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1956 Watkins Westminster Black Star Tube Combo Guitar Amp Owned Matt Hyde #30274

Availability: In stock


Quick Overview


Techno Empire is pleased to present this item from the personal gear arsenal of producer Matt Hyde. Matt has been credited as an engineer, producer, mixer and or mastering engineer on albums by several notable artists, including No Doubt, Monster Magnet, Slayer, Hatebreed, Parkway Drive, and The Deftones to name a few. 


BRAND: Watkins

MODEL: Black Star

FUNCTION: Combo Guitar Amp

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: This listing is for a 1956 Watkins Westminster Black Star Tube Combo Guitar Amp owned by Matt Hyde.


  • 220V power
  • 8" speaker
  • 10W watts
  • tube: 1 - Brimar EZ80
  • original wired foot pedal

ACCESSORIES INCLUDED: This item comes as seen in photos, and does not include any accessories.

PHYSICAL CONDITION: Very Good - For its age this amp looks amazing. The tolex has a few small scuffs and tears along the corners and edges. The original power cord has been replaced with a new 3 prong power cord. The faceplate and control knobs look great, overall, it's in very good condition.

WORKING CONDITION: Excellent- Utterly wonderful sound. Clean with a brilliantly balanced blend of clarity and warmth, with some monster-sized grit when cranked. This amp sounds fantastic, and is suited ideally for recording or small gigs. Note: this amp requires 220V power for operation.



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