The SX series has been perfected over the years and includes our solid state tube emulation and Smart Effects switching.
The Acoustic series provides amplification for acoustic instruments and includes microphone and play back channels for the all in one amplifier and PA system when needed.
1947), making record players and battery-powered radios. The body was the squashed Strat with a lower horn slightly thicker than the Eldorados. The bridge/tailpiece assembly was covered in chrome.
Music instrument cases followed, and about 1949 or ? In about 1960, Alamo branched out into solidbody electric Spanish guitars, with the Texan. designs and the hyperbole in the catalog copy, I suspect these were mostly a complete overhaul in ? The sort of frumpy shape of the Fiesta gave way to variation on a groovy hybrid between a Strat and a Jazzmaster, with double cutaway horns, sort of squashed outwards. The Titan bass that year came in three finishes: Model 2593 in sunburst, Model 2594 in blond, and Model 2597 in cherry.
The Model 2598 (9.50) was a stoptail in red cherry.
The Model 2598T (9.50) came outfitted with an original Bigsby vibrato. 5 Artist Line included our old friends, the Titan Mark I and Mark II.
This month we wrap up our saga of the Alamo by picking up with the new guitar line offered in 1965. 5, Alamo basically divided its guitars and basses into three groups; the Professional Line, the Artist Line and the Fiestas. 5 Professionals included the Titan bass, the Eldorado bass and the Eldorado guitar.
Alamo, as you recall, was originally set up by Southland Music and Charles Eilenberg after World War II (ca. The Titan bass (9.50) continued to have a hollow-core construction. cutout, a single middle pickup and volume and tone controls.
The all tube 100 watt Legacy 3 series, designed with and used by Steve Vai, provides 3 channels of Steve's signature sound and versatility for any player.After the year prefix, these models us a code digit of "9", indicating a set-neck model bass.Welcome to Velvet Black, dedicated to the remembrance of those old bass and guitar amplifiers, designed by Peter Traynor, and manufactured by Yorkville Sound Ltd. When you want to add a link from your web site to Velvet Black, please read this.Many green board models have excessive noise in the reverb circuit, as the signal is inserted into the reverb after the master volume.The later circuit boards are cream or tan colored and sound "brighter" or more treble-oriented, with the reverb situated before the Master volume.