At Blackstar, we are all musicians and understand the importance of great tone, whether practicing at home or on stage in a live environment. Based in Northampton, England with over 60 years combined experience in guitar amplification design and production, we are totally committed to providing you with the ultimate tools for self expression.
Building on the strong tradition of British guitar amplifier design, our team has a design philosophy based on a passion for blending art and technology and for breaking conventions in order to produce outstanding new products and technologies. Our extensive experience in valve, solid-state and digital electronics design is reflected in our technically ground-breaking products.
Blackstar amps are used by some of the most influential guitarists in the world and in all genres of music, from Gus G. (Ozzy Osbourne/Firewind) and Neal Schon (Journey), to Silenoz (Dimmu Borgir) and James Dean Bradfield (Manic Street Preachers).
Our unique and patented innovations will take you a step closer to realising the 'sound in your head’.