I made a little rig. I swept a DiMarzio One pickup across the strings of an Epiphone EB0 bass. I learned things.
I learned mostly that Ethan was right about the pickup location.
Conclusions? Best pickup positions on short-scale bass are at:
25.25" from nut
26.75" (or 27")from nut.
I test an Aurycle kit microphone (a u47 clone, all stock), the Austin ribbon kit (with Cinemag transformer), a Rode NT1-A, and an AKG C12...
Native Instruments is bummin' me out man. I bought a crossgrade bundle of their "Komplete 9" software. I got it from Sweetwate...
Here I talk more about the Kemper Profiler. I go on a bit compared to the last video and show you some different sounds. Here's som...