July 4, 2012 –Hayden Amps will release the irresistible High Five - a new 5W all-tube guitar combo – at this year’s Summer NAMM show.
Built for guitarists who want to spend more time playing and less time endlessly tweaking knobs, the High Five takes a minimal approach yet remains rich in tone and response. The amp harks back to simpler times with its straightforward bass, treble and volume controls, and features a single 10” speaker in a beautiful retro-styled cabinet. An ECC83 preamp tube and an EL84 output tube are employed.
Players on a restricted budget seeking pure tube tone at sensible volume levels will find what they’re looking for in the High Five.
Suggested Retail Price of the High Five is $339 ($279 Street).
Hayden is a UK manufacturer of hand-wired electric guitar amplifiers and a sister company of Ashdown Engineering. Designed by acclaimed British tube amp guru Dave Green, Hayden draws on classic tube amp designs of the past and adds the features desired by modern guitarists.
An exciting and diverse roster of artists has been quick to make Hayden part of their stage and studio rigs, including Jesse Hughes and Dave Catching (Eagles of Death Metal), Stevie Salas, Phil Hilborne, Simon Neil (Biffy Clyro), and more.
Having built a solid reputation its native United Kingdom among pro and amateur players alike, Hayden is now coming to the USA. American guitarists are about to discover tube amp heaven.
Visit www.haydenamps.com for more info.