Rotosound Swing Bass nickel plated bass strings have a more vintage-vibe to them than the regular stainless steel swing bass strings. The slightly softer, smoother tone of the nickel plated Swing Bass strings makes them a good alternative to the punchier-sounding stainless steel.
The most popular Roundwound bass string ever. Rotosound was the first string company to produce this kind of string. Introduced in 1962 it changed the sound of the instrument instantly. The favourite string of many players including Billy Sheehan, John Paul Jones and Geddy Lee. Available in all popular gauges and scale lengths. The steel used to produce these strings is unique, combined with a highly secretive manufacturing process.