megatrav … I'm debating buying one because I don't have a proper amp after doing a bunch of trading and selling this past year. The Artist 15 is much subtler imho. I really love the Artist 15. But then I was look for crunch from the amp, not metal-type distortion-- so YMMV! Joined: May 31, 2012 Location: Los Angeles. For all things relating to guitars, basses, amps, pedals & accessories. The front panel controls are easy to use. It's got amazing cleans. Thoughts?
CptSensible, Sep 21, 2018 #1. Guess there's always pedals to help with that.. megatrav, Nov 18, 2015. megatrav, Nov 18, 2015 #12. Blackstar Artist 15 Valve Guitar Amplifier At the heart of the Artist 15 lies a unique power amplifier design that harnesses the tonal qualities of the revered 6L6 valve. I work at a shop and we're a Blackstar dealer. You can get some incredible tones out of it with no pedals at all. Both are 15 watts. I am a blues player. Rydock Member. Messages: 709. I'm a big fan of Blackstar's OD tones, especially with a good speaker combo. Nov 18, 2015 #13. Sep 21, 2018 #2.
Blackstar Artist 15 or Fender Blues Junior? Design and construction appear to be close to a boutique amp. Just got he Artist 15 in last week and it's really awesome. The Artist 15 uses cathode bias, as opposed to the fixed bias found in the Artist 30. I've been playing for about 20 years and building guitars and amps for 10 or 15 years I did my research and went with the Blackstar. Blackstar Artisan 15. For me the HT20 is much too high-gain. Considering either a tweed Fender Blues Junior or a Blackstar Artist. Gibby60 Member. Blackstar Artist 15 and 30 Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by megatrav, Nov 3, 2015. Nothing heavy crunch. Print view. I bought a used Blackstar Artist 15 last week. Channel 1 has a simple volume and tone control arrangement, while Channel 2 has standard gain, three-band EQ and a master volume, together with Blackstar's familiar ISF control, which continuously varies the EQ network from traditional British to USA response. Blackstar Artist 15 and 30 Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by megatrav, Nov 3, 2015. Reply with quote; Blackstar Artisan 15. by Sperm Whale Eddie » Tue Feb 24, 2009 3:40 pm . Post a reply. Messages: 736. I am considering buying a Blackstar Artisan 15 combo having tried one at the weekend and being seriously impressed. I nearly bought one but went for the Vox AC15C1 instead - the Artist ran it close. I was ready for a change. I have had a Fender Hot Rod Deluxe for about 10 years. CptSensible, Sep 21, 2018. Need for playing surf and 50s rock tunes, and the occasional jam session. 12 posts • Page 1 of 1.