August Issue

Tube Combo

Mezzabarba Amplification Announces U.S. Product Lineup

July 30, 2015
The lineup consists of two single channel combos, the portable two-channel SKILL 30W head, the 100W single-channel MZERO Standard head, and the two-channel 100W MZERO Overdrive head.
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Ask Amp Man: Troubleshooting a Peavey Classic 50

July 27, 2015
The Peavey Classic line included some of the company’s finest amps—but they require special troubleshooting procedures.
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SNAMM '15 - Tone King Falcon Grande Demo

July 22, 2015
Amp wizard Mark Bartel reworks his 5881-powered Falcon with a 12" speaker and spring reverb.
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SNAMM '15 - Marshall Astoria Series Classic and Custom Demos

July 16, 2015
The father of loud creates a new handwired series of amps and combos.
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Port City Amps Announces the Merino

July 15, 2015
10-watt tube amp with simple, but useful, volume and tone controls.
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SNAMM '15 - Supro Tremo-Verb Demo

July 11, 2015
The resurrected brand of yore unveils a small-but-mighty combo with both reverb and tremolo on tap.
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Park Amplifiers Introduces the Little Head 18 and Rock Head 50

July 8, 2015
The Park Little Head 18 features the same preamp and cathode follower driven tone stack as the Park 45.
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Power Trip: A Guide to Power Tubes and Their Signature Sounds

July 2, 2015
Whether you’re shopping for a new amp or trying to coax different tones from one you’ve got, this comprehensive look at power tubes and their sonic traits is essential reading.
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Axes & Artifacts: 1968 Gibson Trini Lopez & 1962 Ampeg Reverberocket

July 1, 2015
In the debut episode of our new video series, Gruhn Guitars' Greg Voros gives us the lowdown on an ultra-rare guitar and amp, while John Bohlinger demos their luscious tones as only he can.
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Fender Hot Rod DeVille Michael Landau 212 Review

June 22, 2015
A supremely versatile two-channel pedal platform.
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