Fender Hot Rod Deluxe
[QUESTION] What type of amp should I buy?
Fender tube amps. Jerry and Duane both used Fender. Jerry's main amp was a Twin Reverb. That's out of your price range, but something like a Blues Jr., Pro Jr, or Hot Rod Deluxe will get you there.
Edit: after that it's all in the hands.
2 years ago
OK, not great, returned item
I have been playing the guitar for 30 years. I have a Fender Pro 185, solid state amp, 2x12" speakers, sounds great but is very heavy, so, wanting a tube amp and something lighter for some time I decided to purchase the Fender Blues JR III. It sounded great clean, OK with Boss distortion pedal in my...
10 years ago
Flat and muddy Tone
This amp is incredibly well built and I had far greater expectations for it having been a fan of the hot rod deluxe and the blues junior models but I was highly let down by the tone of this amp. The best way to describe it is that it doesn’t sound like a fender amp or a vintage amp. When I plugged i...
5 years ago
[QUESTION] Good home-use fender amp for blues?
Tons of people love the Hot Rod Deluxe and you'll find them all over the place in bars and whatnot. But I honestly think the Bassbreaker 15 is the real sleeper hit here. Great little amp for basically the same price as the Blues Jr. It has 3 gain stages, so it can do good Fender cleans in low and even in medium, but medium gets you a little more Marshall-ish.
2 years ago
sounds great. Read the 5 star reviews for why
This amp, in my view, sounds great. Read the 5 star reviews for why. I am rating down for only quality reasons. #1. The output jack was stripped out and so when a cable was plugged in it stressed the circuit board. Replaced under warranty and...the placement of the jack in the circuit board is sligh...
6 years ago
[GEAR] Suppose you had no guitar and gear. You are given $6000 to spend. What would you buy?
Fender Hot Rod Deville 2x12 - $999
Rusch Alligator Strat - $2500
Strings, Cables, etc - $100
Crybaby Wah - $90
Spend the rest on weed and LSD, need fuel for the creative fire
3 years ago
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