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Archon Amplifier from PRS Guitars

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  • Amps
• September 26, 2014

A new 50 watt version of PRS Guitars' Archon Amplifier maintains the original 100-watt version's lush gain and unique clean channel. With 50 watts (switchable to 25), the Archon 50 breaks up at a lower volume, resulting in a more classically driven tone than its predecessor. The added option of 6L6 or EL34 power tubes allows players to further personalize the tone and feel of the Archon 50/25. Now offered as a head or a 1x12 combo.

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Hughes & Kettner 30th Anniversary NOS Limited Edition TubeMeisters

MMR •
  • Amps
• September 26, 2014

For Hughes & Kettner's 30th Anniversary, the company is producing a Limited Edition 30th Anniversary Series of its groundbreaking TubeMeister range. The amps – which are set to be available as TubeMeister 18 Head and TubeMeister 36 Head models – all feature Soviet “New Old Stock” EL84 power tubes that were built long before Hughes & Kettner was founded.

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VOX Limited Edition Two Tone Custom ACTV

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  • Amps
• September 24, 2014

Covered in a retro chic two-tone color scheme, this amp recreates one of VOX’s most coveted and short-lived designs for the AC Series, originally introduced in the 1960s. The classic reissued lineup consists of three models: 4W, 15W and 30W. The VOX custom AVTV limited Two-Tone amplifiers are available in both blue/cream and maroon/cream two-tone vinyl covering for a limited time at select retailers.

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Roland Blues Cube Artist and Stage Models

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  • Amps
• July 15, 2014

The Blues Cube Artist and Blues Cube Stage are two new 1x12 combo amplifiers featuring Roland’s unique Tube Logic design, designed to deliver the rich sound and musical touch response of finely tuned vintage tube combos along with convenient modern features and reduced weight for easy portability.

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Roland CUBE-10GX

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  • Amps
• July 14, 2014

The CUBE-10GX is a compact amp designed for beginning players or any guitarist looking for a small amp for practice, jamming, and recording. The CUBE-10GX also offers a unique sound customization feature, allowing users to swap out different COSM amp types with the free CUBE KIT app running on their smart phone or tablet. The CUBE-10GX is equipped with 10 watts of power and a custom-designed 8-inch speaker. Roland’s superior CUBE construction standard provides sound quality and durability that far exceeds other amps in its class, with rigid cabinetry, heavy-duty corner protectors, and more.

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Ampeg BA Series Bass Combos Redesigned

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  • Amps
• April 8, 2014
Ampeg BA Series Bass Combo Amp series introduces five new models – the BA-108, BA-110, BA-112, BA-115 and BA-210. Featuring front-facing controls and a true 60-degree monitoring angle that provides increased clarity, the new cab design has performing in mind. Additionally, the all-new Bass Scrambler™ overdrive circuit delivers a classic tube-like grind. Retail: BA-108 $139.99 […] Read More...

Peavey Headliner 1000 Bass Head

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  • Amps
• March 17, 2014

The Headliner 1000 is a new rack-mountable bass amplifier head with matching enclosures, all in a 10-pound package. The Headliner 1000 features a seven-band graphic EQ spaced at optimized frequencies, with each slider providing 15 dB of cut and boost to provide comprehensive tone shaping frequencies optimized for bass guitar. Players can use the graphic EQ in conjunction with the low and high shelving-type tone controls or bypass the graphic EQ entirely. A built-in optical Compressor includes level control and bypass, while the Crunch feature adds a vintage tube effect  The Headliner features a built-in XLR direct interface and an active/passive pickup switch that compensates for active instrument inputs.

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PRS Guitars Archon Amplifier

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  • Amps
• January 13, 2014

The new PRS Archon’s lead channel was designed with five gain stages before the master volume, delivering full distortion, while the clean channel is built with ample headroom in mind. Features include four 6L6GC Power Tubes; six 12AX7 Preamp Tubes; Volume, Treble, Middle, Bass, and Master Volume Controls for each channel; Global Presence and Depth Controls; Series Effects Loop; Fixed Bias (Adjustable); 4, 8, 16 Ohm Selection; and Black Tolex with Charcoal Burst Maple Fascia.

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Orange Dual Dark Amplifier Series

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  • Amps
• January 13, 2014

The all-new Orange Dual Dark Series is a range of high-end dual channel amps, with a new voicing for Channel A (Channel B is has the voicing of the “Dark Terror” tone). Launching at NAMM are the 50-Watt and 100-Watt versions, with footswitchable attenuators and Orange’s signature low impedance effects loop design. The Dual Dark 50 has an output that can be switched to 50 or 25 Watts. Output on the Dual Dark 100 can be switched to 100, 70, 50 or 30 Watts. Both amps come with standard EL34s fitted.

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Galaxy Audio G-Series Amplifiers

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  • Amps
• January 13, 2014

The G-SERIES power amplifiers have been designed to provide efficiency, dynamics and reliability at an affordable price for a variety of fixed and mobile audio applications. The G-SERIES amplifiers are available in three models, G-440, G-850, and G-1200, equipped with an LED display system. XLR and TRS 1/4" jacks included, with twist-lock connectors for power outs.

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Fender ’65 Deluxe Reverb and ’57 Deluxe Updates

Fender ’65 Deluxe Reverb and ’57 Deluxe Updates

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  • Amps
• December 13, 2013

The 22-watt ’65 Deluxe Reverb Head amp in classic Black features two 6V6 Groove Tubes output tubes, one 5AR4 rectifier tube, four 12AX7 preamp tubes, two 12AT7 tubes, dual channels (normal and vibrato), tube-driven Fender reverb, tube vibrato, and two-button footswitch for reverb and vibrato one-off. The original Fender Deluxe™ of the 1950s was a medium-powered amp designed to let guitarists hold their own in small groups. As part of Fender’s prestigious Custom series of all-tube amps with hand-wired circuitry and premium components, the ’57 Deluxe is also available in head form.

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VOX Night Train G2 Amplifiers

VOX Night Train G2 Amplifiers

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  • Amps
• October 29, 2013

The new Night Train G2 series includes the 15 Watt NT15H-G2 and 50 Watt NT50H-2G amplifier heads, plus the 15 Watt NT15C1-G2 - the first ever combo amp with the Night Train name. Optional matching cabinets are also available. The overall sound has been enhanced, featuring full tube tone in a class AB design. The pre-amp is driven by with three 12AX7 tubes; the power amp boasts two EL84 tubes on the NT15H-G2/NT15C1-G2 and two EL34 tubes on the NT50H-G2.

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