Egnater Amplification was started by Bruce Egnater who has designed, built and refined amplifiers for legends such as Steve Vai, Stevie Ray Vaughan and countless other musicians in search of the ultimate tone. With 30 years of experience, Bruce is regarded as an "amp guru", offering amp-building seminars, patenting innovative...

Dr Z is a boutique amp manufacturer founded in 1988 in the US by Mike Zaite, a.k.a. Dr. Z, a drummer who started producing tube amplifiers in his Cleveland area shop, while maintaining his day job as a medical electronic engineer at G.E. As the son of a TV repair...

In 1946, Everett Hull files his patent application for a "sound amplifying means for stringed musical instruments of the violin family." The invention, called the "Ampeg" for "amplfiied peg," places a transducer inside an upright fiddle on an extended support peg. The patent is granted in 1947. Everett Hull and...

Established in 1992 in Germany, AER amps are one of the market leaders in acoustic guitar amplification, particularly in terms of clarity, quality of construction, features and portability. Although most of their amps are small they are surprisingly loud and powerful! The range includes: AcoustiCubeAlphaArtemisCompactDomino They also have a small range of bass...

Juketone design and engineer valve amps with that 'authentic Tweed Deluxe tone', manufacturing them in China to keep costs down. Their concise range of valve amplifiers provides solutions for a range of styles and situations, from blues and rock and roll to Jazz and rock, from practice and recording through to...

In 2010 Dave Gascoigne set up the Rosewell Custom Shop in Doncaster and for the first time offered his own amp designs for sale. Many of his amplifiers are a nod to their famous predecessors but offering high quality hand built amplifiers at an affordable cost. The new Custom shop range...

Hayden Amps - British valve guitar amps with style and tone designed by legendary designer Dave Green. Handmade in Essex UK with traditional values combined with modern features using the finest quality components and built with care and devotion. These are the features and characteristics that give each Hayden amplifier its...

Stoneham amplifiers are hand crafted in the UK and designed to meet the modern guitarist's requirement for world class guitar tone, at a price within reach of the working musician. All amps are designed with the same principles; 100% valve signal path, built with components chosen for their performance rather than...

With acoustic amps being all the rage and every manufacturer offering one, Blackstar have finally launched an acoustic version of their tiny, but popular, Fly series. The battery powered amp (lasting up to 55 hours) pumps out 3W, which can be increased to 6W with the addition of a matching...

Victory make no-compromise valve guitar amplifiers and are making a name for themselves with a growing roster of artists and followers. All Victory amps are designed, engineered and hand-built in the UK to exacting specs, using the very highest quality components. The amps are aimed at discerning players looking for the...