Best acoustic guitar amps: let your acoustic guitar tone shine

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While we know acoustic guitars are capable of some serious volume without any amplification, there will always be a time when you just need that little bit more. It could be that you’re taking to the streets for a spot of Saturday morning busking, or you may have a slot booked at your local coffee shop. Either way, the ability to amplify an acoustic guitar is extremely liberating. To do this, you’re going to need one of the best acoustic guitar amps around. 

While you could technically use an electric guitar amp, there exists a sub-category of amplifiers dedicated entirely to acoustic guitars. Here we’ll show you some of the best acoustic guitar amps around, and offer some tips on how to choose the one that’s right for you.

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Chris Corfield

Chris Corfield is a journalist with over 12 years of experience writing for some of the music world's biggest brands including Orange Amplification, MusicRadar, Guitar World, Total Guitar and Dawsons Music. Chris loves getting nerdy about everything from guitar gear and synths, to microphones and music production hardware.