The mega-selling pop outfit’s 6-string guru shows us his vintage Teles, Matchless and Suhr amps, and ultra-flexible pedal and rack setup.

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He also uses an Avalon U5 DI-preamp for his acoustic guitars.

Premier Guitar’s John Bohlinger met with Maroon 5’s James Valentine before the band’s February 27, 2015, gig at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. In this segment, we see how the closet jazz cat uses a variety of vintage and high-end boutique guitars and amps to get the wide variety of sounds he has to replicate at each show.

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With its powerful speaker and long-lasting lithium battery, the Nomad is the ideal solution for portable premium tone.

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The KOA Acoustic Preamp offers classic, natural acoustic tone with unprecedented tonal control and extended headroom.

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