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 Post subject: Sound City B87F 4x12"....but for bass
PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2012 11:04 am 
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Very popular among Entwistle and Noel Redding in the late 60's. I'm still a bit confused as to how you can play bass through a guitar amp/cab, but I guess that's how they did it back in the day (there was no "bass amp").
I've got a p bass with the (cloth jacketed) vintage '62 split coil pup and was really thinking about pulling the trigger on this cab


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(why are Sound City cabs sometimes badged as Hiwatt?)

All those youtube vids I've seen (golden era late 60's/early 70's bassists) seem to back up this philosophy, be it the recorded album, or a live setting - sealed 4x12"s and guitar amp.
I have an SVT tube amp, but I don't know if it's such a good idea to run that through this cab?

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