Which amp do you recommend?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by fitzyp80, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. fitzyp80


    Nov 3, 2012
    Hi guys

    I cant decide between the Peavey tour tnt 115, or the Ibanez Promethean P3115 combo. Have any of you owned these? I play fast indie with a heavy hint of slap funk.
  2. Never owned either but I do play through a Peavey 130 Special with a 12" and even though it is a guitar amp it sounds really nice with my Ibanez 5 string. I think for fast indie the Peavey would work well, the slap funk you would have to work out with the eq and possibly compression. Haven't tried the Promethean but I really like my Peavey especially since it works well for both guitar and bass. But Ibanez is a good company too I love their instruments.
  3. sadasar


    Jan 21, 2012
    Dallas Texas.
    endorsing artist hard luck king guitars and knuckle head strings
    I played an older TNT 115 for a while and loved it.
  4. Ibanez Bassist

    Ibanez Bassist

    Jan 30, 2010
    US of A
    I have the Tour TKO 115 and it is incredible so I’m sure his big brother is just as good or better.. Great amp very versatile with sounds.. strong, loud..
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  6. UrsaMinor


    Jun 10, 2012
    Knoxville, TN
    I agree with the other guys. I played a TKO 115 at church for a little while, and it was a decent amp! Don't get me wrong, you can buy better stuff, but Peavey has always had a solid reputation for making gear that others refer to as "TANKS".
  7. arai


    Jul 16, 2007
    I tnt is a great amp. But heavy. I have played the Promethean and I like the tone better and it is lighter.
  8. Kmonk


    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan Strings
    I've owned one Peavey combo and wasn't happy with it. I couldn't get enough punch or bottom end out of it.
  9. Ibanez Bassist

    Ibanez Bassist

    Jan 30, 2010
    US of A
    Which one did you own ? was it one of their new models ?
    just curious because I find nothing wrong with their new TKO and TNT but as mentioned above there are better amps out there..