Thundercat is taking bass pedals and effects to the extreme. One thing is adding a preamp pedal and some gentle comp. You may even mess around with octave pedals, envelope filters or modulation effects, but chance are you have never gone all in the way Thundercat has.
You may like it, or it may be too much, but this is definitely a fresh approach to effects on bass – even to the degree where the role of the instrument changes… For better or worse? Completely up to you. It probably depends on who’s listening