A nickel-coated version of Rotosound's best-selling Swing Bass 66 strings. This is the roundwound string that James How and John Entwistle perfected into what was to become the industry standard.
The bright, punchy, high-energy sound of Swing Bass 66 strings is a major part of early rock music history and brought the bass player from the back line to the front of the stage.
Inspired by the penetrating tone of legends such as John Entwistle and Chris Squire, playersworldwide have strung up their bass guitars with Swing Bass 66 strings.
The distinctive sound of our roundwound Swing Bass 66 strings have been used by the bass-world’s biggest hitters such as Jaco Pastorius, Geddy Lee, Billy Sheehan, Noel Redding, Duff McKagan, and John Paul Jones. The bright red silk ends are hard to miss!
As heard on:
The Who | Live at Leeds & Who’s Next
The Jimi Hendrix Experience | Electric Ladyland
Alice Cooper | School’s Out
Guns n’ Roses | Appetite for Destruction
Led Zeppelin | Led Zeppelin III
Rush | Moving Pictures
Queen | A Night At The Opera, A Day at the Races, News of the World, Jazz
David Lee Roth | Eat Em and Smile
Mr Big | Lean Into it
The Jam | In the City
Oasis | What’s the Story, Morning Glory