lol ... the valve has been 'doomed' for the last 30 years ..... they're more plentiful and cheaper than ever except for during the time when there was nothing else.
Originally Posted by ecc83
Same thing with vinyl which was 'doomed' 30 years ago when CDs came out and is now the only material music media that has had increased sales for the last 6 or 7 years.
Tubes will be around as long as anyone wants them ..... China and Russia will keep churning them out.
I've has a couple of SS amps that were decent but I can't really think of one right now that really sounds that good. Maybe Quilter's amps though I've not had a chance to try one.
If you know the secret codes you can get by the mastering boss on level 8.