Dismiss Notice

Welcome to TalkBass.com!

Register your free account to unlock features including:

  • Post messages or start new discussions
  • Send private messages to other members
  • Upload images and video to our gallery
  • Enter free giveaways
  • Get rid of this notice, and much more :)

Ashdown ABM 500 Evo III or GK 700rb II?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by stephen3547, Apr 4, 2014.

  1. I would use the amp in a band with me on bass, a singer, and a drummer. The sound I'm going for is characterized by a lot of clarity, warmth, and emphasis on the midrange.

    For cabs I was looking at the Ashdown ABM Neo 210 or the GK Neo 112
  2. SanDiegoHarry

    SanDiegoHarry Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2014
    San Diego, CA
    You don't want the either amp for "midrange emphasis". GK's bread and butter is more of the mid scooped sound, and that ashdown seem to do the same (I own 2 GK and one Ashdown head)

    My GB Shuttle 6.2 seems to have more midrange presence (Set flat, of course) than my other heads.

    Man, I have too many heads.

  3. Thankfully both of the amps I asked about have EQs
  4. grenadilla


    Aug 22, 2011
    Ashdown are more warm with more low mids (usually). G K usually have more upper mids. Both are great amps.
  5. Sponsored by:

Play guitar too? Become a founding member of TalkGuitar.com