Ernie Ball has unveiled Synyster Gates signature string sets – but what is that mystery guitar amp?

Ernie Ball's Synyster Gates signature strings, and Gates' mystery guitar amp
(Image credit: Ernie Ball)

Ernie Ball has teamed up with Synsyter Gates for two sets of signature electric guitar strings – one for standard six-string electric guitars, and another for seven-strings.

What has really caught our attention, though, (thanks to MusicRadar) is the video that Ernie Ball has dropped to promote the strings, which finds the Avenged Sevenfold guitarist sitting next to a very mysterious guitar amp.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.