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Supro 1695T Black Magick Review

July 5, 2016
A clever take on the amp that put the Led in Zeppelin.
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Supro Launches the 1600 Supreme

June 23, 2016
An all-tube tribute to rock guitar icon Keith Richards.
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NAMM '16 - Supro Black Magick Demo

January 24, 2016
The relaunched brand introduces a vintage-inspired combo with added drive and growl.
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Supro Releases the 1695T Black Magick Amplifier

January 23, 2016
A recreation of one of rock's holy grail amplifiers.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2016 Day 1

January 22, 2016
A few highlights from Day 1 of NAMM.
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The Year in Gear 2015

November 24, 2015
Our favorite guitars, basses, amps, effects, and accessories from the last 12 months.
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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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Supro Saturn Reverb Review

March 23, 2015
The smallest of the new-school Supros isn’t based on a vintage model, but it nails that punky, budget-box attitude.
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NAMM '15 - Supro USA Royal Reverb, Tremo-Verb, and Ozark Demos

February 4, 2015
The mastermind behind Pigtronix relaunches the department-store brand with new amps and a revamped guitar line.
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Rig Rundown: The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach (2014)

September 11, 2014
We catch up again with tech Dan Johnson who goes over the equipment changes since 2012, including new kitschy guitars, kooky combos, and why the blues-rock juggernaut needs so much fuzz.
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Cult Coils: Lesser-Known Vintage Pickups

August 14, 2014
These six models boast fine tones and unique personalities, but they’ve never quite gotten their due.
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Musikmesse '14 - Supro Coronado & Dual-Tone Demos

March 29, 2014
The Valco-brand of the '60s is resurrected with these two retro-themed combos.
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Supro Amps Set for Relaunch in 2014

December 5, 2013
The line of U.S.-made reissues will be unveiled at the Winter NAMM show.
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24 Windy City Gems

October 17, 2013
For much of the 20th century, Chicago was the epicenter of musical instrument manufacturing and distribution. Here, guitarist Daniel Ivankovich shares two-dozen favorites from his personal collection.
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Bringing a Supro 1x10 Out of the Closet

April 15, 2013
Because of the amp’s age, should I remove all the caps and put them on a tester before attempting to power it up?
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Supro Brentwood

April 6, 2012
Your Supro Brentwood (Model 1650T) was produced in the mid-1950s and according to the 1955 Supro catalog, the Brentwood was “Supro’s finest amplifier with powerful-range tremolo.”
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Resurrecting a 1957 Supro Dual Tone

February 10, 2012
I spotted an old Supro case hiding underneath a dealer’s table. Whoa—inside was a ’50 Supro Dual Tone. The guitar was in parts, so I had to be careful not to get burned.
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Goosing a Supro Thunderbolt S6420

September 20, 2011
A Supro S6420 with volume issues.
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First-Time Amp Restoration, Pt. 2

January 17, 2011
Continuing the overhaul of a mid- to late-1950s Supro combo
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First-Time Amp Restoration, Part 1

December 21, 2010
A vintage Supro in need of a tune-up
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