Mega Amp review - 11 amps with a Gibson Les Paul

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  1. makam

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    Mega Guitar Amplifier Review !! (part 1)
    Eleven guitar amplifiers through the iconic Gibson Les Paul.
    Covid19 and the quarantine that followed gave me enough time to prepare and carry out this MEGA guitar amplifier review.
    In the coming days I will publish the review with some different guitars!
    Next coming is a Fender Stratocaster through the same eleven amps, followed by a tele, a D' Angelico and a Gibson L5!
    Enjoy!!
     
  2. richey88

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    Nice!
     
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    Wow!!

    Great.

    I definitely like the Super Reverb the best
     
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    To my ears? The Super Reverb closely followed by the Subway Blues.

    Good video! No BS, remarkably consistent playing.
     
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    Beautiful. Not a dog in the bunch but the class of the field is that Super Reverb. Wowee, wow, wow, wow!
     
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    Nice video. The Super Reverb for the win.
     
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    I liked the SR, the TR but for the speakers, the two Rivera’s even though we don’t know which channel you were in—-the tweed or the BF?., and the little Mesa Subway...maybe in that order.
    This is a refreshing review/comparison in that we het to hear the clean sounds...and I appreciate the consistency of the playing.
    I offer you a belated welcome, Makam.
     
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    For half the price of some of the amps tested, the Peavey C30 sounds wonderful.
     
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    Every one of those amplifiers sounded great.
     
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    Super Reverb and Deluxe 112 Plus :)
     
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    Thank you Wally !
    Rivera's both in the clean channel.
     
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    Super Reverb for me too.

    The only one I am not keen on is the Egnater, though they sound good for "heavier" rock stuff.|
     
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    Awesome, awesome demo. What pickups in the Les Paul? Year?
     
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    WOW! Thank you! SR knocked it out of the park for me.
     
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    Just goes to show that good playing will sound good through a lot of amps. There wasn't a single amp in the bunch that I would not be happy to play, but for me, the Twin remains what my ears want to hear....exactly what I expected to discover.
     
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    For my ear, the Peavey C30 was next to last ahead of the AER.
     
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    Thank you JDB2!
    Its a 2007 standard with Burstbuckers Pro.
     
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    I liked the MesaF50 and Revera 25 because my ear is used to that middy Paul tone, but wow, the Deluxe sounded fantastic to my ears.
    SR sounded too scooped to me.

    Now I'm gassing for a Deluxe plus. Really fun post! Thanks for taking the time to do a clean comparison like that.
     
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    Nice! Thanks!! I thought the Mesas sounded best.
    I just traded a Mesa, (my third), for a DSL combo. I am really happy now!!!
     
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    Pretty much liked all of them except the Engle and AER.
     
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