carvin ac120s power conditioner wins the 2019 reader's choice award from prosoundweb and live sound international

The AC120S Power Conditioner Wins the 2019 Readers' Choice Award

February 13, 2019

Thank you for voting! We are pleased to announce that the Carvin Amps and Audio AC120S Power Conditioner / Sequencer has won the 2019 ProSoundWeb & Live Sound International Readers' Choice Award in the Electrical Power Products category. 

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Vote for Carvin Amps and Audio

December 06, 2018

ProSoundWeb & Live Sound International's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards

Vote for Carvin Amps and Audio products in the ProSoundWeb & Live Sound International's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards! Please vote for the following products:

FDR60 Direct Box

AC120S Power Conditioner / Sequencer

EM900 Wireless In-Ear Monitor System

UX1200MC Wireless Microphone System

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The X1 All Tube Guitar Preamp Pedal Wins Guitar World's Gold Award

November 30, 2018

X1 wins Gold Award from Guitar World Magazine

A GUITAR PREAMP can add new life to an amp by expanding an its tonal range, dynamics and performance. Even better is a versatile preamp like the Carvin X1 all-tube guitar preamp pedal that also sounds great on its own and can be used to drive a power amp for live performances or plugged directly into a recording system in the studio. While the Carvin X1 is packaged in a pedal format, it’s packed with features comparable to standalone multi-channel amps and professional preamp systems. When it comes to bang-for-the-buck and performance, the Carvin X1 is one of the most attractive preamps we’ve encountered recently.

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Steve Vai's Big Mama Jama Jam-a-thon

September 26, 2018

Steve Vai's Jam-a-thon

Join Steve Vai and Friends on Septmber 28th at noon through September 30th at 4pm for "The Big Mama Jama Jam-a-thon" -an open improvisational music/art event where the music doesn’t stop for 52 hours. Various professional and novice musicians, speakers, painters, celebrities, visual artists, poets, etc. from various genres are invited to support each other in an “in-the-moment” impromptu jam. The event will be streamed live worldwide through various cable TV stations, websites, and radio outlets.

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Announcing the New Leadership Team

September 18, 2018 12 Comments

Kiesel Family

We here at Carvin Amps & Audio wanted to take a moment to give you some exciting updates about our company. 

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X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal Demo Video

August 29, 2018 2 Comments

X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal Demo Video

Offering guitar players ultimate tone control in a compact pedal format, Carvin Amps’ new X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal is now available. The X1 brings the legendary heritage of the X100B guitar amp tone and controls in a new all-tube pedal design.

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Now Available: The X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal

Now Available: The X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal

August 29, 2018

Offering guitar players ultimate tone control in a compact pedal format, Carvin Amps’ new X1 All Tube Preamp Pedal is now available. The X1 brings the legendary heritage of the X100B guitar amp tone and controls in a new all-tube pedal design.

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Carvin X1 All Tube Guitar Preamp Pedal

Introducing the New X1 All Tube Guitar Preamp Pedal

January 24, 2018 1 Comment

Introducing the brand-new X1 All Tube Guitar Preamp Pedal, which will be released at the 2018 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California. The X1 pedal is based on one of our most iconic guitar amps, the X100B. Demo the X1 pedal at the Acacia Guitars booth #4249 and the Vola Guitars booth #4334 at NAMM 2018. The X1 will be available late spring 2018. MAP is $449.

Watch the video and learn more at carvinaudio.com/x1

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Vintage Guitar Reviews the VLD1 Legacy Drive Pedal

Vintage Guitar Reviews the VLD1 Legacy Drive Pedal

June 01, 2017

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Mrs. Smith Gives the Legacy Drive Pedal an A+

April 27, 2017 7 Comments

Mrs. Smith Gives the Legacy Drive Pedal an A+

Mrs. Smith does a full video review of the Steve Vai Legacy Drive Preamp Pedal.

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2017 LA Guitar Show

Demo Carvin Amplifiers at the 2017 LA Guitar Show

April 18, 2017 3 Comments

Demo Carvin Amplifiers at the 2017 LA Guitar Show, April 22 and 23, 2017 from 10am - 6pm in Room 1010.

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Premier Guitar's First Look Video Features the Legacy Drive Pedal

April 13, 2017 2 Comments

Premier Guitar's First Look Video Features the Legacy Drive Pedal

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