Saturday, September 21, 2019

Latest News

Yamaha announces the THR-II series

The series builds on the features of the THR amplifiers.

BluGuitar releases the AMP1 Iridium Edition

The pedalboard amp is ‘uncompromisingly metal-voiced’.

Victory Amplification launches Richie Kotzen RK100 Custom Limited Edition

Limited to 20 pieces, signed by Kotzen himself.


Review: Blackstar amPlug 2 Fly Guitar & Bass

Blackstar brings its small-amp knowhow to the popular amPlug range – could these be the best headphone amps on the planet?

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…

Buyer's Guides

12 best portable amplifiers for electric and acoustic guitars

Our roundup of the best portable amps covers a variety of products designed to make your electric and/or acoustic guitar heard while you’re out and about.

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 Three)

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