faIR MARSH 1960AV (Essential Edition)

Step into the realm of legends with the 'faIR – MARSH 1960AV Essential' IR pack, the most accessible way to achieve the iconic Marshall™ 1960AV sound. This budget-friendly edition includes 7 carefully selected impulse responses, focusing on Solid State IRs for simplicity and effectiveness. With 5 Mix-Ready IRs, 1 Room Mix, and 1 Fredman Mix, it offers a straightforward path to capturing the essence of a golden era. Perfect for newcomers or those seeking great tones without the complexity, the Essential pack ensures you can dial in classic sounds with ease, making it the ideal entry point to professional-grade tones.

Experience the Legacy

The ‘faIR – MARSH 1960AV’ impulse response (IR) pack brings to life the iconic sound of the Marshall™ 1960AV cabinet, known for its deep resonance and versatility. Used by legends like Slash, Joe Bonamassa, and John Frusciante, this pack captures the essence of a cabinet that’s a staple in rock music history.

Vintage 30 Speakers: The Core of Versatility

At the heart of the 1960AV IR pack are the Celestion™ UK made Vintage 30™ speakers, celebrated for their rich midrange and tight low end. These speakers have been meticulously captured to ensure your mixes resonate with the depth and quality that have made the Marshall™ 1960AV a cornerstone of music production.

Audio Demos & Reviews

Essential Version: The Essentials at Your Fingertips

The ‘faIR – MARSH 1960AV Essential’ version is designed for those seeking quality within a budget. It includes 7 Mix-Ready IRs (including 1 Room Mic, and 1 Fredman Mix), focusing exclusively on Solid State IRs. With no SPARC or Tube variations, this pack offers a straightforward approach to achieving great tone. It’s an excellent starting point for newcomers or any player looking for a simple, cost-effective way to access the iconic sound of the Marshall™ 1960AV without the complexity of larger packs.

faIR MARSH 1960AV Features

Authentic Reproduction

7 IRs meticulously capturing the sound of the Marshall™ 1960AV with Vintage 30 speakers, offering unparalleled depth and versatility in your mixes.

Extensive Microphone Collection

Features Mixed IRs based on high-end microphones like the Shure™ SM57, Sennheiser™ MD421, and Audio-Technica™ AT4050, providing a wide palette of tones.

Fredman Technique IRs

Includes meticulously captured IRs using the Fredman Technique, offering a perfect blend for mixing, along with individual microphone captures.

Comprehensive File Support

Supports multiple formats including WAV, Kemper™, and Fractal Audio™ (UltraRes™), with sample rates up to 96 kHz for pristine sound quality.

Extended IR Length

Each IR extends up to 500ms, providing richer detail and depth, catering to the preferences of IR idealists and professionals.

Universal Gear Compatibility

Effortlessly integrates with leading devices like Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, Kemper Profiling Amp, and Line 6 Helix, ensuring broad compatibility and easy setup.

Microphones (the mixes are based on)

  • Shure™ SM57 – based on and tries to model the sound of a Shure™ SM57
  • Shure™ SM58 – based on and tries to model the sound of a Shure™ SM58
  • Sennheiser™ MD421 – based on and tries to model the sound of a Sennheiser™ MD421
  • Audix™ D2 – based on and tries to model the sound of an Audix™ D2
  • Audio-Technica™ AT4050 – based on and tries to model the sound of an Audio-Technica™ AT4050
  • Behringer™ ECM8000 – based on and tries to model the sound of a Behringer™ ECM8000
  • t-bone™ SCT800 – based on and tries to model the sound of a t-bone™ SCT800
  • Shure™ SM7B – based on and tries to model the sound of a Shure™ SM7B


Sample Rates:

  • 44.1 kHz – 24bit
  • 48 kHz – 24bit
  • 88.2 kHz – 24bit
  • 96 kHz – 24bit

File Formats:

  • WAV
  • Kemper
  • Fractal Audio (UltraRes)

Compatible Gear

  • Atomic™ Amplifire
  • Fractal Audio™ Axe-Fx III, II, Standard/Ultra, and AX8
  • HeadRush™ Pedalboard
  • Kemper™ Profiling Amp
  • Line 6™ Helix and HX Stomp
  • Positive Grid™ BIAS
  • Two Notes™ Torpedo Live/Reload/Studio
  • Yamaha™ THR100HD/THR100H
  • Boss™ GT-1000
  • Mooer™ GE300

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