October 2020

 

Tube Head

ARTICLES

Revv D20

Revv D20 Demo - PG Gear Spotlight

September 17, 2020
Check out Revv Amps D20—a clean, 20-watt (reducible to 4) 6V6 output section and powerful Two Notes cab-sim capabilities make this 9-pound head (demo'd by Joey Landreth) both a great pedal platform and a conveniently portable gigging amp.
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Revv Amplification G20

Revv Amplification G20 - PG Gear Spotlight

September 3, 2020
The company's lunchbox-sized amp line expands with a high-gain edition that sports high-tech features.
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How to Get Hendrix Tone with Classic Fender Amps

August 24, 2020
How to make a Bassman, Twin, or Super Reverb sound more Experienced.
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Hylight Custom 50 Review homepage2

Massive Headroom, Sweet Cleans & Vintage Style

July 30, 2020
Whether it’s power or an impeccable pedal platform you seek, this upscale take on Dave Reeves’s 50-watt Hiwatt circuit is a rock-solid performer. The PG Hylight Custom 50 VR504H review.
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Rig Rundown Best Ofs - Wall of Amps

Rig Rundown Best-Ofs: Walls of Amps

July 17, 2020
Deafened is as deafened does—from Sleep’s Matt Pike to EJ, Bonamassa, the Edge and more.
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Fuchs Mantis 89 review homepage

Span the Gamut of JCM Sounds in a Single Bound

July 6, 2020
This 50-watt, dual-channel head conjures everything from ’80s metal to ’90s grunge and acres of heaviness in between. The Premier Guitar Fuchs Mantis 89 review.
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To Wreck or to Rock?

July 3, 2020
How to know when a vintage amp is worth rescuing.
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Soldano

Soldano Unveils the SLO-30

July 1, 2020
A 30-watt design that aims to capture the tone and feel of the legendary SLO-100.
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Armored Amps

Armored Amplification Releases the Sabot 6550

June 18, 2020
A single-channel setup based around 6550 tubes, ECC83 preamp tubes, and Hammond transformers.
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AC30 Tones for the 21st Century

March 3, 2020
A lighter, more flexible take on a British-voiced ’60s stalwart: The PG Victory VC35 "The Copper" review.
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Dr Z

Dr. Z Announces the Z Wreck Jr

February 5, 2020
A 15-watt version that comes in at around half the price of the original.
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Victory-V35

First Look: Victory Amps VC35 The Copper

January 27, 2020
Ride with an AC-style overachiever that dishes punch and sophistication from a light, compact head.
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Two-Rock

Two-Rock TS1 & Silver Sterling Signature Demos | NAMM 2020

January 22, 2020
Muscular tones, precision-dialed FET fatness, and gorgeous suede coverings—what’s not to love?
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Revv

Revv Amplification G20 Demo | NAMM 2020

January 16, 2020
Check out the brand-new, lunchbox-sized gain monster that offers integrated Two Notes cab and mic emulation.
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Revv Amps

Revv Amps Unleashes the G20

January 9, 2020
A high-gain lunchbox amp loaded with Two Notes' virtual cabinets and reactive load.
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Mesa

Mesa/Boogie Unveils the Mark Five: 25 1x10 Combo and 1x10 Boogie Extension Cabinet

November 27, 2019
A combo that comes in a 24 pounds, features two channels, and touches on a few the company's most iconic sounds.
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Rajani

Rajani Amplifiers Releases the VOD-50 Hybrid Guitar Amp

November 18, 2019
A class AB design that features spring reverb, a Jensen Tornado 100 speaker, and a sturdy pine cabinet.
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Peavey Invective.MH Review

November 6, 2019
Misha Mansoor’s own mini head is as savage as you want it to be, with a less rowdy side that surprises.
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Victory

Victory Amplification Introduces the VC35 The Copper

October 18, 2019
An EL84 design that aims to go well beyond AC-style chime.
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peavey invective

First Look: Peavey Invective MH

September 16, 2019
Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor’s shrunken signature amp dishes 20 brutally loud watts—plus a boatload of flexible sound-shaping and recording options.
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