Inspired by music, designed to impress. We gave 3 musicians an Origin 50C and asked them to play their music their way. We then paired them each with their own designer, who modified their amps to create something totally unique. Just like your tone should stand out, your amp should too. Watch now.
Ever heard of Slash? Lzzy Hale? While She Sleeps? Of course you have. The Marshall Podcast is hosted by Dan P. Carter and features exclusive interviews with the greatest names in music. Episode 1 is available now and kicks off with the guitar legend himself - Slash.
If you talk to any guitarist you will undoubtably hear the world ‘valve’ or ‘tube’ thrown around. The sound of a valve amp cranked nice and loud is synonymous with rock and guitar heritage. Valve technology was predominately found in televisions and radios from the mid to the late 20th Century, before transistor technology advanced and took its place.
That being said, guitar amplifiers remained married to valves due to the unique feel and tone they produce. Here we take a look at some of the most commonly used power amp valve types and how they lend themselves to different tones.