Read the October 2015 Issue

Tube Combo

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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Ask Amp Man: Beefing Up a Vintage Fender Vibrolux Reverb

May 27, 2015
Can you turn a vintage Fender Vibrolux Reverb into a mini Super Reverb?
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Dr. Z Unveils the Z-LUX

May 11, 2015
The company's latest box-of-rock delivers that big, warm vintage tone of a handwired, tube amp.
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Benson Amps Introduces the Monarch Combo

May 4, 2015
A 15-watt combo full of British- and American-inspired tones.
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