In the opening scene of this video at about 0:02, Brian May's guitar tech can be scene flipping 2 80s Marshall-style rocker switches for Power and Standby. The only AC30 model I know of with a grey face plate and dual rocker switches is the PCB-based Dallas Arbiter version of the 1980s. It makes sense that May would gravitate toward this amp. Not only were they readily available as a current-production amplifier during Queens arena days, but they are solid state rectified -- and Mr May is well known for switching his 90s RI Voxes to solid-state rectification for more punch, volume and bass definition. Maybe the Rose Morris version hipped him to this modification... his current service guru talks about it all here: https://fryerguitars.wordpress.com/amptech/more
In a 2003 interview with Vintage Guitar magazine Lloyd commented that his currently "I’ve been playing through a Vox AC-30 live and a blackface Fender Deluxe. The AC-30 is from about 1980, and the Deluxe is a ’65. I use the same thing with Television. I’ve been using a TS-808 Tube Screamer and a Boss SD-1 for years."more
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