‘My band has a replica of an Acoustic Amp 408 cabinet, it dates back to the seventies. The original speakers were a mix of types and brands, but basically these were 15” speakers rating at 75W each. The cab sounded great with our bass player’s vintage Ampeg Blueline SVT head and the Aguilar DB751 head. […]
Songwriter and guitarist Gordon Kennedy has brought his family’s musical legacy to bear on an enviable and influential Nashville career. His father Jerry Kennedy was a legend in his own right, playing guitar and Dobro with superstars such as Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Roger Miller. Gordon has won two Grammys, the first being […]
The F12M-150 Triple Cone is a new guitar speaker designed for use with profiling amps, modeling software, impulse responses, and the technology for emulating guitar amps and speaker cabinets. Digital tone-emulation technology is more popular than ever, and guitarists who use it require full-range, flat and accurate output. General-purpose pro audio speakers (as in powered […]
The F12-X200 is the world’s first Full Range LIVE Response guitar speaker. For guitar players who use modelling and profiling amps, a full range flat response loudspeaker is viewed as highly desirable for delivering the output of your emulated set-up in all its glory. While this can provide an impressive amount of detail and fidelity, […]
The Celestion Ruby is the company’s latest alnico magnet guitar speaker which has been purpose built to create smooth, warm vintage tones. Rated at 35-watts power handling, it’s ideal for use with mid-powered amps and combos. Joining the Blue, Gold and Cream as the fourth Celestion G12 alnico, the Ruby has proven to be instantly […]
With just a little basic information, you’ll be surprised how easy it is to swap out a guitar speaker in your cab or combo…
Believe it or not, front- or rear-mounting a speaker on the cabinet baffle can make a difference to your tone.
As guitar speakers are different, so their cabinets are different to hi-fi or PA cabinets. Deep, thunderous bass is not required, high frequency reproduction is a disadvantage, and distortion-free sound would be a disaster! Here are some guidelines on how to design a cabinet for your guitar speaker.
Celestion Speaker Impulse Responses – Find out how using IRs can contribute to becoming a better player.
Cabinet Simulator – Hear what the G12H Creamback, G12-65, G12H Anniversary and G12M Greenback sound like through a Kemper Profiler