"The process of selecting the tone on the guitar is an aesthetic process like any other, so you try a lot of different things. Most of the things I’ve tried I’ve tried in live performances" ~ Jerry Garcia
zambiland wrote:I think it's an optical delusion. Maybe.
Agreed... probably. It sure looks like there's something going on there besides smooth EMG or Bart soapbars though... but swapping in J's doesn't seem like his style. If he wanted to experiment with pickups I think he'd just have a whole new bass made.