Hear Fender’s two new ’68 Custom amps in action

The new tube amps sport some throwback features and Celestion speakers.

Fender has released new demos featuring Mason Stoops for two new tube combo models: the ’68 Custom Pro Reverb and the ’68 Custom Vibro Champ. Both of these amps were announced back in January.

’68 Custom Pro Reverb

This 40-watt tube combo features a single 12-inch Celestion Neo Creamback speaker, a single channel, and two inputs. Controls for the main amplification circuitry include volume, treble, middle and bass, as well as a bright switch. You can also dial in the amount of reverb, as well as the speed and intensity of the amp’s tremolo.

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The amp lists for $1,299.99 / £1,349 / €1,499.

’68 Custom Vibro Champ

This 5-watt amplifier is geared for home use, practice and gigs where you don’t need to be particularly loud. It’s fitted with a 10-inch Celestion speaker, and comes with in-built tremolo and hall reverb. Amp controls are a stripped back set: just volume, treble and bass present here, as well as knobs for the amount of reverb and the speed and intensity of the tremolo.

It lists for $749.99 / 799 / €899.

Find out more about both amps at Fender.com.

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