Founded in 1984, Hughes & Kettner have since earned themselves a sterling reputation in the music world for their tube amps. With that being said, Hughes & Kettner solid state combo guitar amplifiers are also exceptionally-built powerhouses that are ideal for any gigging guitarist. Boasting an incredible dynamic range and user-friendly controls in a portable package, Hughes & Kettner solid state combo guitar amplifiers could make a solid state believer out of even the most meticulous tube amp devotee.
For a perfect example of Hughes & Kettner's ability to construct solid state amps with tube-like power, you'll definitely want to keep your eyes peeled for the Edition Blue 60R Guitar Combo Amp. Boasting a 12" Celestion speaker, clean and overdrive channels, reverb and an effects loop, this solid state amplifier is a versatile workhorse with a classic tone that will probably have you looking in its back for tubes. But make no mistake, this amplifier is pure solid state and its generous price tag makes that even more obvious.
Now, if you want even more volume and tone-shaping controls, check out the Zentera Guitar Combo Amp. This beast has two 12" Celestion speakers along with an arsenal of digital effects ranging from reverb, delay and modulations to '70s stompboxes and 128 presets. The Zentera is clearly designed for adventurous players, so don't pass it up.
And there are many other Hughes & Kettner solid state combo guitar amplifiers to consider in these pages, so try to spend some time in both the new and used inventories. Hughes & Kettner has earned the respect of hard-rocking guitarists like Tommy Thayer of Kiss, Dave Young of Devin Townshend Band and Acey Slade of Murderdolls, so you can trust us when we say that you're definitely in right spot for a new solid state combo amp.