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PRS Introduces the Archon Amp

December 17, 2013
This dual-channel, high-gain amp is powered by four 6L6 tubes and six 12AX7 preamp tubes.
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Mesa/Boogie Announces the King Snake

December 10, 2013
This tribute model is an exact replica of the amp Carlos Santana toured with in 1972 and 1973.
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Matchless Thunderman Review

November 18, 2013
The triumphant return of a classic bass amp inspired by another classic bass amp.
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Andrews Spectraverb 40 Review

November 16, 2013
A beautiful, blackface-inspired boutique combo.
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Fender Adds Ramparte to Pawn Shop Special Series of Amps

November 1, 2013
Weighing in at nine watts, the Ramparte is a two-channel amp that is powered by a single 6L6 power tube.
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Devilcat Amps Jimmy Review

September 22, 2013
A burly 50-watt, 1x12 combo, Devilcat Amplifier’s 2-channel, 6L6-powered Jimmy deftly walks the line between operational simplicity and sonic versatility.
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Tone Tips: Tube Talk

September 12, 2013
Electric guitar gets much of its sonic mojo from vacuum tubes. Get the lowdown on those glowing glass bottles and learn how to coax the best sound from your amp.
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Fargen Blackbird VS2 Amp Review

August 2, 2013
The Blackbird draws inspiration from Fender’s blackface era (with much in common with the rare Vibroverb) and is an amazing platform for pedal-heavy rigs.
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Crimsontone Releases the SE Meany, Scarlet Mini, and Moro

June 17, 2013
Crimsontone announces two new models in their mini line and a 15-watt, EL-84 powered Moro.
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EVH 5150 III 50-Watt Amp Review

April 15, 2013
Fender has once again joined forces with Eddie Van Halen to expand the 5150III amp family. This time the result is a smaller 50-watt version of the master’s signature amp.
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Engl Fireball 100 Amp Review

April 15, 2013
The Fireball 100 builds upon the simple, no-frills approach established by its 60-watt predecessor.
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Randall Thrasher Amp Review

April 15, 2013
Randall’s all-tube Thrasher amp head is the company’s new flagship—the result of a recently forged partnership with boutique amp guru Mike Fortin.
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Colby Amps Announces dtb50 and dtb100 Amps

April 5, 2013
COLBY Amps, a new line of boutique guitar amplifiers created by accomplished guitarist, amplifier aficionado and industry veteran Mitch Colby and renowned guitarist Jim Weider (The Band), announces the launch of its product line.
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Fargen Amplification Unveils Micro Plex Amp

March 26, 2013
Fargen Amplification announced today it has expanded its line of tube guitar amplifiers with the introduction of the Micro Plex.
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Carr Impala Amp Review

March 11, 2013
Carr’s new Impala is a take on the great blackface incarnation of the Fender Bassman—and like a lot of Carr amps, they’ve taken a great idea and run in some very interesting directions.
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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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NAMM '13 - Egnater Amplification Detroit 18 Demo & Detroit 40

February 26, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show, where PG's Rich Osweiler visits the Egnater Amplification booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear Egnater's newest guitar amp -- the Detroit 18.
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Rivera Amplification Announces Venus 3

February 26, 2013
Rivera Amplification releases the Venus 3–a Class A, 15-watt amp powered by a pair of 6V6 tubes.
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Fuchs Releases Mantis Jr.

February 19, 2013
Available in both 50- and 100-watt versions, the Mantis Jr. is the latest addition to Fuchs'' Mantis line.
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Tweaking a Fender Super 60

December 10, 2012
I have a Fender Super 60 head without tubes and was wondering if there’s any way to modify it to get a JTM45 sound.
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