The Blackstar ID100TVP Programmable Guitar Amplifier Head
is an incredibly flexible amp that can nail the tone of the best tube amps made! The unique controls allow you to custom design your own sound, store it and then instantly pull it up during your show, rehearsal or recording session. The Blackstar ID100TVP amp head can do it all!
By using the unique Voice control, patented ISF and patent-applied-for True Valve Power, the ID100TVP amplifier allows unparalleled flexibility and ease of use, enabling you to in effect, design the sound in your head and deliver it live as LOUD as valve.
Blackstar ID100TVP Programmable Guitar Amplifier Head Features
True Valve Power
- 100 watts of power
- True Valve Power offers 6 distinct power tube responses: EL84, 6V6, EL34, KT66, 6L6, KT88
- Voice control offers 6 different channels to get the tone you’re looking for
- 3 band EQ with patented ISF for the ultimate tone shaping
- 128 user storable patches
- Multi effects - 4 x modulations, 4 x delays, 4 x reverbs
- Resonance, Presence and Master Volume controls
- USB connectivity - easily edit and record
- GUI software included for deep editing, practice and sharing
- MIDI Input
- MP3/Line Input
- Speaker Emulated Output
- Built-in tuner allows you to tune your guitar through the amp
- Multi-function footswitch (sold separately)
Blackstar's patent-applied-for True Valve Power offers six distinctly different power valve responses:
- EL84 - Bell like full bodied Class A with lots of compression
- 6V6 - Crisp Class A with high compression and tight mids
- EL34 - Classic British Class A/B crunch with full bodied soft break up
- KT66 - Rich and warm vintage British hot biased Class A/B
- 6L6 - Tight dynamic Class A/B with extended highs and lows
- KT88 - Tight, bold and dynamic Class A/B with strong low end
When engaged it delivers the response, dynamics, sag and break-up characteristics of a valve amp and uniquely delivers the same acoustic power output as an equivalent valve power amp. This means that for the first time ever, in an affordable series of amplifiers, these products deliver live without compromise - True Valve Power means LOUD as valve.
3 Band EQ
The patented ISF control works with the Bass, Middle and Treble controls to give you access to infinite new sound possibilities from the USA to the UK and everywhere in-between. This fully interactive control allows you to infinitely adjust the response of the tone control network between any of the traditional voicings. In this way you can design your own sound and truly find the sound in your head
6 Different Voices
The unique Voice control on the Blackstar ID100TVP has six different channels - Clean Warm, Clean Bright, Crunch, Super Crunch, OD 1, OD 2. When used together with Blackstar's patented ISF control you can get the exact tone you're thinking of.
GUI (Graphical User Interface) for deep editing and storing of patches is simple using the supplied Blackstar GUI software. Patches can be shared, uploaded and downloaded via our online community. The USB connector also allows you to record your amp directly to your computer or to re-amp guitar tracks. The audio section allows you to play along to your MP3s, plus you can loop and time stretch sections for phrase training
The Blackstar ID100TVP head’s effects section delivers studio quality modulation, delay and reverb effects simultaneously that you can store with your sound. There are four of each effect type, all based on classic and boutique effects.
Plug the amp in to a mac or PC with the USB connection. This will give enable you to edit patches, record and re-amp audio and much more via the GUI.