was still pretty lean in the bass amps department, as was the case
for most of the early 60's. In those days, the importance of
defining low frequencies for bass guitar were unrealized, so
bassists generally used the same pickups and amplifiers as
guitarists. However, the tide began to turn as the 60's
started, and by the end of the decade, there would be an assortment
of amplification dedicated to bass guitar.