Category: Guitar Amplifier “How to”

Pedals, Guitars, and Amplifier Reviews

Cranking your amp loud for Tube Distortion or an Overdrive Pedal?

Cranking your amp loud for Tube Distortion or an Overdrive Pedal? People say the holy grail for getting great tone is to have your clean channel up as loud as possible to get “tube distortion” that only occurs when the tubes are clipping. In this video test I compare running a Fender Blues Deluxe reissue…
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How to change a Fender Blues Jr III Speaker

How to change a Fender Blues Jr III Speaker This video will show you how easy it is to swap a Fender Blues Junior III speaker.  The process is exactly the same for an older Fender Blues Jr Amplifier You only need one tool for this job:  a Philips Head Screwdriver/Star Screwdriver (medium size) There…
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How to get a good tone from a Tube Amplifier

How to get a good tone from a Tube Amplifier There’s really only one suggestion for getting great tone out of a Tube or Valve Guitar Amplifier and that is to turn it up loud.  Tube amps really shine when they are running just beyond their ability to maintain a clean tone and this is…
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How to change Tubes in a Peavey Amplifier

How to change Tubes in a Peavey Amplifier Here’s a video tutorial I put together on how to change tubes in a Peavey Amplifier.   I hope this how to guide is useful to those who need to either change their 12AX7 tubes or EL84 tubes. Changing tubes in a Peavey amp is very easy…
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