ACOUSTIC:CORE 30 – the new benchmark in compact, easy-to-use acoustic amplification


The most natural sounding acoustic tones ever with the power and flexibility of Blackstar’s world-beating CORE digital platform. This take-anywhere acoustic amp is designed for the way you play today: streaming, recording, practice or live. Its unique Enhance and Vocal Clarity controls make it simple to get a professional sound and the Super Wide Stereo will inspire your acoustic and vocal creativity.

The 60 Second Story

  • Proprietary Super Wide Stereo technology with Enhance and Vocal Clarity controls provide a rich, deep and spatial acoustic and vocal sound, delivering an inspirational professional live sonic experience.
  • Designed by the same team that developed the award- winning Sonnet Acoustic Amplifier Series, decades of design experience distilled into one compact and convenient acoustic package.
  • Professional features for live, home and studio use – 3 channels, livestreaming connectivity, USB recording and studio quality effects.

Top 3 Call-outs

  • The most natural sound possible with proprietary Super Wide Stereo effects plus pro sound using our exclusive Enhance and Vocal Clarity controls.
  • Simple, high quality live streaming via a TRRS cable.
  • Feature packed: Multi-input (microphone, instrument, Line In), 4-channel USB audio, D.I. output and more.


To give singer/songwriters the ability to get a professional sound without any sound engineering expertise, then share it via live streaming or recording, or live performance. All in a compact easily portable combo with the option of battery power.

Inside Information:

  • Livestream your performance easily with a standard TRRS cable to connect direct to your compatible phone and use apps such as GarageBand and Instagram live.
  • Enhance and Vocal Clarity controls are like having your own sound engineer, instantly creating the best possible sound for you.
  • 4-channel USB audio makes low-latency recording simple.
  • Blackstar’s Super Wide Stereo creates an immersive stereo sound that surrounds you and fills a room.
  • XLR D.I. output for pro quality connection to a PA at larger gigs.
  • Adjustable tilt-back stand built-in and optional PA stand adapter.
  • Footswitchable effects for hands free operation.

Expand Your Rig

  • SA-2 35mm PA stand adaptor.
  • PB-1 rechargeable POWERBANK.
  • FS-18 (or any 2-button latching footswitch).