“Gibson is back in the amp business”: Gibson’s Falcon amps have landed – can the Mesa-made combos get their claws into the boutique amp market?

Gibson Falcon 20 and Falcon 5 combo amps
(Image credit: Gibson)

The first two offerings in the revived Gibson Amps line have officially been unveiled and, as hinted previously, they channel the firm’s traditional Falcon combo.

As Gibson Brands’ Dinesh Lekhraj declares in the opening of the demo clip, “Gibson is back in the amp business”. 

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is Features Editor for GuitarWorld.com. Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar, NME.com, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched CreativeMoney.co.uk, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.