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Look! My Alembic Essence and Ampeg Stack

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Frank Orlando, Nov 29, 2003.

  1. Frank Orlando

    Frank Orlando

    Dec 21, 2002
    Fort Myers
    If you are looking for the ultimate in tone, try pairing up an Alembic bass with an Ampeg amp!! I am using an Alembic Essence going through an Ampeg stack. The Essence is a short scale and man... what a sound. I am using it with Ampeg 4x10SVT and 1x15SVT cabinets topped with an SVTII. Go to my band's website www.mediacrime.com to see this set up. I wish I did this 30 years ago!!!

  2. Petebass


    Dec 22, 2002
    QLD Australia
    I played the Alembic Essence 5 at the Australian Alembic launch. It was magnificent. You're a lucky man!
  3. Frank Orlando

    Frank Orlando

    Dec 21, 2002
    Fort Myers
    I haven't tried a 5 string yet. I want to get another short scale 4 string Alembic first so I have a back up. My present back up is an Ampeg AEB-1 which I had a Musicman Stingray active tone circuit installed. It sounds nice but I'm hooked on the Alembic sound.