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Gibson Custom Les Paul Axcess Standard Electric Guitar Ice Tea
Gibson Les Paul Axcess Standard Electric Guitar with Floyd Rose Vibrato Tailpiece

The Les Paul Axcess is named for greater access to the upper frets, floyd rose tailpiece, dual-coil pickup switch all add up to greater tonal variation and greater access to different sounds than every before from a les paul. It has the same elegant styling and rocking attitude you’ve come to expect from the classic guitar but with a number of upgrades. This is by far one of the most versatile LP’s made.

 DK2 Dinky
Jackson Dinky

The Dinky is an excellent guitar for all styles of music. They work well for the beginner, intermediate, and pro player. Jackson Guitars was started by Grover Jackson in 1978.

Schecter Hellraiser C-1 Electric Guitar Black Cherry
Schecter Hellraiser C-1 Made For Metal Guitar

The Schecter Hellraiser C-1 is a six-string electric guitar made for the metal player.

Squier by Fender Vintage Modified Stratocaster SSS Electric Guitar Metallic Red
Squier Vintage Modified Stratocaster with Duncan Designed Pickups

The Squier Vintage combines both the appeal of vintage style and hot-rodded modifications. Some features included are Duncan Designed SC-101 single coil pickups, Indian Red Cedar body.


Ibanez Tube Screamer Series TSA15H Amp Head and TSA112C 1x12 Half Stack
Ibanez Tube Screamer Series TSA15H Amp Head and TSA112C 1x12 Half Stack

The Ibanez Tube Screamer Half Stack is a low cost guitar amp that consists of the low wattage all tube amp head (Ibanez TSA15H) and the single 12 inch speaker cabinet. The Stack is surely loud enough for practice with an excellent tone that’s great for recording. The most outstanding feature of this amp is the distinctive Tube Screamer Circuit found built in to the amp head. This in combination with the all tube circuitry gives the amp gives you all the crunch and overdrive you’ll ever need.

Fender Super Champ XD Guitar Combo Amp
Fender Super Champ XD Amp with 15 Watts

The Super Champ XD is a two channel 15 watt guitar amp with built-in digital effects. It features a real tube preamp and power amp section with solid-state modeled guitar amps and digital effects, a 10 inch speaker and two band eq.

Peavey ValveKing Royal 8 Tube Combo Amp
Peavey ValveKing Royal 8 Five-Watt Combo Amp With 8-inch Speaker

The Peavey ValveKing Royal 8 is an all tube class A combo amp that can be used for recording, rehearsing and playing in a small area like a bedroom or very small club. It has a classic tube distortion sound that varies from clean and warm to fairly crunchy sounding.

Vox Night Train NT15H 15W Guitar Amp Head Chrome
Vox NT15H Night Train Dual Mode Tube Amp

The Night Train is a low power all tube guitar amp for the professional guitarist. It features an all tube design, 12AX7 Preamp tube, EL-84 Power Amp tubes, Dual Power Amp modes (Pentode, Triode), Master Volume, 3-Band EQ, Bright or Thick Switch, and an Industrial Mirror Finish.

Class5 Five-Watt All Tube Class A Guitar Amp with 10 inch Speaker
Marshall Class5 Five-Watt Guitar Amp with 10 inch Speaker

The Class5 is the lowest wattage combo amp made by Marshall. Jim calls it the “Baby Plexi”. It features a 10 inch Celestion speaker, two 12AX7 preamp tubes, EL-84 power tube, 3-Band EQ, Headphone Output, and an External Speaker Output.

Jet City Amplification JCA2112RC 20W Tube Guitar Combo Amp Black/Blue
Jet City Amplification JCA2112RC Single Channel 20-Watt Combo Amp

The JCA2112RC is a 20 watt tube based guitar combo amp from Jet City Amplification. The amp was designed by Soldano and features a tube driven reverb and easy access external speaker jack on the back panel. You can drive the internal speaker, which is a Jet City Custom driver made by Eminence, or you can drive and external speaker or both. There is an additional JCA12s 12 inch speaker cabinet available as well.


PreSonus Studio Channel Tube Channel Strip
PreSonus Studio Channel With Class A Preamp VCA Based Compressor and 3-Band EQ

The Studio Channel by Presonus is a single channel mic preamp, compressor, and EQ for the intermediate home and studio user. The consists of a microphone preamp, compressor, and 3-band EQ mounted in a rugged metal 19 inch single spaced chassis.

Boss RC-20XL Loop Station
Boss RC-20XL Loop Station and Phrase Recorder

The Loop Station is phrase recorder and looper. It can be used in many ways including sound on sound performance, create loop phrases from CDs, perform live, used as a phrase trainer, a backing sound device, and for special effects. It can be used with a keyboard, guitar, voice or any other instrument.

 VG-99 V-Guitar Processor System with GK-3 Pickup
Roland VG-99 V-Guitar Multi Effects Processor System with GK-3 Pickup

With the VG-99 you get both guitar and guitar amp modeling (V-Guitar) along with the equivalent of two Boss GT-PRO multi-effects units in a tabletop unit. This one comes with the GK-3 pickup that is really required to take full advantage of the processor. It features two COSM guitar and amp modelers, two GT-Pro Multi-Effects Processors, Guitar-To-MIDI converter, USB Port with Computer Editing Software, Ribbon Controller, D Beam Controller and much more.

MOTU UltraLite
MOTU UltraLite-mk3 FireWire Audio Interface with 10 Inputs / 8 Output Channels

The Motu Ultralite is a firewire based audio interface with a MIDI port made for use with a PC, Mac, as well as standalone operation. It can operate at samplerates up to 96kHz and 24-bit depth. It's designed to be 'ultralite' and portable and works with most firewire ports.


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