Ernie Ball


Ernie Ball is proud to announce the arrival of the new Ernie Ball Gig Bag Amplifier Powered By Marshall. This new Gigbag Amp is a one of a kind product that combines a portable practical solution for both guitar and amplifier. The plug in and play feature makes this the perfect practice/performance tool wherever you go. Now having to leave your electric guitar in the closet as you head to the beach, lake or local park is a thing of the past. 2 winners will be selected this week.

"We're very excited to announce the launch of our Gig Bag Amp product. We've received some tremendous feedback and interest, and working collaboratively with Marshall has been an extremely positive experience all around!" said Brian Ball, VP and head of marketing for Ernie Ball Strings and Accessories.

The Marshall brand has long been the measuring stick within the amplifier industry. Driven by what many musicians consider to be the perfect tone, Marshall amplifiers have powered some of musics most iconic rock heros for over 45 years. Don't let its size fool you. This compact lightweight battery- powered amp features 2 channels with Independent gain, tone, and volume controls. Giving it the power to cut through any loud subway tunnel or busy street corner. The plug and play portability and transformable gigbag stand makes set-up a breeze. The Amplifier also features an MP3/IPOD input so you can jam along to any backing track of your choice or listen to your favorite songs through the stereo speakers. An 1/8" headphone jack allows for private practice when needed. Making this all in one solution the perfect gift for any musician from the beginner, to the seasoned professional.

The highly anticipated Gigbag Amp can now be seen in Guitar Centers everywhere as one of their featured Holiday items and will officially be released in January. Retail pricing on the Gigbag Amp has been set at $180.00, with a street price of $119.99. Get out to your local retailer and take one for a test drive today. For more information on this and other Ernie Ball products log

About Ernie Ball

In 1962, veteran player and teacher Ernie Ball created Slinkys®, the iconic light gauge electric guitar strings widely revered by hundreds of guitar greats including Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Jimmy Page, The Edge and John Mayer. In addition to hand crafting high-end Music Man® guitars and basses, Ernie Ball Inc. offers state-of-the-art instrument accessories that are carried in more than 6,000 stores in the U.S. and 110 countries worldwide. The family-run company maintains its founder s dedication to preserving the musician s playing experience and delivering superior sound quality through the development of new products, such as the revolutionary Element Shield Packaging which hermetically seals guitar strings keeping each set as fresh as the day they were made. The company also fosters artist development through musician-focused programs such as the Golden Pick promotion featuring Slash and Eric Clapton, and the world s largest and longest running Battle of the Bands, where unsigned bands compete each year for the chance to play on multiple tours and win tons of prizes. Visit them online at