At Blackstar HQ in Northampton, England we spend our time designing and producing some of the world's best-selling guitar amplifiers and effects. It's a fast paced, dynamic place to work and we'd like to share some insights into what happens behind the scenes.
From research into new innovations, through to meeting with guitarists around the world, this blog is where you'll hear about it.
Firewind’s latest album ‘Few Against Many’ opens with the track ‘Wall of Sound’ which starts with a pulsing synth rhythm soon accompanied by the first blistering guitar riff on the album.119 Comments
Well, we're about half way through festival season and it feels like all sorts of exciting things are continuing to happen here at Blackstar Amplification. This time of year I'm seeing Blackstar artists performing at some of the UK's largest festivals and it really brings home why we do what we do.116 Comments
The summer NAMM show is set to start next week and at Blackstar we're getting ready to leave the UK and head out West.0 Comments
It feels like ages since I last wrote because so much has happened...77 Comments
Since my last post we were visited at Blackstar HQ by the eminent Sir Bob Mould.25 Comments
The last few weeks have been a bit of a shock to the system with festival season kicking off again!7 Comments