Got myself a EBS MicroBassII. Amazing sound. With this and my my old SansAmp DI i Cover a lot of sounds. Outboard Preamp/DI box Can be used as an active DI box, a one or two channel preamp, instrument switcher or blender. Two channels, sound shaping from high end solid-state types to distorted timbres using the tube emulation circuitry. It has effects loop for other effect pedals or for mixing in an external audio source such as CD player for rehearsal purposes. Balanced output has a speaker simulator option. Two footswitches control mute and channel operation/switching. Headphones output, battery low indicator, link and master outputs, bass, sweepable midrange, treble, bright and edge filters, drive and effects mix controls.