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NAMM '18 - Fender Rumble Studio 40 Demo

February 8, 2018
Listen to the company’s new line of feature-packed combos aimed at bassists who like to experiment.
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NAMM '18 - Boss GT-1000 Guitar Effects Processor Demo & Katana Air

January 31, 2018
The stompbox vets' new tone-stacked board features AIRD (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) technology that aims for more nuanced, three-dimensional cab simulations.
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Quick Hit: Vox Adio Air BS

January 7, 2018
A compact and suave bass amp with a Vox full of useful goods inside.
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Bass Bench: Digital Denial

December 22, 2017
They say variety is the spice of life. But how does this apply to musicians?
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Trash or Treasure: Johnson Marquis JM120 Stereo

December 15, 2017
An innovative but short-lived modeling amp that brought tube tone to guitarists leery of digital circuitry.
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Tools for the Task: Micro Amps

December 6, 2017
Ten very little amps that won’t blow any doors down, but might inspire more practice.
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Tools for the Task: Headphone Amps

August 18, 2017
Ten easy-to-stow—and silent—solutions that’ll keep you practicing when inspired, and keep your family and neighbors happy when they aren’t inspired to listen.
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Positive Grid BIAS Rack Review

March 23, 2017
We take a look at the ambitious, amp-matching power amp version of the popular iOS modeler.
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Line 6 Spider V 120 Review

March 10, 2017
The Spider evolves and takes inexpensive modeling tones and functionality to new and better levels.
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NAMM '17 - Blackstar ID:Core Stereo 20 V2 Demo

February 17, 2017
The Brit amp makers update their popular digital practice amp, as well as other pint-sized offerings.
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First Look: Line 6 Spider V 120

December 16, 2016
PG's John Bohlinger enjoys his first jam with the new modeling combo.
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Kemper Adds New Delay Effects to the Profiler

November 18, 2016
The latest update includes seven new time-based effects with many of the delay types featuring a grit control that adds typical tape saturation and distortion to the wet signal.
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BluGuitar Amp 1 Review

April 28, 2016
A mini amp with maxi power—and many great tones.
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NAMM '16 - Marshall Amplification Code Series Amps & 2525 Mini Jubilee Demos

February 23, 2016
The British amp outfit shows off a line of flexible new modeling amps, and an homage to the brand's popular late-'80s tube series.
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NAMM '16 - Boss | Roland VB-2W, Waza Amp, VO-1, and Blues Cube Hot Demos

February 8, 2016
The stompbox kingpins release two new noise makers—a vibrato and vocoder—and a pair of flexible amps.
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NAMM '16 - Vox AC15, AC30 & AV Series Amplifiers Demos

February 4, 2016
The chime masters release new EL84-powered heads and unveil a new line of Analog Valve combos with built-in effects.
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NAMM '16 - Blackstar Amplification Artist 15 and ID: Core 150 Demos

February 3, 2016
Get a taste of what the 6L6-powered, 1x12 combo and how the UK-brand juiced up their beloved practice line of amps for the stage.
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NAMM '16 - Kemper Profiler OS 4.0 Demo

January 31, 2016
The digital masterminds show off their latest software overhaul.
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NAMM '16 - Line 6 Firehawk 1500, Amplifi 30, and Relay G10 Demos

January 28, 2016
The company's newest digital modeling combo delivers the same straight-forward design and and great sounds of the Firehawk FX, but in a 1500W package for gigging.
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Vox Announces the VT20X, VT40X, and VT100X Amplifiers

November 13, 2015
All of the combos feature VOX's new modeling engine with along with a 12AX7 tube preamp circuit.
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