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And Now A Minute Of Feedback In Honor Of Jim Marshall

Posted by on April 6, 2012

Yesterday, the rock and metal community was saddened by the news of Jim Marshall’s passing. He had become the “father of loud” by founding Marshall Amps fifty years ago. And as we’re about to cut out early for the weekend, we thought it would be nice to share a video The Daily Mirror made in […]

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April 5th Cements Status As One Of The Darkest Days In Music History

Posted by on April 5, 2012

As you’ve probably heard by now, Jim Marshall, founder of Marshall Amplifiers, died earlier today. The Marshall amp is synonymous with rock and roll, and while Marshall led a long and fulfilling life, the same can’t be said for Layne Staley, Kurt Cobain and former KISS guitarist Mark St. John, all of whom died on […]

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Marshall Amplification Founder Jim Marshall Dies

Posted by on April 5, 2012

Dr. Jim Marshall, founder of Marshall Amplifiers, has passed away at the age of 88 years old. Marshall Amps have released the following statement in honor of their founder: “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved founder and leader for the past 50 years, Jim Marshall. While mourning the […]

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