the heart of the Artist 15 lies a unique power amplifier design that
harnesses the tonal qualities of the revered 6L6 valve. By carefully
optimising the key power amplifier parameters of the Artist 15, the
Blackstar design team has created an amplifier which has the
outstanding dynamics normally associated with a USA 6L6 design,
whilst adding the chime and shimmer of a classic British Class A
Artist 15s two channels offer the widest possible palette of
classic tones and each channel can be set as either a clean channel
or a classic overdrive channel. With the emphasis on simplicity and
sonic purity, every feature has been refined to allow a musician
total freedom in shaping their own sound.
features such as footswitching, reverb, master volume and effects
loop augment the sonic experience, making the product completely
equipped for todays exacting performance requirements.
with all Blackstar products, reliability is paramount and the Artist
15 has been subject to countless hours of endurance testing, both in
the laboratory and in live performance meaning you can rely on the
Artist 15 night after night in the most demanding gig environments.
flexibility, tone and quality is delivered with a visual elegance
worthy of the worlds greatest stages and performers. From the
metallic thread in the classic paper fret to the embossed Blackstar
detail on the luxury leather carrying strap, nothing has been left to
chance in delivering the Artist 15 – The New Classic.