If you want vintage British tone with contemporary features, then you want the Marshall Astoria Custom all-tube guitar amplifier head. The Astoria Custom delivers a classic British tone from a pair of KT66 power tubes and modern functions like a tube-driven effects loop and footswitchable gain controls. And a cool Power Reduction switch lets you bring the volume down for rehearsing and recording. The vintage-voiced and boutique-inspired Marshall Astoria Custom amp head has the features and tone a pro musician needs!
Marshall Astoria Custom Tube Guitar Amplifier Head at a Glance:
All-tube design delivers big sound
Utilizing a cathode-biased KT66 power section and GZ34 rectifier, the Astoria Custom amplifier head gives you a wide range of tones with a definite Marshall vibe. The Custom was designed for players who want vintage tone with modern features like an effects loop and footswitchable gain. The gain knob also houses a Body switch that adds a different EQ curve to your tone. Handwired in Bletchley, England, Astoria amps use turrets mounted to printed circuit boards that let complex switching and hand wiring exist in the same amplifier. Music Experience knows that good tone is important to you, and we're confident that the Marshall Astoria Custom can do the job.
Boutique vibe and classic Marshall tone
The all-tube Marshall Astoria Custom tube amp head delivers fat British tones in a stylish and great-looking package. The top-mounted control panel, leather carrying strap, and the old-school Marshall logo badge are a nod to Marshall amps from the '60s. Eye-catching two-tone vinyl covering and boutique cabinet design is sure to set this amp apart from the crowd.
Dial in practice levels with onboard power reduction
Thanks to the Astoria Custom's onboard power reduction, you can retain all that tonal richness even at low volumes. Imagine being able to plug your guitar into the same thick, sustaining tonality in the practice room or studio that you get when it's wide open on the big stage. With the Marshall Astoria Custom amp head, all it takes is a simple pull of a knob.
Marshall Astoria Custom Tube Guitar Amplifier Head Features:
Get classic British tone and boutique looks with the Marshall Astoria Custom guitar amp head!
|Number of Channels||1|
|Total Power||30W (5W pull switch setting)|
|EQ||3-band EQ, body pull switch, brightness pull switch|
|Preamp Tubes||4 x ECC83/12AX7|
|Power Tubes||2 x KT66 power tubes, 1 x GZ34 rectifier tube|
|Inputs||2 x 1/4" TS (Hi/Lo inputs)|
|Outputs||5 x 1/4" TS (4, 8 and 16 ohm outputs)|
|Effects Loop||Yes (with loop level control)|
|Footswitch I/O||Yes (boost, effects loop), 2-way LED footswitch included|
|Manufacturer Part Number||AST2H|