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Reassigning love.

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by Gremson, Jul 13, 2013.


  1. Gremson

    Gremson

    Mar 22, 2012
    North-Leftern USA
    Anybody ever love a piece of gear, but realize it doesn't suite you?
    I may be drunk. But it's okay. I'm not a supporting member.
    I've got my mom's old Peavey Musician 400 series head. I love it. My mom played the **** out of it through the late 70's and 80's. I recently started using it for my band. The sound is great, but it's too much amp for anything I do. I can't even get it above 9:00 for outdoor gigs, and any venue in town wants to run a DI to FOH.
    I already have a vague idea of what to replace it with, but has anybody else had trouble moving beyond a piece of gear that has sentimental value?
     
  2. tonybassman

    tonybassman

    Jul 27, 2011
    No. You need more beer.
     
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  4. JimmyM

    JimmyM

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps
    Nah, not really.
     
  5. Gremson

    Gremson

    Mar 22, 2012
    North-Leftern USA
    Beer? It's a mint julep night for me!
     
  6. edwinhurwitz

    edwinhurwitz Supporting Member

    May 13, 2003
    Boulder, CO
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: DR Strings, SMS, D-TAR
    Wait a minute. You mean supporting members can't drink? Bummer.
     
  7. nukes_da_bass

    nukes_da_bass Banned

    Feb 19, 2006
    west suburban boston
    You mean the volume knob wont go below 9???
    Amazing!!
     
  8. Floyd Eye

    Floyd Eye Banned

    Feb 21, 2010
    St. Louis
    Mint Jipple = Mint julep made with ripple. -Grady Wilson
     
  9. mazdah

    mazdah

    Jan 29, 2010
    Kalisz, Poland
    Naah man. The volume kno can go from 1 to 7 (or even 10) for a reason. Its totally OK to run volume at 2, no need to cank it up unles you need it. Play the amp!!!
     



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