Jim's Kemper-Related News, Tech Tips and Occasional Rants

Top 10 Reasons the Kemper is Better than a Tube Amp

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I'm a huge fan of vacuum tube guitar amplifiers. However, I only use my Kemper now and my tube amps have been relegated to being used only as studio references for making Kemper profiles. Here are 10 reasons why.

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Hey, the Profile Doesn't Sound Like the Demo!

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We occasionally hear from a customer that the tone they're getting from their new profile pack doesn't sound like our YouTube demo for the pack. Why is this? Let's discuss...

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Which Should I Use -- the Studio or the Merged Profiles?

Posted by Jim Humble on

Almost all our profile packs include two types of profiles – Studio and Merged. Many players don't understand the differences between the two, and often don't understand what a Merged profile really is or how it affects their tone.

So, what’s the difference between the two, and which should I load into my Kemper?

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