Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Spandexwarryor, Aug 9, 2001.

  1. Spandexwarryor

    Spandexwarryor Guest

    Aug 9, 2001
    ampeg amps have the coolest features I've seen so far
  2. really?
  3. EString

    EString Guest

    Nov 20, 2000
    Los Altos, CA
    Why did you feel the need to tell us this?
  4. hyperlitem

    hyperlitem Guest

    Jul 25, 2001
    Indianapolis, IN
    i disagree with this. I have tried tons of amps and i think they are pretty featureless. Ive played some amps that had a million and 1 useless features. Ampegs have amazing tone, and shaping abilities, but nothing special. They are good, not tons of features though.
  5. EString

    EString Guest

    Nov 20, 2000
    Los Altos, CA
    Well, what do you expect? It's his first post.
  6. Luis Fabara

    Luis Fabara

    Aug 13, 2000
    Ecuador (South America)
    Audio Pro - Ecuador
    Im going to say:

    "Carvins are good"
  7. mikemulcahy


    Jun 13, 2000
    The Abyss
    Is this the part where I'm supposed to say FiElDy RuLEz?


    Mike:D :D :D
  8. hyperlitem

    hyperlitem Guest

    Jul 25, 2001
    Indianapolis, IN
    dude the only thing that could make fieldy a better bassist is it he cut out that whole 5 string jazz and went to the newest coolest trend of 2 strings. The presidents of the united states of america brought that into popularity, along with their 3 string guitars. As everyone knows the amazing musicianship, everyone should switch from 4,5,6,7 strings to 2 strings.
  9. Chasarms

    Chasarms Casual Observer

    May 24, 2001
    Saint Louis, MO USA
    The second string is a really a crutch. Anyone worth their salt as a player can make due with just one.

    And as for the original statement, read up hyper. IT wasn't stated that Ampegs have the most features. He said they have the coolest. Maybe he likes the color of the knobs better than any other. Maybe his frame of reference is a 1981 Kasino Snake Eyes and a Crate 30 watter. I don't know. But its ok for him to like Ampegs.
  10. FalsehoodBass

    FalsehoodBass Guest

    Jul 22, 2001
    Denver, CO
    the guy only uses 2 of his 6 strings anyway.. low B (or whatever it's tuned to) and high C.. the rest are just there to make it look like he's doing a lot of work.
  11. vstarvid

    vstarvid Guest

    Aug 9, 2001
    North Houston, Texas
    I don't know that I would agree that ampeg has the coolest features ever. It's an opinion,m though, so I can't say that he's wrong. I would think that the new mo' bass by swr sure seems to have a lot of knobs, though I haven't ever messed around with one so I don't know. But I would tend to believe that swr does make the best bass amplification equipment around. And though true, they don't offer a lot in sound modification aside from an incredible eq.
  12. Old Blue

    Old Blue Guest

    Mar 18, 2000
    Ampeg has the most important feature - tone.
  13. Funkster

    Funkster Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA

    AMEN!!!! :D