December 2016

Reviews: Amps

Genz Benz Streamliner 900 Bass Amp Review

June 14, 2011
The Streamliner holds true to its name with a simple, user-friendly control configuration and an all-tube, class-A preamp section.
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3rd Power Amplification British Dream Amp Review

June 14, 2011
The combo features ''59 AC and ''68 Plexi channels.
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Rivera RockCrusher Attenuator Review

June 7, 2011
Rivera has built an attenuator that works with the most powerful amps while preserving that tone that led you to you most beloved amp in the first place.
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TC Electronic RH750 Bass Amp Review

June 6, 2011
TC Electronic ups the power on its award-winning RH450 amp.
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Bogner Brixton Amp Review

June 1, 2011
The 12-watt, 6V6 powered Bogner Brixton, is built to deliver screaming high gain at manageable volume levels.
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Bogner Panama Amp Review

June 1, 2011
One of the most aggressively voiced amps in Bogner''s International Series—dishing mid-to super high-gain sounds at comfortable volume levels.
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Blackstar HT-1R Amp Review

May 23, 2011
The HT1-R goes from clean to crunch to a dirty you can really feel in a package small enough to make it all seem impossible.
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Satellite Mudshark Amp Review

May 17, 2011
The Mudshark’s design specs owe a lot to the famed Supro Thunderbolt amplifier from the mid ’60s.
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Trace Acoustic TA200 Amp Review

May 17, 2011
Download Example 1 Reverb Download Example 2 Reverb Pushing Compressor Download Example 3 Cycling through effects Way back when dinosaurs roamed the coffee houses, Trace Elliot made one of
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VHT Special 6 Ultra Amp Review

May 17, 2011
Download Example 1 Clean, Jazzy Download Example 2 Clean, Picked Download Example 3 Ultra Channel, Rhythm Clips recorded with a 2008 Fender American Stratocaster (clean) and 1978 Gibson Les
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Tone King Galaxy Amp Review

April 19, 2011
Retro style and tone
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Mack Amps Gem 2G Amp Review

March 15, 2011
Their new, super-lightweight and tiny Gem 2G is an overhaul of the company’s original Gem
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Tony Bruno Custom Amps Underground Custom Amp Review

March 15, 2011
The Underground Custom is an evolution of the Underground 30 that incorporates different capacitors and resistors, adds a Mid control, and includes a negative feedback loop that re-voices the amp significantly.
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Electro-Harmonix 44 Magnum Guitar Power Amplifier Review

March 15, 2011
A 44-watt power amp in a pedal-sized box
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Hip Kitty Panetone Combo Amp Review

March 11, 2011
The 6V6-powered, 25-watt Panetone Combo is a portable classic rocker that plays well with pedals.
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Jackson Ampworks Britain 3 Amp Review

February 24, 2011
The 12/25/50-watt head packs dual EL34s and dual EL84s into a compact, versatile, and stylish British-flavored head.
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Schroeder Audio DB7 Amp Review

February 15, 2011
The 45-watt, 6L6-driven amp favored by Wilco''s Nels Cline
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Fretted Americana Evil Robot Tube Combo Amp Review

February 15, 2011
A stylish combo inspired by Phil X''s 1950s Magnatone Tonemaster
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Jule Amps Paycheck 15 Amp Head Review

February 9, 2011
The Paycheck 15 is a surprisingly loud, handwired, 6V6-powered boutique amp
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Line 6 DT50 112 Combo Amp Review

January 17, 2011
Without scores of onboard digital effects, the DT50s ostensibly offer a simpler path to classic, authentic tube tones, response, and feel— everything from clean Fender and Vox flavors to high-gain Marshall tones.
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