#1
Is it safe to play a gitar through a bass amp or will it blow the amp?
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#2
It's usually ok. My friend uses a fender bass amp, and I couldn't tell.
#3
A guitar through a bass amp is fine, but a bass through a guitar amp my risk blowing the speakers because the amp wont be able to handle the lows
#4
Josh Homme played guitar through a bass amp when he was in Kyuss and it sounded fantastic. Kurt Cobain also played guitar through a bass amp on some of the multi-tracked parts on Nevermind.
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#6
i used to play through a behringer BX600 before i got my marshall.
it sounded amasing but the marshall is better. it gives a better bass response
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#8
It's funny people say don't do it, it'll blow your guitar amp playing bass through it
I had a little fender amp...my sister started playing bass...it was absolutely fine...but I wouldn't do it again hearing these guys
#9
My cousin used to play bass through his Peavey Bandit 112 guitar amp and he blew it once when we were practicing. Someone was like "Do you guys smell smoke?" and sue enough, he blew his amp.

Lesson Learned: Don't play bass through a guitar amp.
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#10
you can play bass through a guitar amp if its a decent amp, and ass long as you keep the volume pretty low. But you really have to ve carefull with it or you will shred your speaker to bits. Guitar through a bass amp is fine and some people actually prefer that sound.
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#11
you get super good clean tone when playing through a bass amp


if you have a huge budget get a behringer bx600 for cleans and a line 6 spider 2 for distortion

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