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Differences Between Tubes and Transistors: Why Valve Amps Wipe the Floor with Solid States

VS Musicians and sound engineers alike often comment on the differences between resultant audio when processed by tube amps and transistor-based alternatives. While this issue is a long-running debate, with much support on both sides, it is generally accepted that

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Amplification Part 5: Sound Reinforcement For Guitar Amps

As has been touched upon in my previous articles on guitar amplification, different powered amps will naturally break up and clip into overdrive at different volumes, and each overdrive will sound different as a result. Personally, I am a fan

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Stratocasters For Rock

Fender, Gibson, PRS, Ibanez, Jackson, Schecter… There are lots of great guitars available to enthusiastic rock guitarists. But which one is the right one for your sound? There are two electric guitars which I personally use a lot for gigging,

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