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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.

MusikMesse 2015: Orange Amplification Introduce New Rockerverb MKIII Series

Written on April 15, 2015 at 9:52 pm, by Jon

More big news from Orange Amplifiers for MusikMesse 2015!

Press Release
Orange Amplification is proud to announce the launch of the third generation of its British built Rockerverb Series guitar amplifiers. This latest incarnation, the Orange Rockerverb MKIII, sees the …

Carl Martin Announce Signature “Greg Howe’s Lick Box” Pedal

Written on April 9, 2015 at 9:15 pm, by Jon

carl martin lick box
I must be out of touch at the moment because I haven’t heard even a whisper about Greg Howe working on a new pedal but here it is, the Carl Martin “Greg Howe’s Lick Box” which is certainly a unique …

DV Mark Multiamp FG – Frank Gambale Signature Amp

Written on March 21, 2015 at 10:57 pm, by Jon

DV Mark Multiamp FG
There’s not a lot of info on the DV Mark website about the special edition Multiamp FG other than that the tones of Frank Gambale’s signature amp called Ampli-tude are now added to the virtual amps, effects, features and programmability …

Eddie Van Halen demonstrates the EVH 5150IIIS

Written on March 19, 2015 at 7:59 pm, by Jon

You’ve all seen gear demos on YouTube, there are literally thousands of people demonstrating guitar products these days. This however is something very special, one of my guitar heroes and original inspirations for playing guitar and in my opinion one …

NAMM 2015: Duesenberg Announce The Berlin Amplifier & Cabinet

Written on February 11, 2015 at 9:29 pm, by Jon

duesenberg berlin
I don’t understand why I’m not reading more about this amp on other guitar sites, this is the coolest looking amp I’ve seen released in a long time but I have to say I had no idea Duesenberg were even …

NAMM 2015: Randall Release New RD DIAVLO Combos

Written on February 9, 2015 at 8:17 pm, by Jon

randall rd diavlo
The Mike Fortin designed Randall DIAVLO tube heads and combos were announced at NAMM 2013 and helped to relaunch Randall as a brand. This year at NAMM 2015 Randall have announced an updated version of the 5 watt combo which …

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 …