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Who used the Sunn Coliseum Bass amp?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by BillyB_from_LZ, Apr 5, 2003.

  1. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2000
    Ok, a trip back to the '70s...

    What prominent bassists used the Sunn Coliseum Bass Amp?

    With Beck, Bogert and Appice, Tim Bogert used one (or more) with 4x15 Altec loaded cabinets...dig that tone on BBA and BBA Live!!!! Chris Squire used the Coliseum Lead amp and guitar cabinets. Ox used Coliseum Slaves.

    Who else used the Coliseum Bass head?
  2. rockindoc

    rockindoc Daily Lama

    Jan 26, 2002
    Bonham, Tx
    I'll take a W.A.G. at this one, BillyB. Jack Cassidy?
  3. You covered the guys that I know of that used them.I used one at a couple of gigs back then but couldn't get a tone I liked,it was too dry sounding to me,my Concert Bass head sounded better to me. I probably didn't spend enough time dialing it in.The Ox and Chris Squire had much better luck with them of course.