Gear Review: D’Addario Nylon Tapewound Strings

I’m always amazed with the difference a new set of strings can make on your bass.  From the bright zing of a new set of Steel Wounds to the thump of a set of Flats, strings allow us to dramatically change our tone in a quick, easy way.  My preference has mainly been Nickel Round Wounds, though I have always felt they are just a tad bit brighter than I like, especially when brand new.  While I do enjoy playing flats from time to time, I often find them lacking the tone I desire as well.  For these reason’s I decided to give D’Addario’s new Nylon Tapewounds a try. read more