“It didn’t take long at all for me to find tone that I enjoyed, like all the Markbass equipment I’ve dabbled in. The most fun that I had was playing with the tube and solid state blend while adjusting the gain pot. Doing this gave a range of slight overdriven bass sounds which I haven’t really come across in other Markbass products… Other than my extreme gain adventures, playing a Fender Jazz Bass through the combination left me with natural and true tones that seeped from the wood through the copper and paper to my ear drums. There was plenty of room to crank the volume without any distortion to fetter the majestic sound of my bass!
The role of the Classic 152 in this was to provide surprisingly clear and precise tone for 15 inch speakers. Larger speakers have a tendency to be muddy and unresponsive to higher frequencies, you have no idea how great it was to have the balls o f 15 inch speakers without the slop.
I’ve always liked the Markbass idea because through full tube rigs or hybrid/solid state amplifiers that colour tone, you never get to experience the true tones of your instrument, and let your own expression and attack do the colouring. The Little Mark Tube/Classic 152 matrimony is a match made in heaven, both equally successful in their own right, and only more powerful in union.”
Markbass top-artist Stu Hamm plays his interpretation of Led Zeppelin classic "Going To California" using his STU Amp 1000 and MB Classic 152 SH cabinet.
Markbass artist Marco Micheli plays "In Your Own Sweet Way" solo using his Markacoustic AC 101H combo. Doublebass by Cristiano Scipioni captured by a dynamic mic SM58 and David Gage Realist pickup directly connected to the two channels of the AC 101H. product info: http://www.markbass.it/product-detail/ac-101-h/
"Economia circolare", the new video from Markbass artist Marco Bachi and our friends of Gaudats Junk band Band feat. Effenberg for Legambiente! Enjoy and share!!!
Markbass artist Marco Micheli (feat. Paolo Birro on piano) plays "Moon and sand" using his Markacoustic AC 101H combo. Doublebass captured by a dynamic mic SM58 directly connected to the AC 101H. http://www.markbass.it/product-detail...
Markbass artist Marco Micheli (feat. Paolo Birro on piano) plays "Like someone in love" using his Markacoustic AC 101H combo. Doublebass captured by a dynamic mic SM58 directly connected to the AC 101H.
Markbass artist Evan Marien plays a classic from Jaco using his Nano Mark 300 and New York 121.
As part of percussionist Martin Verdonk’s Master Sessions Youtube Channel here the episode about a new exciting project with Markbass Artist Lorenzo Feliciati: Skunk Funk International-a tribute to the music of Brecker Brothers.
Markbass artist Alana Alberg plays Sir Duke (bass cover) by Stevie Wonder.