October 2016

Tone King

ARTICLES

Tone King Amplification Releases the Royalist 45 Mk II and the Ironman II Mini Precision Reactive Power Attenuator

March 25, 2016
The MK II features a single channel preamp and an all-tube signal path with three 12AX7A preamp tubes and two EL34 output tubes.
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NAMM '16 - Tone King Amplifiers Royalist 45 MK II Head & Combo, and Ironman II Mini Demos

February 8, 2016
Amp builder Mark Bartel adds some tweaks and updates to an old favorite for more of a sweet, singing JTM45 to raging Plexi/Super Lead sound and downsizes the footprint of his attenuator.
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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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NAMM '15 - Tone King Imperial MK II & Fano Guitars ML6 Demos

February 12, 2015
See and hear Mark Bartel's reimagined combo that launched his company 20 years ago. Plus, get a taste of Dennis Fano's SG-meets-Telecaster solidbody.
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NAMM '14 - Tone King Amps Majesty 45 Demo

January 26, 2014
Check out amp-builder Mark Bartel's first British-style amp in nearly 20 years.
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NAMM 2014 Editors' Picks: Day 1

January 23, 2014
Our top picks from day 1 of NAMM.
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Tone King Sky King Amp Review

June 5, 2013
A handwired 35-watt combo that can switch between pentode and ultra-linear modes for added versatility.
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NAMM '13 - Tone King Amplifiers 20th Anniversary Imperial and Sky King Demo

January 31, 2013
PG's Rich Osweiler is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Tone King Amps booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Tone King's newest guitar amp -- the Sky King 1x12 combo.

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NAMM '12 - Tone King Amplifiers Falcon Demo

January 31, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show where she visits the Tone King Amplifiers booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Tone King's newest guitar amp -- the Falcon combo.
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Video Review - Tone King Amplifiers Galaxy Head & 2x12 Cab

April 19, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks and plays through his latest review -- Tone King Amplifiers Galaxy Head & 2x12 Cabinet.
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NAMM '11 - Tone King Amps Galaxy & b3 Fire Demos

February 23, 2011
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location at the 2011 NAMM Show where he visits the Premier Builders Guild booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of products from two of their companies--Tone King's Galaxy amplifier and the b3 Fire solidbody.
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