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Why does a tube amp always need to be connected to a cab?

Why does a tube amp always need to be connected to a cab?

Why does a tube amp always need to be connected to a cab? To answer this question, we are going to have to really go deep into how tube power amps work. Ignoring the phase splitter to keep things simple, a tube power amplifier consists of two basic parts: the power tubes and the output […]

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Strategies For Becoming A More Talented Musician

Strategies For Becoming A More Talented Musician

Become a better musician!

Should we leave the Amp on standby?

Should we leave the Amp on standby?

The real purpose of a standby switch …

Are pedals with tubes the same as tube preamps?

Are pedals with tubes the same as tube preamps?

Are pedals with tubes the same as tube preamps?

Deep Dive: Black Widow MGP-1A

Deep Dive: Black Widow MGP-1A

you would need to hire people to travel with your 18U Rack (minimum) to have 18 different Preamps, not even mentioning some switching system, cables, etc… I know there’s a huge trend to go back to the ‘80s right now, but the whole refrigerator size racks are no more.

Here's what you need to know about Gibson

Here’s what you need to know about Gibson

“I have not failed. I found 10,000 ways that won’t work” — Thomas Edison

Winter NAMM and 2018 Predictions

Winter NAMM and 2018 Predictions

Here’s our list … What’s your predictions for Winter NAMM and/or 2018?

Storm Any Stage Like a Rockstar

Storm Any Stage Like a Rockstar

A Post-Holiday Shopping List For the Weekend Warrior

The Clone Zone - Is It Even Necessary To Own The REAL Thing Anymore?

The Clone Zone – Is It Even Necessary To Own The REAL Thing Anymore?

With tech, do you need the real thing anymore?

How Investing In Your Gear and Yourself Can Save The World

How Investing In Your Gear and Yourself Can Save The World

Cause & Effect in the Guitar World