Acoustic amps

Caretaker

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What are you guys using?
Actual acoustic amp?
Clean on a Marshall or Fender or....
I`m a bedroom player so no gigs.
Just curious.
 

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I have a J-29 with a built in but I've never used it (in fact, I don't know if the battery or pickup even works.) I have plugged my Guild with a Gretsch sound hole pickup (my avatar) into my Gretsch Electromatic tube amp, but it doesn't really sound like an acoustic guitar at all.
 

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I usually plug into whatever system is being used where I’m playing with pretty good results.
That said.... I did just get a Boss Katana 50 a while back (which does have an acoustic channel), and although I haven’t plugged my acoustic into it yet, I’ve heard good things about ‘em.

Gonna have to try it in the next few days when I get some spare time.
 

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I have an early Fishman Performer Loudbox (the taller black one), amazing unit.
 

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The Fishman Loudbox Mini will be more than enough for a bedroom player. Also has a mic input. Sound is easily good enough for a small-venue gig.
 

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Fishman Loudbox Artist. I was between that and the Marshall and after playing both decided on the Fishman.
 

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I plug my acoustic into my pedalboard, which has a JHS Colour Box at the end, which goes direct into my Focusrite interface thru studio monitors.
 

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DI box, straight to the board.
This ^^^ is all you really need. Adjust volume and tone on guitar.

Occasionally had a lead singer that wanted a dedicated amp so they wouldn't have to rely on the monitor mix if if I was too far away on stage.

The $100 GC cure below set close by or as another mentioned acoustic channel on my Katana would keep them happy.

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we would probably need to know what pickup/electrics are fitted to your acoustic, if its a passive pickup or if theres a built in preamp.

I f its any help, the Taylors with ES2 go straight to an old Roland 60. The otheres are bugged with K&K bridge plate thingy's that I send through XLR Pure preamp

at home I've never needed to plug in a acoustic unless its for recording
Interestingly, I have an old Ibanez beater thats got both TRS jack and XLR built in, quacks like a duck
 

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SWR Strawberry Blonde when I was gigging small venues with a 12 string. In addition to the usual features, it has an XLR line out for places that had something FoH.
 




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