Carr Skylark Review

With evocative styling, a lush spring reverb, a mighty clever power attenuator and the ability to swerve from righteous tweediness to chiming sparkle, the Skylark may be Carr’s best yet. Review by Huw Price Details Description: Single channel 12W point-to-point wired valve combo with 12″ Celestion A-type ceramic speaker, built in attenuator More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, April 30th, 2015
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Barefaced Big Baby 2 Review

Barefaced bass cabinets were always mighty capable, but the latest generation do an even better job. Review by Rick Batey Details Bass guitar/all-purpose speaker cabinet. 8 Ohms, recommended amp power 150-800W. More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, April 13th, 2015
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Kemper Profiler Head Review

Pino Palladino, Tony Levin and a bunch of other big names are using the Kemper Profiler, now expanded for bass. Review by Gareth Morgan Details Specs: Single-channel 600W digital profiling/modelling amplifier More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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Marshall 1962HW and 1958X Combos

Which would you choose: the mighty handwired Bluesbreaker combo or its 18W 2×10″ cousin? Review by Richard Purvis Details 1962HW Description: Two-channel 30W 2×12″ valve combo, 4 x ECC83 More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Roland Blues Cube Artist Review

From the cream tolex right down to the writing on the badge, Roland’s Blues Cube echoes vintage amps from a certain other brand – but it sets about its work in a way that’s entirely modern. Review by Will More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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Orange OB1-300 Bass Amp

New for 2015, the all-analogue Orange rackmount bass amps let you blend cleanliness and filth to your heart’s content. Review by Gareth Morgan Details Specs: Single channel 300W solid-state amplifier. Made More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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ACUS One For Strings 5 & 10 Acoustic Amplifiers

From a simple acoustic guitar amp to a virtual PA-in-a-box, Italy’s Acus is a sound reinforcement company to watch. Review by Huw Price One For Strings 5: Specs: 50W solid state acoustic guitar amplifier More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Bad Cat Unleash Review

An attenuator and an amp, all in one? Yes, Bad Cat’s unique Unleash is all about volume – less of it, or more… or lots, lots more. Review by Huw Price Description: 100W Class D amplifier/attenuator with More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Howling Wolf 5/15 Combo

A new name in amps is always welcome, and this British-built solid-state/valve hybrid combo takes a refreshingly different approach to getting boutique tones. Review by Huw Price Details Description: 5/15W More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Blackstar Fly 3 Review

Overdrive, delay, an MP3 input and the noise of a mighty three watts, all for the price of – well, frankly, fifty quid. Review by Richard Purvis Description: 3W mini combo with emulated tape delay, one 3″ More...