PROS: Great sound, tons of volume, portable, lightweight and compact.
CONS: Limited speaker connectivity.
PRICE: $679 (head only)
Since the earliest days of the electric bass guitar, players have desired a balance of portability and sound. Genz Benz’s Shuttle 6.2 captures those qualities in a modern package.
It’s quite small, about 3/4 the size of a rack unit, and weighs in at under four pounds. Its Class D design is very efficient, meaning high audio quality with a small size. There’s plenty of power; at 8 ohms, it’s pushing out 375 watts, at 4 ohms, 600 watts. A 12AX7 is in the preamp stage warming up the signal. Continue reading