The John Lennon Imagine Series Amplifier
T he John Lennon Imagine Series amplifier combines world-class tube amplifier engineering with luxurious cabinetry and craftsmanship, to accomplish the ultimate John Lennon experience. Adorned with pure white features and components throughout, the Imagine Series amplifier captures the essence of John Lennon and his vintage tones. The Imagine Series is available in an exclusive limited series of 51 hand-numbered pieces.
Ben Fargen pushes amp design to the limits, using only the best components available to hand build these amplifiers himself. He has expanded the Decade Switch to include a third setting, and to cover vintage Lennon tone from his 50′s Rock ‘n Roll, 60′s Liverpool and 70′s Plastic Ono Band eras. Plug in clean and you’re immediately taken back to that classic John Lennon vibe, as only Ben Fargen can voice.
It’s cabinet dimensions accentuate these vintage John Lennon tones. Our master wood craftsman builds each cabinet meticulously and by hand, to create a nicely balanced, three dimension tone projection … resulting in a strong, musically resonant cabinet.
The John Lennon Imagine Series is a Fargen exclusive.
MSRP $5,999. Matching custom white road case $499.
1965 – Ticket to Ride
1968 – Revolution
- Hand crafted in the U.S.A.
- Premium eastern Soft Maple lumber side/rear panels with a 13mm Baltic Birch speaker baffle
- 2 x EL84 15 Watt power amp design
- 2 x 12AX7 preamp and phase inverter tubes
- Vintage 60’2 style mustard tone caps
- Vintage carbon comp resistors
- Three-way mode tone shift Decade Switch covering the 50′s, 60′s and 70′s
- Hi- and Lo- power switch
- Hand crafted hardwood parts tag board
- Hi-Fi custom board parts configuration
- Custom built proprietary JL-15, 12-inch Alnico speaker
- Evidence Audio Siren II high-end speaker cable
- Exclusive bracket isolates and dampens cabinet vibration and tube rattle
- Precision dovetail joinery utilizing a proprietary two-part epoxy
- Bathed in multiple coats of Peace White Lacquer and finished in clear gloss lacquer
- Elements of John Lennon’s art, lyrics and signature
- Certificate of Authenticity signed by Ben Fargen