PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: Small Guitar Amp Heads
Small and perfectly formed, the Hayden MoFo is the best example of the changing face of amp heads. Now, some of the best ones are small, portable...but still loud! Check the best ones out...
The amp stack is where it's at, many guitarists will quickly tell you. And here's a look at some very affordable, but quite excellent, small all-valve amp heads, which are ideal for the gigging musician on the go.
This little buying guide will highlight the best head amp choices for you...enjoy!
The Top 5 Guitar Head Amps at Dolphin
The MoFo by Hayden is an all-valve guitar amp with a whole lot of attitude, and best of all, handmade in England! Unlike other mini guitar amp heads, the MoFo is definitely not a one trick pony. From stunning bell like clean tones with real depth to plexi-esque classic rock crunch, right up to full on metal mayhem, the 30 watt MoFo head does it all.
And yes...MoFo does stand for that word. But you'll have to use one to find out why...it rocks!
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Vox Night Train
Night Train is one sexy beast. Solid enough to inspire confidence, Night Train weighs less than seventeen pounds - and the “armoured lunchbox” dimensions provide extreme portability.
Finished with a cool chrome mirror-finish, the signature VOX diamond design reveals that inspiring vacuum tube glow.
The Night Train NT15H includes its own padded carry case to protect your investment.
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Vox AC4 Head
Here's another greta Vox product, but an altogether different affair than the Night Train. The Vox AC4 offers pure vintage charm and, at 5 watts, is the quietest head amp of the bunch - as well as the cheapest, at under £200!
The AC4 is ideal for recordings, where you crank up the amp to get the best, crunchiest valve tones.
This up-to-date Class A version retains the distinctive EL84 power tube of the original and features a 12AX7 powered pre-amp, delivering a classic British tone
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Laney L20H Lionheart series
Lionheart represents everything we've learned through forty years of Laney tube heritage, distilled into a single ampilfier range.
Designed to deliver the ultimate tone of a tube being pushed hard - warm and expressive, at an output level which can be used in everyday environments. This twin channel, all tube amplifier features 'Parallel single-ended' Class A output from 4x EL84 matched tubes, providing 20 watts of rich tube power.
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Orange Tiny Terror
Small, loud and already legendary, the Orange Tiny Terror is without any doubt one of the most popular head amps we sell. Why? This very versatile workhorse won't let you down in recording sessions or at gigs, and it's quite affordable, too!
The Tiny Terror is ideal for any guitarist seeking professional grade tube tone at a price range that won't break the bank.
With 15 watts of available Class A valve power, the Tiny Terror is a highly versatile workhorse suited to a myriad of guitar playing scenarios.
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