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Bass amp for guitar?

Can an electric guitar be played through a bass amp? if so, what are the potential problems with sound or whatever?

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  • abovewater Oct 17, 2007

    If I can play an electric guitar through a bass amp, can i still hook up an effects pedal to it? and would it work? ( for instance if I turn the bass down and the treble up?)

  • abovewater Oct 17, 2007

    So if I can play an electric guitar through a bass amp, can I hook an effects pedal to, like a digitech? and would it work like if I turn down the bass and turn up the treble?



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You can, but not the other way round

Posted on Jan 04, 2013

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    you can, but not the other way round


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Dude you totally can i had the same problem , tony aomi the guitarist from black sabbath got distortion from a bass amp and look hot bad *** that turned out but yea depends on the amp to

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Not sure, i'm in the same boat tho and i'm gonna give it a shot.

Posted on Jun 08, 2008

I sounds unusual at first because many bass amps have a wider range of tone controls(graphic eq,etc.) and some bass cabs actually have a tweeter. Broader freq response but little natural amp distort or breakup. Need boxes.

Posted on Jan 15, 2008

I heard it starts to sound muddier after a while, but I think if you use a EQ pedal it sounds decent, or at most a less muddy sound.

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I say it can! u would get a nice clean sound! acoustic guitar sounds nice through a bass amp!

you probably wouldnt get distortion out of bass amp though! depends on the bass amp! some bass amps have built in effects! e.g distortion

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