Magnatone Welcomes Fred Coyner

We are happy to announce that industry veteran Fred Coyner has taken on the position of Sales Director for Magnatone. Many USA and International music dealers and distributors are very familiar with Fred from his decades-long sales and sales management positions with Fender, Guild, Matchless, Bogner, LsL, & Bad Cat. Many dealers who have dealt […]

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Stereo Twilighter in Gitarre & Bass

News of our commitment to tone has spread! We are pleased to report that the Stereo Twilighter is featured in the May 2015 issue of Gitarre & Bass. Ebo Wagner had this to say about the amp: “Vintage tone at its best, the twilighter stereo stands alone because of its sonic qualities. However, the effects […]

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Super Fifty-Nine & Stereo Twilighter Reviewed by Guitarist (UK)

The fine people behind Guitarist put together a great video demo, showcasing both the Super Fifty-Nine and Stereo Twilighter. They had this to say about the amps: “The recently-revived brand Magnatone is positioned at the top end of the market, with made-in-USA products and no-compromise boutique-grade build quality.” We couldn’t agree more. See more from Guitarist […]

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ZZ Top on Tour: The Ultimate Magnatone Demo

ZZ Top just kicked off a multi-city tour, bringing their hard driving blend of blues and southern rock to cities around the country. Powering “That Little Ol’ Band From Texas” are twin stacks of Magnatone Super Fifty-Nine amps, and let us assure you the best in TONE is best experienced live and LOUD in person. […]

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Vintage Guitar Reviews Varsity

Vintage Guitar Magazine had some great things to say about the Magnatone Varsity Reverb! See below for the full text of the review, or check out the March issue of Vintage Guitar.

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Video: Reverb.com profiles Magnatone at Winter NAMM show

The folks at Reverb.com caught up with us at the Magnatone booth at this year’s NAMM show and put together this video walking through the new (and reborn) line of amps. They must have liked what they heard, because they also mentioned us as one of their “Best in Show” products from the show. We […]

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Magnatone at NAMM 2015

This year marked Magnatone’s third trip to the winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, and once again the booth was graced by some top notch players. Check out these photos to see if you recognize some familiar faces.  

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Guitar Player Review of the Stereo Twilighter

Art Thompson from Guitar Player sat down with the Stereo Twilighter and put it through its paces. After going through the amp inside and out, he had this to say: “In the world of boutique amps, there’s really nothing like a Magnatone with pitch bending vibrato, and this feature is also available in the 30-watt, […]

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Guitarist: Magnatone amps: a history, and the rebirth

Guitarist put together a nice write-up about the history of Magnatone, as well as some information about the Magnatone amps being made today. Featuring some great vintage photography, the article gives a good picture of the vast history of our brand. You can read the full text of the article at MusicRadar.com

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Music Radar: Stereo Twilighter Review

Recently the folks at Music Radar put together a review of the Stereo Twilighter. After putting the amp through its paces, they came to this conclusion: “An old-school American/blues amp tour de force with huge tone and some 3D-like effects” Read more at MusicRadar.com

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