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Mesa/Boogie Subway D-800 & Subway Ultra-Lite Cabinets Review

February 26, 2016
Mesa/Boogie unveils a class-D powerhouse for bassists that delivers big sounds from a svelte, lightweight package.
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NAMM '16 - Marshall Amplification Code Series Amps & 2525 Mini Jubilee Demos

February 23, 2016
The British amp outfit shows off a line of flexible new modeling amps, and an homage to the brand's popular late-'80s tube series.
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NAMM '16 - Yamaha RevStar and THR100H Dual Demos

January 23, 2016
See and hear the company's new 6-string that's influenced by their past and motorcycles.
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Quilter Labs Announces the 101 Mini Head

September 17, 2015
A 100-watt head that comes in at a whopping two pounds.
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Laney Nexus Studio Live Head & Cabs Review

August 4, 2015
A tasty new bass rig from Laney that aims to please equally onstage or in the studio.
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Acoustic Image Introduces Clarus SL and SL-R Models

July 14, 2015
These single-channel amp heads feature 600 watts of power into just 4 ohms.
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Trash or Treasure: Vox V125 Bass

June 21, 2015
A rare early-’80s bass amp model sometimes used by Paul McCartney.
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Orange Rockerverb 50 MKIII Review

May 18, 2015
Improved reverb and scalable power make an Orange stalwart more versatile than ever.
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Roland Announces SY-300 Guitar Synthesizer and Expands Blues Cube Amp Series

April 15, 2015
The Blues Cube Tour is a stack-style amp with a 100-watt head and 4x10 cabinet, while the Blues Cube Artist 212 is an 85-watt combo equipped with two 12-inch speakers.
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Engl Rackhead 1060 Review

April 14, 2015
Two independent amps join forces in a rackmountable bundle of low-end goodness.
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DV Mark Maragold Review

March 25, 2015
Greg Howe’s signature DV Mark is a wildly adaptable two-channel, 40-watt head.
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Quilter Labs Unveils the Aviator Gold Series

March 9, 2015
The line is available in various head and combo configurations.
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NAMM '15 - Warwick LWA 500 Bass Amp & Streamer CV 5-String Demos

February 18, 2015
The German low-end company unveils a new, "smaller" head and offers a classic design in a 5-string configuration.
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Ashdown Unveils the Retroglide 800

January 24, 2015
An 800-watt powerhouse with hi- and low-impedance instrument inputs.
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Builder Profile: Voodoo Amps

November 14, 2014
Trace Davis’ road to rock-star glory began with a Def Leppard bus driver—and quickly progressed to modding and building amps for the likes of Bill Kelliher, Billy Gibbons, Vivian Campbell, and Richard Fortus.
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PRS Guitars Unveils 50-Watt Archon

August 20, 2014
A new version (with a half-power switch and some notable configuration options) is now available.
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Bradford Sterling Review

July 29, 2014
A deco-styled EL84 18-watter melds Vox and Marshall sounds.
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Quilter Amps Expand Steelaire Line

June 20, 2014
The new models are the Steelaire Rackmount and Steelaire Pro.
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EBS Classic 500 Head and ClassicLine 210 Cabinet Reviews

May 29, 2014
This solid-state bass rig from Sweden serves up convincing tube-like tones.
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Matrix Amplification Introduces the Vintage British 800

May 19, 2014
The all-valve preamp is based on a classic British single channel amp from early 1980s.
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