By PSW Staff • March 16, 2009 Two versions are available - AmpliTube Fender and AmpliTube Fender Studio IK Multimedia and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation have announced that the new AmpliTube Fender is now shipping. AmpliTube Fender offers a selection of 45 of the most sought-after classic and modern Fender guitar and bass amps, cabinets, stompboxes and rack effects, including the ‘65 Twin Reverb, ‘59 Bassman LTD, ‘57 Deluxe, ‘64 Vibroverb Custom, ‘65 Deluxe Reverb, Vibratone, Super-Sonic, Metalhead, Fender Blender, Phaser, Fuzz-Wah, and many others. AmpliTube Fender is the result of two years of collaboration between Fender and IK Multimedia. Shane Nicholas, Fender’s senior Marketing Manager for guitar amps said: “The thrill of plugging into a great tube amp will never die, but the convenience of plugging right into your computer is really compelling, and that’s not going away either. “That’s why we partnered up with IK Multimedia to offer recording enthusiasts a quality software suite that models the sound, feel, and look of the best Fender amps. This is the real-deal palette of iconic Fender tones that will inspire creativity and help you make great music.” Features • Stand-alone and plug-in software for all the most popular VST/AU/RTAS platforms • 12 of the most influential guitar amps of all time with 12 original matching cabinets and more • 6 signature classic stomp effects and 6 rack effects • Tone flexibility: mix and match amps, cabinets, mics and more • Sound-certified and approved by Fender • 5 modules: digital tuner, stomp pedal board, amp head, cabinet plus mic, and rack effects • 2 fully configurable rigs with up to 32 simultaneous effects • SpeedTrainer, IK’s media player and riff learning module, and Riffworks T4 recording software • Can be expanded with any “Powered by AmpliTube” models using X-GEAR • Can be controlled live with StompIO, StealthPedal or any other MIDI controller • Hundreds of presets included, with more online in the AmpliTube Preset XChange area • “Powered by AmpliTube” with DSM and new VRM technology AmpliTube Fender is available through select IK Multimedia dealers around the world and in the IK online store in two versions: AmpliTube Fender and AmpliTube Fender Studio, which includes StealthPlug USB audio cable interface and AmpliTube Fender SE (15 pieces of select gear with 4 amps, 5 cabinets, 2 stompboxes, 2 mics, 2 rack FX), plus Riffworks T4 for guitar recording and AmpliTube X-GEAR for full expandability with any “Powered by AmpliTube” software. MSRP for AmpliTube Fender is $229.99; MSRP for AmpliTube Fender Studio is $139.99. For more information, go to www.amplitube.com/fender Comments Have something to say about this PSW content? Leave a comment! Cancel reply Scroll past the ”Post Comment” button below to view any existing comments. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Tagged with: Amplifiers Amplitube Audio Bass Cables Computers Controllers Custom Digital Effects Fender Gear Guitars IK Multimedia Instruments Live Management Microphones MIDI Mix Music New Powered Racks Recording Reverb Software Sound Studio Technology USB · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.