In short. No. Blackstar Amps was founded by a Ex-Marshall employees, but is a separately owned and controlled business - nothing to do with Marshall Amps.
Is Blackstar Amps Still In Business?
Yes. Founded in 2007, Blackstar continues to grow from strength to strength and is making amps to this day.
Is Blackstar A Good Amp Brand?
Yes. While we obviously stock and recommend Blackstar Amps for a range of guitar applications. Blackstar have wide recognition as being one of the foremost Guitar Amp brands of modern times, building excellent value for money guitar amps that can be used for a range of musical styles.