Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Geddy Lee wishes RotoSound's Swing Bass 66 strings a happy 50th anniversary via video
5:15PM EST | comments (3) |

RotoSoundBritish guitar and bass string manufacturing company RotoSound recently celebrated 50 years since the introduction of their legendary Swing Bass 66 strings. They are the favored strings of many players including Billy Sheehan, John Paul Jones and Rush's Geddy Lee. The RotoSound website posted a video earlier today of Geddy Lee wishing the strings a happy 50th anniversary. You can watch the video below or at this location (thanks simont2112):



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#3 - Posted 10/17/13 @12:37AM by Hemispheres2112 [contact]

As a bass player (and a rabid fan of Geddy Lee), I can say that these strings are certainly the best sounding in my opinion. Although they don't last quite as long (doesn't help that I play sometimes for up to 5 hours a day), I don't know where my tone would be without them! Happy B-Day Rotosound 66 Swing Bass Strings!!!
#2 - Posted 10/16/13 @6:21PM by bucklemyshoe [contact]

Second !!!

Can we run this up to 66 to celebrate ?
#1 - Posted 10/16/13 @5:43PM by zybraman [contact]


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