VIDEO: Marshall 1960BV Vs 1960B (V30s vs G12T75s)

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VIDEO: Marshall 1960BV Vs 1960B (V30s vs G12T75s)

Post by iHatePop » Mon Jun 27, 2016 1:15 pm

Check out the demo I was part of that compared the tone of a Mesa DC-5 through 2 Marshall 4x12s with different speakers!

Both cabs are Marshall 1960Bs, but one is the upgraded version with Marshall G12 Vintage speakers. These speakers are the same parts as a Celestion Vintage 30, however they are assembled by Marshall in England, and so they're slightly different than other V30s.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EHgBDanAM4
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Re: VIDEO: Marshall 1960BV Vs 1960B (V30s vs G12T75s)

Post by Markedman » Tue Jun 28, 2016 9:48 pm

To each their own, but the 75's are way better than the V30s, unless you're looking for that Eric Johnson pillow over the speaker tone.
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