Top 5 tube guitar amp maintenance tips for summer gigs. Time flies when you’re having fun … even more so when your having fun playing guitar! In our fast paced world, it’s easy to overlook and forget about all those little gear maintenance issues that need to be dealt with each year before the hot […]
Fargen Custom Shop 4 x 6V6 30 Watt – 5E3 Tweed Deluxe meets Brownface Deluxe. Here is a beautiful one of a kind Fargen Custom Shop Amplifier that is currently available and ready to ship. List price: $1899.00 – Summer Sale price $1699.00 – Purchase here! Fargen Custom Shop 30 Watt 5E3 Tweed Deluxe meets […]
The Top 5 Production Tube Amplifiers to Mod (The Good, the Bad & the Ugly!) We receive many questions via e-mail and phone each week asking our professional opinion on which production amplifiers yield the most bang for the buck after they are modified. We mod & blueprint many production amps per week within our […]
Classic retro vintage tone at 1/2 the volume… I need one;)
Fargen Custom Shop Blackbird Overdrive Special Amp
Here is my version of the fantastic sounding Ampeg B-15 flip top. This amp turned out so sweet I am sure we will be building more in the future.
I have been planning to offer a line of bad ass 60’s Marshall clones for a long time and just finally got around to it.
As time goes on the legend of the Howard Dumble / Dumble Overdrive Special amplifier continues to grow. Even those players who know nothing about the real workings or sound of a Dumble tube amp have a gleam in there eye when Dumble Amps are mentioned.
A great customer of mine named Greg S. had e-mailed me few times asking me if the Fargen OLDE 800 could nail Jimi Hendrix type tones. suggested we build a low voltage plexi type clone with the1986 bass circuit as I feel that it has that fat rich tone with single coils and also a brown singing tone when cranked.
This special piece was built for a great customer of mine named Art Smith. He owns three all custom original Benjamin Fargen hand-wired tube guitar amplifiers.