PG's Joe Coffey is On Location in Van Nuys, CA, for the 2009 LA
Amp Show where he visits the Fender area. In this video segment, we get
to see and hear from Fender's little '57 Champ.
The '57 Champ
is a small but mighty tone machine crafted within the their '57 Tweed
series. It is an all-tube 5 watt comb with a 8" Weber Alnico speaker.
It features a 6V6GT power tube, 12AX7 preamp tube and 5Y3GT rectifier
tube. It is covered in the traditional lacquered tweed and is
hand-wired with two inputs. This little tone monster has been used by
Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash, Keith Richards and countless others during