Friday, March 22, 2019

Amplifiers

Latest News

Barefaced introduces GX, GXII guitar cabs

These 1x10 and 1x12 units feature all-new patent-pending designs.

Nux releases Mighty 20 BT modelling amplifier

This affordable 20-watter is designed to be a practice companion.

Fender launches new guitar, bass amplifiers

The collection includes a Mustang and two Rumble models.

Reviews

Review: Orange Pedal Baby 100

A solid-state, Class A/B slice of power with 100 real watts of citrus-sucking sunshine, designed specifically for the pedal-loving guitarist…

Review: Marshall Studio Series SV20H & SC20C

The Studio Series amps are all about authentic high-power Marshall tone without the earaches. We check out the Plexi-style head and JCM800-inspired combo…

Review: Blackstar Studio 10 EL34, KT88 and 6L6

What difference does a power tube make? We put Blackstar’s smart new trio of 10-watt valve combos to the test and set sail on a transatlantic tone cruise…

Buyer's Guides

Five new electric and bass amplifiers: March 2019

Our favourite new amp and speaker announcements, releases and rumours of the past month.

Essential Guides

All About… Dick Denney

Dartford in Kent can lay claim to making two lasting and profound contributions to guitar music: The Rolling Stones and Vox amplifiers. We profile the man who helped power the pop…

All About… Speakers

All About… Rectification

DIY Workshop

DIY Workshop: Bell & Howell Filmosound Amp Conversion Part Two

Our conversion of the movie-projector amp gets underway, and we show you how to get a vintage amplifier up and running safely.