NAMM 2024: “A groundbreaking fusion of hardware and software technologies”: Positive Grid’s Spark LIVE is a four channel, multi-instrument amp that aims to replace your band’s backline – and, possibly, your sound engineer

Positive Grid Spark Live
(Image credit: Positive Grid)

NAMM 2024: No-one can accuse Positive Grid of lacking ambition. It’s had a few misses in its time, but since its Spark practice amp landed in 2019, the one-time challenger has hit the sweet spot between tech and tone and, in the process, been thoroughly vindicated, becoming one of the best-selling amp brands of the last few years. 

With the home player market convincingly sewn up, Positive Grid has Increasingly been turning its attention towards the live arena – and now it’s broken cover on its most biggest announcement yet: the Spark LIVE.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor,

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