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Five of the best amps from Summer NAMM 2019

From vintage reissues to digital modellers, these are our picks of the best amps from Summer NAMM 2019 in Nashville.

Summer NAMM 2019: Meet the Kemper Profiler Stage, a floor-based version...

The most accurate and realistic digital guitar amplifier on earth gets scaled down to a multi-effects sized floorboard.

Summer NAMM 2019 Video: Daniel Donato plays the Blackstar HT Club...

The Nashville native shows off the Northamptonshire company's American-inspired new combo


Review: Blackstar Super Fly

Blackstar hits the streets with a beefed-up version of its revolutionary mini amp designed for the busking crowd…

Review: Fuchs Audio Technology Blackjack 21 MKII combo

With a reputation for superior tone, no-frills design and a client list that would be the envy of any amplifier manufacturer, Andy Fuchs knows a thing or two about high-end tube amplification. Here’s a model from the Fuchs stable that you don’t need to be rock royalty to afford…

Review: IK Multimedia iRig Micro Amp

IK Multimedia moves its AmpliTube app into the micro-amp arena with its target set on the Fly. Can it create a similar buzz?

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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

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DIY Workshop

DIY Workshop: Bell & Howell Filmosound Amp Conversion (Part Three)

We return to our Filmosound projector amplifier-conversion project for a third instalment – and things suddenly take an unexpected twist…