Nemesis Combo Advice

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Alexander, Aug 13, 2001.

  1. Alexander


    Aug 13, 2001
    Seattle, WA
    I'm upgrading from an Ampeg B50R to another combo in the $500-700 range. I loved the Ampeg, but when placed alongside a drummer and two screaming guitars, it didn't take long to realize I needed more juice...

    I played through a Nemesis 1x15 at a local store and loved the tone. I've seen other configurations and am considering the 2x10, 2x12 and 4x10 as well, although I haven't played through them. So here's a few questions:

    1. Anyone have experience with one of these? If so, is it loud enough to run with a classic rock/blues band in a small-med club? Also, which speaker config is best? I play a Warwick Thumb and love its clarity - don't want to sacrifice that. Reviews I've seen rate the 2x10 very highly, but I can't believe they would keep up.

    2. If not a Nemesis, what are your recommendations for other combos in that price range?

    Thanks for your advice.
  2. Chasarms

    Chasarms Casual Observer

    May 24, 2001
    Saint Louis, MO USA
    If you search for Nemesis, you'll find countless comments on the subject.