Marshall Guitar / Amp Advertisements, 1950s-1980s

Vintage advertisements; 17 adverts covering a period of 13 years, from 1966 to 1979. Click the images to have a closer look.

Marshall Amplifiers - Beat Instrumental Polls 1966

Beat Instrumental Polls 1966
Marshall Amplifiers - 1966

Marshall Amplifiers - Now it

Now it's Marshall "200"
Marshall Amplifiers - 1966

Marshall Amplifiers - Tiles - exclusively Marshall

Tiles - exclusively Marshall
Marshall Amplifiers - 1966

Marshall Amplifiers - The Sound Of Sucess

The Sound Of Sucess
Marshall Amplifiers - 1967

Marshall Amplifiers - Top Singers - Top Groups Top Sounds By Marshall

Top Singers - Top Groups Top Sounds By Marshall
Marshall Amplifiers - 1968

Marshall Amplifiers - All Right, You Guys. So Impress Me

All Right, You Guys. So Impress Me
Marshall Amplifiers - 1969

Marshall Amplifiers - You

You're Not Just a Pretty Face, Baby
Marshall Amplifiers - 1969

Marshall Amplifiers - Hit the Road, Jack

Hit the Road, Jack
Marshall Amplifiers - 1969

Marshall Amplifiers - Food For Thought. Vanilla Fudge. Grapefruit. The Toast.

Food For Thought. Vanilla Fudge. Grapefruit. The Toast.
Marshall Amplifiers - 1970

Marshall Amplifiers - This is How You Look to the A&R Man

This is How You Look to the A&R Man
Marshall Amplifiers - 1970

Marshall Supafuzz 1975 - Marshall Law 1 & 2

Marshall Law 1 & 2
Marshall Supafuzz 1975 - 1970

Marshall Amplifiers - The Sound Bouncer

The Sound Bouncer
Marshall Amplifiers - 1970

Marshall Amplifiers - Let em hear it like it is

Let em hear it like it is
Marshall Amplifiers - 1971

Marshall Amplifiers - Hear No Evil

Hear No Evil
Marshall Amplifiers - 1971

Marshall 1959 - The Marshall Winter Collection

The Marshall Winter Collection
Marshall 1959 - 1973

Marshall Amplifiers - Power Zone

Power Zone
Marshall Amplifiers - 1973

Marshall Club and Country 4140 - Rose-Morris Marshall

Rose-Morris Marshall
Marshall Club and Country 4140 - 1979


Guitar makers have advertised in music magazines such as Down Beat, Guitar Player and very many more. Some manufacturers advertised widely (Guild, Gibson, Fender) but many more didn't and adverts are few and far between. Here are some of my favourite ads out of the ones i've seen. You can browse through all the images from the category links above, or by manufacturer from the links below.

AMPS
Ampeg, Leslie, Marshall, Orange, Peavey, Sunn
GUITARS
Epiphone, Fender, G&L, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hagstrom, Harmony, Martin, Music Man, Rickenbacker, Vox

1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman

Vintage Marshall guitars for sale

Marshall 1960b Speaker cabinet Padded Amp Cover 1 / 4" Foam

MONTREAL, QC, H4K, CANADA

$74

Padded cover for the Marshall 1960b Speaker cabinet Custom made cover specifically designed for the Marshall 1960b Speaker cabinet. The exterior of our slip covers are manufactured from a UV resistant 600 denier polyester material. The fabric is waterproof, and easy to clean. It is durable and tear resistant. On the inside, ¼" inch foam padding, to protect the cabinet while in transport. Interior color is usually black, blue burgandy or tan. For the handle cut outs we reinforce them using nylon... more

Marshall Master Lead Combo Guitar Amp Rare 1977 2 Celestion Speakers Solid Sate

FRODSHAM, WA69AS, UNITED KINGDOM

£84

2199 JMP Marshall Master Lead Combo Guitar Amp Rare 1977 2 Celestion Speakers Solid Sate. Celestion G12L T1632 8O speakers? A very nice working Amp from Marshall. Production stickers shows Dave 04 01 77. 1977. Serial Number A 14315 plate. Solid and heavy I would describe as a tight clean sound with some punch / loudness via the gain controls. You will need pedals for distortion, etc 3 Inputs. 4 Tone Controls. 2 Gains. 2 28cm (12 Inch) Speakers. 30W but still loud. The Master Volume and Normal ... more

Marshall 1962 Blues Breaker Cabinet mod #626-9561-14996

JAPAN

$880

Description For items listed to go on sale in the shop, it may have already been sold. Before you buy the item, Please contact us! Thank you for your support Payment We accept PayPal only Shipping About shipping We will ship by EMS or Fedex. (with tracking number, perfect insurance) Shipping Duration 3 ~ 14 daysTerms of Sale If you have unpaid items reported, we would not be able to accept your bid International Buyers - Please Note: Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the... more

Marshall JTM45, 1960AX, and 1960BX Tube Guitar Full Stack

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, 64161, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4349

Marshall JTM45, 1960AX, and 1960BX Tube Guitar Full Stack This full stack includes one JTM45 amp head, one 1960AX angled guitar extension cab, and one 1960BX straight guitar extension cab Marshall JTM45 Amp HeadA lovingly created reproduction of Jim Marshall's first amplifier. Now the classic JTM45 amplifier head is accessible to all who enjoy its glassy, clean tone and fluid, warm sustain By including GZ34 valve rectification, as found in the original, Marshall has ensured a faithful recreation... more

Marshall Jmp Mkii Superbass 100w Amplifier 1979

SHEFFIELD, S1, UNITED KINGDOM

£999

Marshall Jmp Mkii Superbass 100w Amplifier 1979. Condition is Used. Please view pictures to see condition - it’s 40 years old , so a few scuffs here n there , corners have been knocked and one is missing . scratches to tolex etc , one corner is kinda loose . But all this to me is aesthetic, see pics and be aware of what you are buying . it looks the way a Marshall of this age should ! It’s recently been serviced and honestly sounding the best it ever has , i serviced it fairly regularly in ... more

Marshall JVM 210h / 1960A Half-Stack

GREAT FALLS, VIRGINIA, 22066, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1450

The best half stack I have ever owned - it sounds beautiful and is very versatile. I have both recorded with this amp and used it in live performances The JVM210 head is in great condition. It is a 100-watt all-tube guitar amp head with 2 channels, 3 modes, reverb, effects loops, MIDI switching, line out, and programmable footswitch. The only issue is that the overdrive button does not recoil out once it is pressed, and must be pulled out instead. It has been like this since the day I bought it,... more

Vintage Marshall Park 1970s Control Knobs

BRISTOL, UNITED KINGDOM

£70

Vintage Marshall Park 1970s Control Knobs A very rare set of original Park control knobs. In used condition.... more

Marshall 50 Watt JMP Lead Model 1976 Soldano Gain Master Volume

TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA, 34689, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$799

Vintage 1976 Marshall 50 Watt JMP Model 1987 Soldano Mod. Which adds more gain and a master volume. Sounds excellent. Looks old. Been fully serviced and function great. Condition is very used and this head has been modded. Tolex Rips and imperfections on amp. Please see pictures You can bypass the mod by using the first input. Adds extra tube. Sounds excellent. No returns Good luck and happy bidding!... more

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