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NAMM Day 2

GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 2

January 23, 2015
Check out the highlights from the second day of NAMM '15.
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FEAT

Rig Rundown: Tony MacAlpine

November 12, 2014
The neo-classical shredder takes an unusually simple approach to his gear.
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Hughes & Kettner

Hughes & Kettner Celebrates 30th Anniversary with NOS Tubemeister Series

August 29, 2014
The amps feature Soviet “New Old Stock” EL84 power tubes that were built long before Hughes & Kettner was even born.
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FEAT

Rig Rundown: Kiss

August 13, 2014
Guitarist Tommy Thayer talks Les Pauls and philanthropy while Gene and Paul’s techs give us a peek behind the curtain and show us the gear behind the hottest band in the world.
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Hughes & Kettner Release GrandMeister 36 Remote Control App for Android

July 15, 2014
The free version will offers full remote control via a standard USB MIDI interface.
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Musikmesse '14 - Hughes and Kettner TubeMeister 18 Twelve and GrandMeister iOS App Demos

April 12, 2014
The German amp giants release and updated version of their award-winning combo with a 12" speaker and unveil an app for their newest amp line.
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Musikmesse

GALLERY: Musikmesse 2014 - Amps

March 17, 2014
From low-watt heads to high-powered, fire-breathing monsters, here are some of the amps we caught at Musikmesse.
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NAMM '14 - Hughes & Kettner GrandMeister 36 Demo

February 20, 2014
H&K adds a 36-watt, EL84-powered head to the reputable 'Meister family.
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Hughes and Kettner GrandMeister

Hughes & Kettner Introduces The GrandMeister

September 14, 2013
The GrandMeister is available as a 36-watt head with an included power soak that allows 18-watt, 5-watt, 1-watt and silent modes.
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NAMM '13 - Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister 36 Combo Demo

February 26, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show, where PG's Charles Saufley visits the Hughes & Kettner booth. In this segment, we get to learn about Hughes & Kettner's newest guitar amplifier -- the TubeMeister 36 Combo.
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Summer NAMM '12 - Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister 36

July 13, 2012
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Nashville, TN, for the 2012 Summer NAMM Show where he visits the Hughes & Kettner booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of the TubeMeister 36.

For more Summer NAMM 2012 videos or to watch one of Premier Guitar's other 1700 other clips online, be sure to visit http://www.premierguitar.com/video
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Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 5 Amp Review

Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 5 Amp Review

February 9, 2012
For studio cats that love high gain tones, the Tubemeister 5 is a killer choice.
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NAMM '12 - Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister 5 Demo & TubeMeister Combos

February 8, 2012
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show where he visits the Hughes & Kettner booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of their newest amp -- the TubeMeister 5.
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Hughes & Kettner Unveils the TubeMeister 5

Hughes & Kettner Unveils the TubeMeister 5

November 18, 2011
The TubeMeister 5 brings Hughes & Kettner tone down to a bite-size package.
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Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 18 Amp Review

Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 18 Amp Review

September 20, 2011
The EL84-powered TubeMeister 18 marks an interesting deviation from the company’s usual medium-to high-wattage fare.
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Video Review - Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister 18

September 12, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner reviews the Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister 18 head in the October 2011 print issue. You can read the entire written review online, here --
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Musikmesse '11 - Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 18 Head Demo

April 20, 2011
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location at the 2011 Musikmesse show in Frankfurt, Germany, where he visits the Hughes & Kettner booth and gets to see and hear a demo of their newest guitar amplifier -- the Tubemeister 18.
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The Monsters of High Gain

The Monsters of High Gain

November 16, 2010
We gathered 13 of the hottest high-gain amps on the market, brought in ace guitarists Misha Mansoor (Periphery) and Ty Dietzler (Thousand Foot Krutch), and let the cameras roll.
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Hughes & Kettner - How To Test an Amp

March 5, 2010
PG's On Location in St. Wendel, Germany, where they visit the Hughes & Kettner factory. In this video segment, we get to check out the countless tests, trials and evaluations each amp must go through before receiving the final approval. Here, Hughes & Kettner show us several ways they test the amp, the chassis, the sound quality, the tubs, general functions and the "tone" test.
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Hughes & Kettner - Inside the Factory

March 5, 2010
PG's On Location in St. Wendel, Germany, where they visit the Hughes & Kettner factory. In this segment, we get to check out how each amp is designed, constructed and eventually tested. In addition, we get to see how Hughes & Kettner tests their tubes before they are biased.

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