Live for music
Delving into the archives to tell the story of iconic figures and game-changing amps.
50 years in the making
The year 2012 was a big deal for Marshall. Celebrating 50 years of success is a big achievement. It was not going to be an anniversary we could let pass without celebration; nor one which would be celebrated like any other company.
The history of JVM
The JVM can do a little bit of everything. We look back at the origins of the series and see why it has become the ultimate all rounder for pro musicians.
Signature Stories - Part 3
For the final part of our look back at Marshall Signature amps we’ve got to grips with unique models for Dave Mustaine, Yngwie Malmsteen, Joe Satriani and Slash… again.
Signature Stories - Part 2
We check out 4 more signature amps from the archives to uncover what makes them so special; Randy Rhoads, Lemmy, Kerry King and Paul Weller.
Signature Stories - Part 1
We take a look at what makes the Hendrix, Slash and Zakk Wylde Signature amps so special and how they came to be.
History of the JTM45
The first amp ever made and sold by Marshall. It's got a bit of a history and we have a go at telling it.
The story behind the infamous Marshall stack
You’ve seen them. There’s absolutely no doubt about it.
History of 1974
The untold story of the ultimate 18 watt superstar
The story of the Studio series
We go behind the scenes to uncover a family portrait that's been over 50 years in the making.
History of the Silver Jubilee
Designed to celebrate 25 years of Marshall dominating the amp industry whilst also ushering in a new era of tone, we look at the history of the Silver Jubilee.
History of DSL series
Known for its ability to provide classic crunch, monster high-octane overdrive and shimmering clean tones; we look back at 20 years of the DSL.
Changing The Game
Find out how Natal's founder, Alan Sharp, revolutionised percussion manufacturing and built up a company that empowered drummers to take centre stage.
History of 30th anniversary series
Brilliant in blue and dazzling in white, the 30th anniversary amps are sure to go down in history as some of the boldest ever made.
History of Valvestate
There's no denying that Valvestate technology altered the way everyone viewed solid state amplification. Uncover the story behind a true game changer.
History of JCM800
The original 'it girl' of the amp world, the JCM800 is truly unforgettable. Relive the story of an amp that defined the sound of a generation and is just as unstoppable today.
History of JCM900
With all the gain you could ever want, the JCM900 is an all-valve masterpiece. Find out more about the 90's icon.
History of 1962 bluesbreaker
The 1962 'Bluesbreaker' is a name that will be remembered forever. Discover how one humble amp became a legend.
History of 1959SLP 'plexi'
The people wanted louder so we gave them louder. Now the 1959SLP has a sound synonymous with rock.
The Father of Loud
Every year we commemorate the amazing life of our founder, Jim Marshall. Guitarist and vocalist, Oli Brown, joined us for a musical tribute to the Father of Loud.
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