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Kevin Quick


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Roseville, California, USA
Post Posted 14 Jul 2018 4:26 pm     Reply with quote

Anyone out there usiusing Little Walter 59 amp?
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Dave Stroud


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Canyon, TX
Post Posted 26 Jul 2018 2:29 pm     Reply with quote

I am. I love the thick mids and smooth highs. It's the same amp as the 89', just half the wattage. Anything you hear from an 89' on YouTube will give you an idea... It's just an all-around great tube sound. It's very warm and pleasing to my ears (especially the highs- I'm picky about smooth, not-piercing highs).
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Dave Stroud


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Post Posted 26 Jul 2018 4:21 pm     Reply with quote

I just noticed your question on the other thread about whether the 59' can handle medium to loud gigs. The 59' packs a punch for 50 watts, but I don't really know- mine sits in a home studio for recording.

It definitely has plenty of power for small to medium-sized venues, but you might start running out of headroom if you want loud cleans for large venues.
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Ken Metcalf


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Converse Texas USA
Post Posted 27 Jul 2018 3:54 am     Reply with quote

80 watt LW works pretty good.
Little Walter solves a lot of problems.
Cleaner lows nicer highs.
A black box helps with solid state edginess.
If you are playing in a really loud band it is hard to get a nice steel sound. Even with more horsepower.
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