El Guapo History.

Every product we create starts with the desire to create a specific sound and the El Guapo is no different. For me the El Guapo is very personal because it started as an homage to…

Power To The People?

There is a lot of debate among players with regard to output power on guitar amp and specifically Marshall style amps. 50W or 100W? Which one sounds better? Is 100W too loud? Is 50W loud enough?…

Introducing The Britain 30!

The Britain series of amps starting with the 2.0 through the 4.0 are certainly what put Jackson Ampworks on the map and I’m very pleased to say that today we are releasing the next incarnation…

NewCastle 30 vs Scarlett 30

Since we released the Scarlett 30 shortly after the release of the NewCastle 30 I have been inundated with emails and calls asking, “what is the difference between the NewCastle 30 and the Scarlett 30?”…

News, NewCastle’s and NewerCastle’s

If you’ve been to our site lately you’ll no doubt have noticed that the whole site is new. I have been working on a total redesign using WordPress and WooCommerce so we can turn our site into a fully functional e-commerce site. It’s been an overwhelming amount of work, and honestly a lot more than I thought it would be, but in the end it was worth it. I think the site looks great and gives a much better user experience to our users. Please do have a look around and Like and Share all the posts and pages with your friends! The more people we get the word out to the better!

James Charles Marshall

Today is a very sad day for those of us in the music equipment industry and especially those of us who manufacture guitar amplifiers. Today James Charles Marshall, whom you may know as the founder of Marshall…

Video of the Week #3

This weeks video of the week again features our good friend Allen Hinds playing a hypnotizing solo using a Fender Stratocaster and his Britain 4.0 amp. The video was shot on 2/28/20012 at The Baked…

Video of the Week #2

This weeks video of the week features our good friend Allen Hinds playing a black Les Paul through his Britain 4.0 The video was shot on 2/28/20012 at The Baked Potato in Studio City, CA.…

Ask Jackson – Question 2 of 10

Question #2 from our Ask Jackson section is a common question that I receive but it bears the telling again because it is how we got here and how we remain here. “How did you…

Ask Jackson – Question 1 of 10

I figured it had been a while since I updated the Jackson Ampworks Blog so I decided to do something different this time. I got the idea from my brother to ask 10 questions about…

NAMM 2012

Today is the day! After months of planning and preparation we are finally heading to NAMM 2012. We received word earlier today that our crate has made it to Anaheim and is sitting in our…