Guitar Amps FAQ And Information

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guitar amp hum nothing plugged in
Amps

Help! Guitar Amp Hum With Nothing Plugged In

There is one issue that seems to be pressing and that is the hum which emanates out of some amplifiers. Many guitarists spend years modifying …

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guitar amp settings
Amps

10 Tips On Finding The Right Amp Settings For Your Guitar

I am writing this to help people understand what guitar amps settings do and to help them set up their amp the best way possible. …

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what size guitar amp do i need
Amps

What Size Guitar Amp Do I Need? Choosing The Right Amp Size

Have you been in the market to buy a new amp but really finding it hard to figure out what size you need? Whether you …

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guitar amp jack size
Accessories

Guitar Amp Jack Size – Standard Sizing For Guitar Jacks

The standard size of a guitar amp jack is 1/4 inches or 6.3mm.

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do you need an amp for an electric guitar
Amps

Do You Need An Amp For An Electric Guitar?

Each electric guitarist needs an amplifier. The blending of guitar and amp has commanded well known music for almost 50 years and has made probably …

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how to turn on a tube amp
Amps

How To Turn On A Tube Amp With A Standby Switch

A standby switch is a very straightforward and essential switch for guitars. The tube amps take time to get heated before they can produce stunning …

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what is gain on a guitar amp
Amps

What Is Gain On A Guitar Amp? Gain Vs Volume

Acoustic guitars can produce soft sounds with light strums and loud sounds with a more aggressive style of play. However, there will always be a …

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do guitar amp tubes need to be broken in
Amps

Do Guitar Amp Tubes Need To Be Broken In?

A guitar amp tube is basically an amplifier that employs valves or vacuum tubes to magnify the electric signals a musical instrument produces. For bass …

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do guitar amp heads have speakers
Amps

Do Guitar Amp Heads Have Speakers? Amp Heads Vs Combos

The guitar is a universally beloved instrument, admired for its versatility and affordability. And while it might be relatively easy to learn to play, it …

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distortion pedal vs amp distortion
Amps

Distortion Pedal vs Amp Distortion For Great Guitar Tone

Distortion, in musical terms, is used in reference to the general effect of modifying an audio signal to get a rougher sound, with better harmonic …

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tube amp vs solid state
Amps

Tube Amp Vs Solid State: What Sets Them Apart?

Tube or solid-state? What’s the difference between them anyway? It’s important that you do your homework when trying to find the right guitar amp for …

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using a guitar amp for bass
Amps

Is Using A Guitar Amp For Bass A Good Idea?

Guitar players will sometimes try to expand their skillset by playing other instruments. Many of them set their eyes on the bass given all the …

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what is a modeling guitar amp
Amps

What Is A Modeling Guitar Amp & Why Use One?

A modeling guitar amp is basically an amp that models itself off other, more pricey amplifiers but keeps the cost far below than what individuals …

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how to mic a guitar amp
Amps

How To Mic A Guitar Amp For Top Quality Tone

You practice day and night to get the right tone and timing on your guitar. You purchase a long list of guitar gear to help …

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what tubes are in a fender deluxe reverb amp
Amps

What Tubes Are In A Fender Deluxe Reverb Amp?

The Fender Deluxe Reverb is a popular guitar amp created by the Fender Electric Instrument Company. The first Reverb was launched in 1963 and featured …

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how to prevent guitar amp feedback
Amps

How To Eliminate Feedback On Guitar Amp

Nothing is intimidating compared to show-stopping a guitar, screaming to hit notes to the audience while on stage on a live performance. Feedback is ideally …

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