Updated January 03, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

The 10 Best Amp Heads

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This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in December of 2017. If you're serious about the tonal expression of your instrument, and you intend to play in large venues without having to rely on a sound engineer to get your levels right, you would do well to invest in one of these guitar amp heads. They connect with speaker cabinets to give you powerful, versatile sounds. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best amp head on Amazon.

10. Quilter Labs Mach 2 Micro Pro

9. Peavey 6505 Mini

8. EVH 5150 III 50-Watt

7. Line 6 Spider V 240 HC

6. Marshall JCM900 4100

5. Laney Ironheart IRT 120 H

4. Orange Dark Terror 15/7

3. Marshall JVM-410H Joe Satriani Signature

2. Line 6 DT25

1. Orange AD30HTC

Daniel Imperiale
Last updated on January 03, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel Imperiale holds a bachelor’s degree in writing, and proudly fled his graduate program in poetry to pursue a quiet life at a remote Alaskan fishery. After returning to the contiguous states, he took up a position as an editor and photographer of the prestigious geek culture magazine “Unwinnable” before turning his attention to the field of health and wellness. In recent years, he has worked extensively in film and music production, making him something of a know-it-all when it comes to camera equipment, musical instruments, recording devices, and other audio-visual hardware. Daniel’s recent obsessions include horology (making him a pro when it comes to all things timekeeping) and Uranium mining and enrichment (which hasn’t proven useful just yet).

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