The GIG10 Manhattan's tube preamp is a traditional sounding design optimized for maximum clarity, detail, articulation, and headroom.
Venice, Italy (February 26, 2018) -- GLB Sound is pleased to announce the latest addition to the GiG series of amplifiers, the GIG10 Manhattan. Designed to meet the needs of the most demanding jazz guitarists, the GIG series from GLB Sound combines tube-based amplification of the highest audio quality with aesthetically beautiful, luthier-built, handcrafted tonewood cabinets.
The GIG10 Manhattan’s warm, natural, almost acoustic, tonal character draws on the heritage of GLB’s acclaimed GIG50, a boutique tube amplifier designed specifically to amplify archtop guitars fitted with magnetic pickups. The GIG10 Manhattan's tube preamp is a traditional sounding design optimized for maximum clarity, detail, articulation, and headroom. A state-of-the-art Bang & Olufsen IcePower PWM amplifier powers its output stage to deliver a similar playing experience to a 70-watt all-tube design.
The compact cabinet of the GIG10 Manhattan is handmade in Italian Spruce, the tonewood of choice for the soundboards of many of the most prestigious archtop guitars. This superbly-responsive enclosure allows the GIG10’s 10" Jensen Tornado Neodymium loudspeaker to deliver extended lows, precise mids and clear warm highs.
The GLB Sound GIG10 Manhattan is a super-lightweight, compact and portable 1x10 combo amplifier that produces a huge tone that defies the limits of its physical size. A brilliant solution for all home, studio, working and touring musicians, the GIG10 is a surprisingly-affordable boutique amplifier.
GLB Sound GIG10 Manhattan highlights include:
- Hand-built AAA spruce tonewood cabinet
- Hybrid electronics (tube preamp and Class-D power stage)
- Classic RCA-designed tone stack
- Weight: 8kg/17.5lb WxHxD: 35x225x37 cm / 13.8x9.8x14.5 ins
All GLB amplifiers are designed and built at the company’s home near Venice, Italy. Street Price for the GIG10 Manhattan is $1999 / €1699.
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Outlaw Effects introduces their next generation of NOMAD rechargeable battery-powered pedal boards.
Available in two sizes, NOMAD ISO is a compact, versatile tool that offers the convenience of a fully powered board plus the additional freedom of not having to plug into an outlet. NOMAD ISO is ideal for stages with limited outlet availability, quick changeovers, busking outdoors, temporary rehearsal locations, and more!
NOMAD ISO builds upon the legacy of the ultra-convenient and reliable NOMAD rechargeable pedalboard line originally launched in 2018. The brand new NOMAD ISO editions feature eight isolated outputs (1 x 9V DC, and 1 switchable 9V/12V DC) for even more versatility and clean, quiet power. With an integrated lithium-ion battery pack boasting 12800mAh capacity, NOMAD ISO can fuel a wide array of pedals, and will last over 10 hours* on a single charge.
Each NOMAD ISO pedal board includes adhesive hook & loop pedal-mounting tape, eight (8) standard DC connector cables, and one (1) reverse polarity DC cable, giving you everything you need to build your ultimate "off-the-grid" rig. A rugged, road-ready padded gig bag with shoulder strap is also included, to safely protect your gear while you're on the move.
NOMAD ISO S: MSRP $309 / MAP: $249
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Dunable announce new Minotaur model featuring Grover Rotomatic Keystone tuners.
The Minotaur's DNA is rooted in their classic Moonflower model, which Dunable discontinued in 2017. However, they have long since wanted to create a fresh take on a carved top guitar design, and various attempts to rework the Moonflower led them to a brand new concept with the Minotuar.
Dunable's goal is to give the player a guitar that plays fast and smooth, sounds amazing, and gives maximum physical ergonomic comfort. The Minotaur's soft and meticulous contours, simple and effective control layout, and 25.5" scale length are designed to easily meet this criteria.
- 25.5" scale length
- Dual Humbucker
- one volume, one tone, push pull for coil splitting
- Grover Rotomatic Keystone tuners
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- jumbo nickel frets
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This full-amp-stack-in-a-box pedal brings a new flavor to the Guitar Legend Tone Series of pedals, Missing Link Audio’s flagship product line.
Adding to the company’s line of premium-quality effects pedals, Missing Link Audio has unleashed the new AC/Overdrive pedal. This full-amp-stack-in-a-box pedal – the only Angus & Malcom all-in-one stompbox on the market – brings a new flavor to the Guitar Legend Tone Series of pedals, Missing Link Audio’s flagship product line.
The AC/OD layout has three knobs to control Volume, Gain and Tone. That user-friendly format is perfect for quickly getting your ideal tone, and it also offers a ton of versatility. MLA’s new AC/OD absolutely nails the Angus tone from the days of “High Voltage” to "Back in Black”. You can also easily dial inMalcom with the turn of a knob. The pedal covers a broad range of sonic terrain, from boost to hot overdrive to complete tube-like saturation. The pedal is designed to leave on all the time and is very touch responsive. You can get everything from fat rhythm tones to a perfect lead tone just by using your guitar’s volume knob and your right-hand attack.
- Three knobs to control Volume, Gain and Tone
- Die-cast aluminum cases for gig-worthy durability
- Limited lifetime warranty
- True bypass on/off switch
- 9-volt DC input
- Made in the USA