Guitars

Maxon Announces 40th Anniversary OD808 Overdrive

Maxon Announces 40th Anniversary OD808 Overdrive Just 400 units of the limited-edition pedal will be available. read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Watch Blackberry Smoke Perform “Run Away From It All” with Former Buckcherry Guitarist Keith...

Watch Blackberry Smoke Perform “Run Away From It All” with Former Buckcherry Guitarist Keith Nelson on ‘Carson Daly’ The band also tore through the ‘Find...

Steve Vai Has Launched An Online Library Cataloging His Massive Guitar Collection

Steve Vai Has Launched An Online Library Cataloging His Massive Guitar Collection Hundreds of instruments, from Ibanez JEMS to multi-neck models to custom and fan-built...

Robin Trower Premieres New Song, "Lonesome Road"

Robin Trower Premieres New Song, "Lonesome Road" The guitarist's new album, 'Coming Closer to the Day,' is out March 22. read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Eddie Van Halen Introduces ‘1978 High Top’ Sneakers

Eddie Van Halen Introduces ‘1978 High Top’ Sneakers The new footwear, commemorating Van Halen’s debut album, sports a live photo of Eddie from the band’s...

Basses

Rare Guitars: Jimi Hendrix’s 1963 Fender Stratocaster

Rare Guitars: Jimi Hendrix’s 1963 Fender Stratocaster Taking a breather from the Les Pauls in Matthieu Lucas’ collection, we study a 1963 Fender Stratocaster, instead....

DIY Workshop: Bell & Howell Filmosound Amp Conversion Part Two

DIY Workshop: Bell & Howell Filmosound Amp Conversion Part Two My interest in valve electronics began with hi-fi amps rather than guitar amps and the...

Review: Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster

Review: Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster When we first heard whispers that Fender’s biggest NAMM 2019 release was a line of USA-made acoustics, it felt like...

Guitar Classics: The Joy Of FX is out now!

Guitar Classics: The Joy Of FX is out now! Are you the type of player who’s satisfied with a simple wah-wah, drive and tuner (okay,...

Four best compressor pedals for electric guitars

Four best compressor pedals for electric guitars Searching for a compressor to add to your rig can be pretty tricky, what with the endless options,...

Other

Furch Guitars backs exotic woods

Furch Guitars backs exotic woods Furch Guitars has formed a partnership with the Panamanian indigenous community Arimae, dedicated to protecting local tropical forests and cultivation...

This weekend’s Birmingham Guitar Show adds new brands and artists

This weekend’s Birmingham Guitar Show adds new brands and artists Birmingham’s The UK Guitar Show, by some margin the UK ‘s biggest guitar event, returns...

New Shergolds to debut this weekend at UK Guitar Show

New Shergolds to debut this weekend at UK Guitar Show Among the attractions at this coming weekend’s The UK Guitar Show in Birmingham (23rd and...

Rockboard adds power

Rockboard adds power Fresh from its success in the NAMM Awards this year, Rockboard has added a new Power Block compact power supply, delivering current...

Musikmesse seeks ‘most unusual musical instrument of the year’

Musikmesse seeks ‘most unusual musical instrument of the year’ As our headline proclaims, Frankfurt’s Musikmesse has appointed ‘an expert jury’ which will will select...

Cooper’s Column – Is it time to cash-in the Strat?

Cooper’s Column – Is it time to cash-in the Strat? Gary Cooper wonders how much longer ‘vintage’ guitars will still command a premium – and...

Vigier launches first semi

Vigier launches first semi It’s hard to believe given its impressive range and longevity but France’s Vigier has just released its first ever hollow bodied...

Barnes & Mullins adds Légère reeds

Barnes & Mullins adds Légère reeds Barnes & Mullins has secured the UK and Ireland distribution of Canadian reed brand, Legérè Reeds Ltd. The Légère company...

Bose adds new accessories for S1 Pro Multi-Position PA

Bose adds new accessories for S1 Pro Multi-Position PA Bose Professional has expanded the offerings for its S1 Pro multi-position PA system. The S1 Pro...

TC introduces pocket-sized 200 Watt bass head

TC introduces pocket-sized 200 Watt bass head The miniaturisation of bass amps goes a step further with the launch this week of the BAM200 by...

Apogee offers HypeMic

Apogee offers HypeMic Sound Technology reports the immediate UK availability of Apogee’s new HypeMic, billed as: ‘…a premium USB microphone featuring studio-quality analogue compression’. Designed for...

Fuzzrocious looks beyond the Afterlife

Fuzzrocious looks beyond the Afterlife Fuzzrocious has launched V2 of its Afterlife reverb pedal, saying it:’does more and looks more fun than you’re plain old...

Jim Dunlop 1936-2019

Jim Dunlop 1936-2019 Jim Dunlop, the Scottish born guitar accessories pioneer has died, aged 82. An emigre to Canada, where he met his wife Bernice, the...

New keyboard launches from Yamaha

New keyboard launches from Yamaha Yamaha has announced a raft of new keyboards led by the new N1X AvantGrand.The N1X is the latest addition to...

New bags from Tanglewood

New bags from Tanglewood Tanglewood has launched new gig bags for its range of acoustic guitars, the Coda series. 40mm padded bags, the Coda series come...