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Category Archives: Guitar Amplifiers

Guitar Amplifiers are incredibly important to us electric guitarists, here you will find all the latest news on amplification developments whether that is tube amps, solid state amps or modelling amps.

NAMM 2015: Marshall 2555x Silver Jubilee Reissue

Written on January 25, 2015 at 10:32 pm, by Jon

marshall silver jubilee reissue
“The Silver Jubilee Series was created in 1987 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the founding of Marshall Amplification and the 50th year of Jim Marshall being in the music business. The limited edition, all-valve Silver Jubilee amplifiers looked stunning …

Suhr Bella – A Portable Pedal Platform Amplifier

Written on January 23, 2015 at 8:55 pm, by Jon

Suhr Bella
Bella is a portable, American voiced, hand-wired, all-tube amplifier from Suhr. It has been designed to be a grab-n-go amplifier and a great platform for using with effects pedals. The Suhr Bella is powered by two 6L6GC power tubes …

NAMM 2015: Peavey Classic 20 MH Mini Head Amplifier

Written on January 22, 2015 at 8:53 pm, by Jon

classic 20 MH
And one more from Peavey, yet another minification of one of their classic amps the Peavey Classic 30 designed by legendary amp and effects designer James Brown (not THAT James Brown).

The lunchbox version is called the Peavey Classic 20 …

NAMM 2015: Peavey announce 20 Watt 6505 MH Mini Head Amplifier

Written on January 22, 2015 at 8:32 pm, by Jon

peavey 6505 mh
Peavey have caught the minification bug, or maybe they are catching on to a trend that seems to have stuck around longer than I expected. The might 6505 from Peavey has been a Metal industry standard when it comes to …

NAMM 2015: Peavey 50th Anniversary Commerative Amps

Written on January 22, 2015 at 8:19 pm, by Jon

peavey 6505+ 50th anniversary
So many anniversary milestones this year! PRS, ESP, Dunlop and now Peavey. For the 50th or Golden Anniversary Peavey are releasing two limited-edition blinged-up amplifiers, the 50th anniversary commemorative 6505® Plus head, and the 50th anniversary commemorative Classic® 30 112 …

NAMM 2015: Diamond & Soldano Collaborate on the 327SD Amp Head

Written on January 21, 2015 at 8:57 pm, by Jon

diamond soldano 327SD
It may not be the first time Mike Soldano has collaborated on an amp, he recently collaborated and designed amplifiers with Jet City Amplification, but this is the first time he has collaborated on a high end boutique amplifier company …

Panama Shaman Series Tube Amps

Written on January 21, 2015 at 8:45 pm, by Jon

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Press Release

PANAMA GUITARS is proud to announce the launch of its Shaman Series of All-Tube Guitar Amplifiers. Starting at $699.99, the all-tube Shaman Series is designed for maximum tonal flexibility with no sacrifices.

The SHAMAN 20 is designed to …

NAMM 2015: Eminence Tomo Fujita Signature Speaker TF-1250

Written on January 18, 2015 at 9:38 pm, by Jon

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Press Release
Eminence has teamed up with long time Eminence endorsing artist Tomo Fujita to create a unique 12” guitar speaker with vintage American tone: the TF-1250.

A touch sensitive, bright and chimey vintage American tone with tight, punchy lows …

NAMM 2015: Eminence Team Up With Eric Johnson Again – EJ-1240

Written on January 18, 2015 at 9:18 pm, by Jon

Eminence EJ-1240
The original Eminence EJ-1250 was designed to offer a truly vintage sounding speaker using modern, readily available components. Eric wanted to make the speaker more versatile and more affordable for the end user so he and George Alessandro set about …

NAMM 2015: Randall Thrasher 50 Head

Written on January 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm, by Jon

randall thrasher 50
Randall Amplifiers have had a good year with their Mike Fortin designed Thrasher series of tube amps. Now for NAMM 2015 Randall are announcing a new 50 watt version of their flagship Thrasher 100 head called, unsurprisingly, the Thrasher 50