#1
hi my friend wants to buy a new amp but he doesn't now wich one.

he's price range is $500-$1000

he likes stuff like acdc, fountains of wayne, simple plan, metallica, blink182, alter bridge, led zeppelin, guns n roses, journey, foo fighters, the killers, the scorpions, steve vai, joe satriani, red hot chili peppers, def leppard, nirvana, avenged sevenfold,
#2
New? A Peavey Classic 30 can get all of that. There are some Laney's and Traynors too depending on where you live and such. May need an OD pedal for some of the heavier stuff.

Used? Give us a city and we'll find you an amp on craigslist - or check yourself and report back.