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Bass Amplifier Heads

Bass Amplifiers: How to Choose the Right Bass Amp Rig
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    Peavey Tour 700 Bass Amp Head Peavey Tour 700 Bass Amp Head
    Peavey Tour 700 Bass Amp Head

    With 700W into 4 ohms it's ready for any venue. Class A/B power amp with SmartRail and DDT technologies...

    $499.99
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    $649.99 (save 23%)
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    Behringer Ultrabass BVT4500H 450W Bass Amplifier Head Behringer Ultrabass BVT4500H 450W Bass Amplifier Head
    $279.99
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    Bugera BTX36000 The Nuke 3600W Bass Amp Head Bugera BTX36000 The Nuke 3600W Bass Amp Head
    Bugera BTX36000 The Nuke 3600W Bass Amp Head

    With 2 x 1,800W of stereo power or 3,600W bridged, "The Nuke" is certainly one of the most powerful bass amp...

    $399.99
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    $599.99 (save 33%)
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    Ashdown Rootmaster 220W Bass Head Ashdown Rootmaster 220W Bass Head
    $399.99
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    Bugera BVP5500 550W Tube Bass Amplifier Head Bugera BVP5500 550W Tube Bass Amplifier Head
    Bugera BVP5500 550W Tube Bass Amplifier Head

    With a preamp Drive control it's easy to find any tone you like. And since bassists don't live by watts alone,...

    $399.99
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    $599.99 (save 33%)
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    $342.79
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    Ampeg Micro-VR 200W Bass Amp Head Ampeg Micro-VR 200W Bass Amp Head
    Ampeg Micro-VR 200W Bass Amp Head

    Don't be fooled by its small size; the Ampeg Micro-VR is one compact powerhouse

    $299.99
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    $419.99 (save 29%)
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    Behringer ULTRABASS BX4500H Bass Amp Head Behringer ULTRABASS BX4500H Bass Amp Head
    Behringer ULTRABASS BX4500H Bass Amp Head

    Massive 450-Watt bass amp head with Dynamizer technology, Shape filter, and 5-band EQ offers a broad range of...

    $249.99
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    $374.99 (save 33%)
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    Orange Amplifiers AD Series AD200B 200W Tube Bass Amp Head Orange Amplifiers AD Series AD200B 200W Tube Bass Amp Head
    Orange Amplifiers AD Series AD200B 200W Tube Bass Amp Head

    No frills, no gimmicks, just pure tube-driven bass tone.

    $2,399.00
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    $3,306.00 (save 27%)
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    Eden WTX500 Bass Amp Head Eden WTX500 Bass Amp Head
    Eden WTX500 Bass Amp Head

    Generating 500W at 4 ohms, its Enhance control gives you quick, one-knob tonal adjustments. 3-band EQ with...

    $649.99
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    $890.00 (save 27%)
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  2. Fender Super Bassman 300W Tube Bass Head Fender Super Bassman 300W Tube Bass Head
    $1,799.99
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    $1,542.58
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  3. Markbass Little Mark 250 Bass Amp Head Markbass Little Mark 250 Bass Amp Head
    $449.99
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    $679.99 (save 34%)
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    TC Electronic RH450 Bass Amp Head TC Electronic RH450 Bass Amp Head
    TC Electronic RH450 Bass Amp Head

    The RH450 from TC Electronic gives you the features you're looking for—from an intuitive integrated tuner to...

    $699.00
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  1. Peavey Tour 450 Bass Amp Head Peavey Tour 450 Bass Amp Head
    Peavey Tour 450 Bass Amp Head

    You get big wattage plus tone-shaping tools like bright and low-cut switches, active high and low shelving...

    $399.99
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  2. Markbass Bass Multiamp Mono 500W Bass Head with Effects Markbass Bass Multiamp Mono 500W Bass Head with Effects
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    Ampeg SVT-VR Vintage Reissue 300 Watt SVT Amp Head Ampeg SVT-VR Vintage Reissue 300 Watt SVT Amp Head
    Ampeg SVT-VR Vintage Reissue 300 Watt SVT Amp Head

    The SVT...The Sound of Rock 'n' Roll! 1970's era "Blue-Line" SVT Reissue Head. Authentic Rocker Switches,...

    $2,199.99
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    $3,079.99 (save 29%)
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  4. Ampeg Heritage Series SVT-CL 2011 300W Tube Bass Amp Head Ampeg Heritage Series SVT-CL 2011 300W Tube Bass Amp Head
    Ampeg Heritage Series SVT-CL 2011 300W Tube Bass Amp Head

    "Premium" hardly covers it.

    $2,399.99
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    $3,359.99 (save 29%)
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    $2,056.78
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  1. EBS TD660 660W Bass Guitar Amplifier Head EBS TD660 660W Bass Guitar Amplifier Head
    $1,999.95
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  2. Trace Elliot AH600-7 600W 7-Band Bass Head Trace Elliot AH600-7 600W 7-Band Bass Head
    $1,099.99
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    EBS Reidmar 250W Portable Bass Head EBS Reidmar 250W Portable Bass Head
    $459.00
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    $799.00 (save 43%)
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  4. Orange Amplifiers OB1-300 300W Analog Bass Amp Head Orange Amplifiers OB1-300 300W Analog Bass Amp Head
    $799.00
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As the bass guitarist, you play one of the key roles in the band. Your sound gives rhythm and character to every song, so you know how important it is to get the most out of your instrument. The bass guitar itself may be the instrument getting the spotlight, but it would be nothing without its speakers—and the bass amplifier head is the link that ties the two together. Your bass amplifier head 'talks' to the cabinet through two main components: the preamp and the power amp. The preamp is the first stop for the signal coming from your guitar, and its role is to give the sound its tone. Crisp or muddy, deep or brittle, subtle or dramatic—however you want your bass to sound, your preamp adjustments will get it there. Next comes the power amp, boosting the signal's strength to drive the speakers in your cabinet as they transform that electricity into the sound that your audience is clamoring to hear. Acting as the electronic brains of bass guitar configurations, amplifier heads can be made with two different types of circuitry: tube and solid state. The debate between the two is long-standing, and if you are an experienced musician, you've probably already chosen your side. Beginners and the undecided, take note: there are pros and cons to each technology. A tube-based amplifier head uses vacuum tubes that can deliver a richer, warmer sound. Tubes are generally considered to produce tones with greater depth and character. However, tube amps require additional upkeep to maintain the quality of their sound, which can be a serious commitment. Solid-state bass amplifier heads are more reliable overall than tubes, which makes them great for touring since you're less likely to experience a breakdown on the road. The sound produced by solid-state amplifier heads tends to be clearer and more technical, lacking the warmth of a tube model. If you want the best of both worlds, a hybrid bass amplifier head is likely the solution. Hybrids are usually made using tubes on the preamp side, which can take advantage of their unique sonic characteristics to shape the sound. The rich, tube-enhanced signal is then boosted by a solid-state power amp. This combination makes for an amplifier head that's more reliable than an all-tube model, without sacrificing the classic 'tubey' warmth. A wide range of available feature sets make it easy to find the tube, solid-state or hybrid bass amplifier head that's right for you. No matter the size of your speaker stack or your preferences in sounds and tones, there is an amplifier head to suit your individual standards.

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