Best guitar amp headphones 2024: 10 options for when the neighbors need a break

While there's not many more satisfying feelings than playing through a cranked tube amp, it's not always the best idea when you share your home with others or you're playing out of hours. Investing in a set of the best guitar amp headphones is an essential purchase for any guitar player who wants to practice regularly, allowing you to play your best without incurring the wrath of parents, partners, roommates, and your neighbors.

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Amit Sharma

Amit has been writing for titles like Total GuitarMusicRadar and Guitar World for over a decade and counts Richie Kotzen, Guthrie Govan and Jeff Beck among his primary influences as a guitar player. He's worked for magazines like Kerrang!Metal HammerClassic RockProgRecord CollectorPlanet RockRhythm and Bass Player, as well as newspapers like Metro and The Independent, interviewing everyone from Ozzy Osbourne and Lemmy to Slash and Jimmy Page, and once even traded solos with a member of Slayer on a track released internationally. As a session guitarist, he's played alongside members of Judas Priest and Uriah Heep in London ensemble Metalworks, as well as handled lead guitars for legends like Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols, The Faces) and Stu Hamm (Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, G3).

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