#1
I have the Orange Rocker 30...Took ages to get but find that the clean is too 'rounded' for what I like. I want a clean that can also get gritty and preferbly have an EQ.

Also, I use delay and flange, so having no FX Loop is a bit crappy. It sounds ok, but miss having a loop.

I play bluesy, classic rock and music such as RHCP, Hendrix, Iggy Pop etc etc...

I want 2 channels and an fx loop. Combo or head...I do gig.

I have around £500 to spend. What?!

I've looked at:

Marshall JCM 800s
Cornford Roadhouse (one channel?)
Blackstar HT 40
Marshall VM
Jet City 50w Head and Combo

What do I want?! No idea!
Last edited by moominman2 at Jul 8, 2011,
#2
If you had the money, I'd say that you'd want a Mesa ElectraDyne or a Fryette Deliverance.

But since you don't seem to, Hayden Mofo.
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#4
do you really need another amp? Some people would kill for an Orange Rocker 30; and amplifiers in general are just unbelievably expensive. But ok thats your decision . I think you should visit as much music stores as you can and try it out yourself, because youtube videos and so on just cant deliver the real tone.
#5
Thanks for the suggestions. The JCM 800 sounds great. Will a valve replacement be ok then to just change them?

Also, I really want to keep the orange, but the FX loop is whats getting me. I might get one modded, but its pretty expensive and I don't have the money right now for that.

I need to do some thinking,

thanks.
#6
some deals on new box-damaged jet cities on ebay at the moment from the uk distributor. i haven't tried them, but at those prices they might be worth considering. EDIT: from what i remember, though, those soldano loops are rubbish for pedals? not certain. obviously look into that.

if it doesn't have to be a stack you could always try that traynor on thomann...
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