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    by Published on 09-10-2014 06:00 PM
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    Scottsdale, AZ (September 10, 2014) -- Fender is proud to announce the release of the latest Vintage Modified Series amplifiers, the ’68 Custom Vibrolux Reverb amp, following the success of the popular ’68 Custom Twin Reverb, ’68 Custom Deluxe Reverb and ’68 Custom Princeton Reverb amps.

    1968 was a transitional year for Fender amps, with tone that was still pure Fender, but a look that was brand new. With a silver-and-turquoise front panel and classy aluminum “drip edge” grille cloth trim, the Vibrolux Reverb received a fresh new face, as it remained the compact, gig-ready amp of choice for pros and amateurs everywhere. The 1968 Vibrolux Reverb featured a unique 2x10 speaker configuration, which delivered snappy twang and big tube tone, while still incorporating world-class Fender reverb and vibrato effects. For countless guitarists ever since, the Vibrolux Reverb has been the go-to amp for classic Fender tone.

    The ’68 Custom Vibrolux Reverb Amp pays tribute to the classic look, sound and performance of Fender’s late-’60s “silver-face” amps. In a special twist, both channels boast reverb and tremolo, and the “custom” channel has a modified Bassman tone stack that gives modern players greater tonal flexibility with pedals. The amp also features quicker gain onset and reduced negative feedback for greater touch sensitivity. While fitting a sweet spot between the Deluxe Reverb and Twin Reverb, in respect to power and size, the ’68 Custom Vibrolux Reverb’s dual 10" Celestion TEN 30 configuration and 35 watts of all-tube power deliver distinctive rock ‘n’ roll flavor.
    by Published on 08-30-2014 09:16 AM
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    Toronto, Canada (August 29, 2014) -- Hughes & Kettner celebrates its 30th Anniversary with a New Old Stock (NOS) tube-equipped limited edition tubemeister series 2014 marks the 30th year of Hughes & Kettner’s quest for the perfect guitar amplifier tone, and the brand is celebrating this landmark by producing a Limited Edition 30th Anniversary Series of its groundbreaking TubeMeister range – with a difference.

    The amps – which are set to be available as TubeMeister 18 Head and TubeMeister ...
    by Published on 08-20-2014 06:24 PM
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    Stevensville, MD(August 20, 2014) -- The Archon amplifier wasintroduced by PRS Guitars in 2013 and has enjoyed a great reception fromartists, dealers, and players alike. The 100-watt, high-gain amp head offeredmusicians a new tool that could achieve lush, bone-crushing gain whileproviding an exceptional clean channel not normally found on amps with so muchcrunch. A new 50-watt version (with a half-power switch and some notableconfiguration options) is now available and ...
    by Published on 08-04-2014 03:05 PM
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    Scottsdale, AZ (August 4, 2014) -- Jensen Musical Instrument Speakers is pleased to announce the addition on of the P10R-F to our speaker offerings. The P10R-F is for those who desire the tone of a classic broken-in 10" Alnico speaker.

    The P10R-F was designed by the Jensen factory in cooperation on with Fender for the reissue of the Fender ’57 Bandmaster and the 20th Anniversary Vibro King. The goal was to design a P10R speaker with a ...

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