Peavey VYPYR VIP Series
Press Release
With the Vypyr VIP series, Peavey introduces the world’s first amp that contains Bass guitar,
Acoustic guitar and Electric guitar amplifier models. With Peavey’s Variable Instrument Input™,
a single amp can provide amplification for a variety of instrument types.

“With the new Vypyr VIP series we’ve pulled out all the stops,” noted Peavey CEO, Hartley
Peavey. “The Vypyr line has been a tribute to our ongoing commitment to innovation. The Vypyr
VIP series continues that tradition with an unrivaled feature set and almost endless tonal

Peavey uses a combination of powerful 32-bit, floating-point SHARC® processors and patented
TransTube® analog circuitry to create the best sounding modeling amplifiers available. Thanks
to the Vypyr VIP’s new acoustically ported semi-closed back enclosures, each model sounds
both full and “present”. Guitarists have access to over 50 amp, instrument and stompbox
models as well as rack style effects, enabling endless options for creativity and a whole new
range of tonal possibilities.

Vypyr’s new USB bi-directional data and audio port provides an easy way for users to connect
to a computer and record, access the Vypyr Edit software and store presets, get lessons, and practice to backing tracks. The Vypyr VIP series also includes a MIDI port for use with
Sanpera® foot controllers and firmware updates.

The Vypyr VIP series consists of three combos: the 20-Watt VIP 1, the 40-Watt VIP 2, and the
100-Watt VIP 3. With Peavey’s PowerSponge™ variable power, players can adjust the power
output to suit any playing situation. Other staples like a built-in chromatic tuner, on-board looper
with Sanpera pedal control, studio quality headphone out, and much more round out its
extensive array of features.

Find out more about the Vypryr VIP series, Peavey’s most technologically advanced line of pro
amplifiers, at