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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.

Atomic Amps + Studio Devil = Amplifire

Written on March 17, 2014 at 1:00 pm, by Jon


Atomic Amplifiers & Studio Devil have joined forces to create a new amp modelling pedal/desktop unit called the Amplifire. Atomic Amps are well known for creating active speaker cabinets used by guitar/bass players that prefer amp modelling units such as …

MusikMesse 2014: BluGuitar presents Amp1

Written on March 13, 2014 at 10:24 am, by Jon

BluGuitar-Amp1
BluGuitar is the new brand from renowned guitarist Thomas Blug. Thomas is introducing his new BluGuitar Amp1 guitar amplifier system At Musikmesse 2014 in Hall 4.0, Stand H10.

Amp1 is a fully analogue guitar amp with four channels amplified by …

Suhr release the 50 Watt SL-67 Head

Written on March 11, 2014 at 12:51 pm, by Jon


Suhr have announced a 50 Watt version of the SL-68 handwired amp called the SL-67, check out Pete Thorn’s amazing demo above.

Housed in a “small box” enclosure, the SL-67 is light, portable, and built to deliver the complete range

Gear demo: Randall RG13 Pedal/Amplifier

Written on March 10, 2014 at 3:13 pm, by Jon


The Randall RG13 is a 3 Channel, 1 watt High Gain FET Solid State Guitar Floor-Pedal/Amplifier with Switchable FX Loop, Volume Boost function, external 9v pedal power jack, 1/8″ Stereo Media input, Headphone output,Speaker emulated XLR direct output with ground …

Epiphone Limited Edition 75th Anniversary Inspired by “1939” Century Amp

Written on March 5, 2014 at 10:47 am, by Jon

epiphone Century Amp
Step aside Fender Pawn Shop this Century Amp from Epiphone is the most retro amp I’ve ever seen, it looks like an old “wireless”! I’d love to check this one out.

The Ltd. Edition 75th Anniversary Inspired by “1939” Century

Orange to Release Limited Edition White Amps

Written on February 27, 2014 at 9:14 am, by Jon

Orange LTD White
Press Release
Orange Amplification are launching a limited edition white finish of their Rockerverb guitar amp heads and combos, Thunderverb 200 and 50 heads and legendary PPC412 and the more compact PPC212 Speaker Enclosures.

For a limited time only, these …

NAMM 2014: New Egnater TOL 60 Amp & OD/Dist Pedals

Written on February 26, 2014 at 10:26 am, by Jon


Thank you to Premier Guitar for apparently being the only people in the world to actually visit the Egnater booth at NAMM 2014, seriously what happened? I haven’t even seen a single press release about Egnater in so long and …

Music Man Amps are making a comeback

Written on February 24, 2014 at 2:52 pm, by Jon

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I’m not old enough to remember Music Man amps being available as they were shut down in 1984, a good 4 years before I even picked up my first guitar, but I have seen a lot of people with a …

Tom Quayle demonstrates the Brunetti Mercury with an original 50′s Strat

Written on February 20, 2014 at 9:16 am, by Jon


Brunetti Amplifiers are designed and manufactured in Italy and make some amazing sounding amplifiers from what I have seen on YouTube. Unfortunately I haven’t seen any in Australia to test myself but I think Tom Quayle’s demonstration above using an …

Peavey all new ValveKing Amplifier Series

Written on February 19, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon


Peavey’s ValveKing series of amplifers have always been the budget all tube amps that many beginners move to after their first practice amp. With the advances in technology packed into rival budget amps over recent years the ValveKing series has …