Traynor YCV40 Reviews
All in all I think the Traynor YCV40WR is pretty good. It's nice and versatile and does clean and drive tones all in one. The tones are good and lack the overcompressed nature of a lot of newer Traynor gear. Being that I'm in Canada I run across a LOT of these amps in gig and jam scenarios so I've learned to work with them the best I can. They c... [read more on Audiofanzine]King Loudness rated this unit on 2011-12-13.
I would recommend this amp to anyone looking for an affordable, versatile tube amp any day of the week. Fender, MArshall, Mesa-owning friends have converted! [read more on Audiofanzine]Stever rated this unit on 2006-02-27.
Overall, definitely an amazing amp. Couldn't be happier. I can even compare it to a Marshall half stack easily (but we all know how much money those are) so it's very nice to have something a bit more affordable. I really don't think I'll need another amp for the next 20 years atleast (if not ever). [read more on Audiofanzine]Chris Bromley rated this unit on 2004-01-07.
I am a real picky musician when it comes to my equipment. I've passed up alot of good amp deals because the sound didn't meet my standards. This amp has a sound that just sticks with you. It was Guitar Player magazine 2001 pick of the year. Go play it once and you'll see why. [read more on Audiofanzine]DBoy rated this unit on 2003-07-30.
Bottom Line-This is the first and last amp I'd ever need. If ever stolen I would hunt down the man that did it and get a brutal revenge...and then I would replace the amp as soon as possible. Excellent amp for gigging, when mic'd this amp sounds GORGEOUS! Best amp I've ever played. [read more on Audiofanzine]Chris Grounds rated this unit on 2003-07-26.
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