November 2018

Hughes & Kettner

ARTICLES

Hughes & Kettner Announces the Black Spirit 200

September 5, 2018
Every pot setting can be saved and recalled in up to 128 presets using any compatible MIDI footswitch.
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NAMM '18 - Hughes & Kettner Era 2 Demo

February 15, 2018
Hankering for a bigger, more powerful version of the German amp maker’s acoustic blast box? Search no more!
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Hughes & Kettner Launches the Era 2

January 22, 2018
The 400-watt combo packs in two 8" speakers and a single 1" tweeter.
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Hughes & Kettner Era 1 Review

November 7, 2017
A mainstay rock ‘n’ roll amplifier maker delivers an impressive acoustic surprise.
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Gear of the Year 2017

November 7, 2017
Another year, another dazzling parade of pedals, guitars, amps, modelers, and accessories that made our noggins spin.
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Hughes & Kettner GrandMeister Deluxe 40 Review

July 16, 2017
Tube potency meets programmability in a super-flexible 40-watt monster.
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Hughes & Kettner Unveils the Era 1

June 9, 2017
A 250-watt acoustic amplifier designed and engineered in cooperation with Michael Eisenmann.
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Hughes & Kettner Introduces the GrandMeister Deluxe 40

December 2, 2016
The amp pairs analog all-tube tone with smart control features.
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Amp Product Showcase 2016

July 26, 2016
Check out our special coverage of Amps to go along with the August 2016 issue of PG.
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NAMM '16 - Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister Deluxe 20 & 40 Demos

February 4, 2016
See and hear the new evolution of HK's lunchbox amp by providing a genuine FRFR (full range flat response) tonal experience.
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Hughes & Kettner Announces the TubeMeister Deluxe 20 and the TubeMeister Deluxe 40

January 21, 2016
Hughes & Kettner's TubeMeister Deluxe models release first ever tube amps that contain FRFR technology.
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NAMM '15 - Hughes & Kettner TriAmp MKIII Demo

January 24, 2015
The German company adds another model to their signature line of versatile amps.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 2

January 23, 2015
From zombie-inspired paint jobs to mind-altering fuzz pedals, the second day of NAMM was full of surprises.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 2

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