Two Notes Torpedo Captor

The Torpedo Captor is a multi-function tool for direct recording, cabinet simulation and attenuation. Huw Price discovers cheap doesn’t necessarily mean DSP chips… French company Two Notes is best known for its highly sophisticated Torpedo cabinet simulator unit and speaker simulator plugin software. Their latest effort is the compact and affordable More...

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By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Universal Audio OX Amp Top Box

Universal Audio’s OX promises to be the answer to all of your attenuation, cabinet emulation and recording needs. Will you ever need to mic up your amplifier again? Huw Price finds out… The roots of Universal More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Rift Amps Tweed Vee

Fender’s V-Front cab was so complex to construct that it outsourced production before simplifying the design and bringing cabinet building in-house. Huw Price explores the angles of a daring replica… Fender’s More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Lazy J J10LC

Many discerning pro and amateur players consider Jesse Hoff’s amplifiers to be among the finest on the planet. Huw Price meets a new model that might be the best Lazy J yet… Awhile ago, a Lazy J customer More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Blackstar 10th Anniversary Artisan 10 AE

Northampton’s finest celebrates a decade in the game with an affordable combo inspired by the class of 2008. Chris Vinnicombe turns down the volume… Last year saw Blackstar Amplification celebrate 10 years More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Orange Rocker 15 Terror & Brent Hinds Terror

12 years on, Orange’s game-changing Tiny Terror continues to bear juicy fruit with this promising pair of compact heads. Richard Purvis finds out if Tiny is still beautiful. Unless this magazine has a crop More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Swart Antares

This boutique maker claims its new amp combines the best of its other amps in a package that’s also totally unique. Confused? Huw Price finds out if Swart can keep it sweet… We have a lot of time for Michael More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Fender Hot Rod Deluxe IV & Hot Rod DeVille IV

Fender Hot Rods have been around for over 20 years, and 2018 sees the fourth generation hit the streets. Huw Price tests the latest versions of two of the world’s most popular amps. It’s strange that Fender’s More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Blackstar HT Venue MkII Club 40 & Stage 60 212

Blackstar gives its award-winning mid-price amplifier range an overhaul. Chris Vinnicombe checks out the new breed… 2017 was a big year for Blackstar Amplification. First, the company marked 10 years since More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Black Volt Amplification Crazy Horse

Eye-catching cabinets and a unique vibe have seen this LA amp company generate the right kind of buzz among A-list players. Huw Price saddles up the Crazy Horse… The design, materials and technology utilised More...