In celebration of 10 years of glorious Blackstar tone, three new 10W single-ended valve amplifiers have been developed drawing on the sound and innovation of iconic Blackstar lines - Artisan, Artist and Series One.
Each product is honed for home and studio use and has a wealth of features and a super cool retro look.
The Artisan 10 AE is a low gain, classic crunch amp that uses an EL34 in the power amplifier for superlative, warm British crunch. In this model we have included a hot pre-amp Boost for authentic classic rock / indie rhythm playing and vocal Billy Gibbons inspired leads.
Specially voiced EL34, 6L6 and KT-88 power amplifiers Clean and Boost or Overdrive settings, which are footswitchable Specially voiced Reverb, speaker emulated output and effects loop A super cool retro styling A Celestion 70/80 loudspeaker
Artisan 10 AE Front Panel Features: Input Socket Volume Boost Tone Reverb Master Standby Power Rear Panel Features: Emulated Output (mono, taken after the power amp) Series effects loop Effects Level switch Footswitch (supplied 1-button to activate Boost / Overdrive feature, or use an optional 2-button for Boost / Overdrive and Reverb) Mains In 3 speaker outputs – 1x16 Ohm, 1x8 Ohm and 2x16 Ohm