Christoph Kemper of Kemper Amps Talks About Their New Profiling Amp

Every year at NAMM there’s a piece of gear that has everyone talking, and the Kemper Profiling amp dominated that discussion at the 2011 NAMM. Back in the mid-1980’s when Christoph Kemper was writing code on a Sinclair ZX Spectrum (the British equivalent to the Commodore 64); the technological advances that would eventually allow him to develop the Access Virus series synthesizer must have seemed a long ways away.

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The AmpliTube Fender App: A Mobile Guitar Rig Offering Modern and Vintage Sounds On the Go

At this moment classic guitar tone, including Fender’s legendary reverb, is as close as a phone app away. The AmpliTube Fender app for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad is a collaborative effort between IK Multimedia, makers of the successful AmpliTube for desktop PCs and the instrument making giant, Fender. AmpliTube Fender app mobile software, released in February 2011, can be a convincing guitar rig that delivers access to five different amp models. And that’s not all.

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