Sunday, April 4, 2010

Rare Guitar Amps on You Tube


Jazz on a Dumble clone:

Smooth overdrive on a Dumble clone:

While Dumbles were typically customized for each player such as Bonnie Raitt, Fargen has a variety of amps. As I recall, Fargen worked with Eddie Van Halen. Below are three examples of his amps:




Ken is no longer around to make Trainwreck amps, but Fuchs makes a copy of this as well as the Dumble. Others make copies of these amps as well. But, here's a sample where the amp is played pretty bright:

Watkins competed with Vox and Marshall in England and, as I recall, the wee lads from Liverpool started with them:

Living in America, this is the first amp I ever played on (with a Telecaster) was a blue tuck and rolled Kustom:

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