Blackstar HT-5R Combo Review
Reviews / September 23, 2016

Share This: Blackstar HT-5R Combo Review Blackstar HT-5R Combo Rating: 5/5 Price: $500 Best Price: buy on Amazon here   Straight from the list of the best guitar amps for beginners and intermediate players, the Blackstar HT-5R has been getting well deserved praise since its release a couple of years ago. This 5-watt full tube amplifier is one of the best you can buy right now at the price point of less than $500. It is also my favorite amplifier that I personally own and I don’t think that I will ever need another amplifier for my purposes. Blackstar HT-5 R Combo Features The Blackstar HT5-R features two- foot switchable channels, built in reverb, Speaker emulated output with 1×12 or 4×12 voicing, a separate volume control for both clean and crunch channels, and the patented ISF feature. The amplifier does come with a foot switch to switch from clean to gain channels. My foot switch does not properly work currently, but I did get my amplifier secondhand. The ISF feature allows you to have a certain tone. It allows you to switch between an American sounding amp and a British sounding amp. This amplifier also has emulated output features which include a place to…