The later silverface circuits were changed further by CBS to become cleaner, harder and thinner sounding, specially if one compares amps at the same volume and EQ setting. The blackfaces have more growl and a distorted, cranked tone. Many players have spent years chasing speakers, guitars and pickups to avoid the typical trebly and sharp tone of some Fender amps. The first AA models in had Jensen C10r.
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