Guitars

Corrosion of Conformity Announce North American Tour

Corrosion of Conformity Announce North American Tour Support for the shows will come from Crowbar, Lo-Pan and Quaker City Night Hawks. read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Taylor Guitars Makes History with Largest Recorded Planting of West African Ebony Trees

Taylor Guitars Makes History with Largest Recorded Planting of West African Ebony Trees In an effort to help protect the future of the species, the...

The Almighty Yard Sale Guitar: This Old Teisco Rocks

The Almighty Yard Sale Guitar: This Old Teisco Rocks A yard sale can be the perfect place to scope out some six-string bliss. read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

The Genius and Vision of Guitarist Shawn Lane

The Genius and Vision of Guitarist Shawn Lane "There is a lot of fretboard pornography—a focus on how fast Shawn could play. Of course he...

Duff McKagan Premieres New Track, "Don't Look Behind You"

Duff McKagan Premieres New Track, "Don't Look Behind You" New song is the third single from McKagan's upcoming solo album, 'Tenderness.' read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Basses

EHX unfolds the Switchblade Pro

EHX unfolds the Switchblade Pro Electro-Harmonix has yet another new product on the way, the Switchblade Pro billed as: ‘a compact switching pedal with advanced...

Sunn O))) trades dark for light on Life Metal

Sunn O))) trades dark for light on Life Metal Two decades into their thunderous journey, drone maestros Greg Anderson and Stephen O’Malley are keeping the...

Review: Sterling By Music Man St. Vincent HH

Review: Sterling By Music Man St. Vincent HH Music Man’s St. Vincent signature model is one of the most important and striking artist collaborations of...

IK Multimedia adds Joe Satriani to roster of artist endorsers

IK Multimedia adds Joe Satriani to roster of artist endorsers IK Multimedia has announced Joe Satriani as the latest addition to its established list of...

Rare Guitars: Brian Ray’s ’65 Fender Electric XII

Rare Guitars: Brian Ray’s ’65 Fender Electric XII By now, you should be well-acquainted with Brian Ray’s jaw-dropping collection of guitars. In this iteration, he...

Other

The Royal Marines return to British-made drums

The Royal Marines return to British-made drums The Royal Marines are once again marching to the beat of British made drums, courtesy of the British...

JHS to distribute MARCA reeds

JHS to distribute MARCA reeds JHS is becoming the UK’s exclusive trade distributor throughout UK and ROI for MARCA Reeds, effective May 1st 2019. JHS will...

EHX unfolds the Switchblade Pro

EHX unfolds the Switchblade Pro Electro-Harmonix has yet another new product on the way, the Switchblade Pro billed as: ‘a compact switching pedal with advanced...

TC’s shrinks the Polytune

TC’s shrinks the Polytune TC Electronic has announced two even smaller versions of its Polytune pedal tuners – as far as we can make out...

BOSS Announces Version 3 Update for the GT-1000

BOSS Announces Version 3 Update for the GT-1000 Boss has announced a free firmware update to its flagship GT-1000 guitar effects processor, adding bass guitar...

Framus adds Chinese built Idolmaker

Framus adds Chinese built Idolmaker Framus has added a lower cost (Chinese made) ‘D Series’ version of its Idolmaker guitar. The features of the Framus D-Series...

Sheptone introduces “The Wanker”

Sheptone introduces “The Wanker” The following press release is reproduced exactly as received, without comment (though we did chuckle a bit)  ‘Sheptone proudly introduces the...

May declared MIDI month

May declared MIDI month The MIDI Association has declared its second annual ‘May is MIDI Month’ membership and donation drive. The Association says: ‘May is MIDI...

Cympad Shark adds new twist to snare drum mutes

Cympad Shark adds new twist to snare drum mutes Newly launched by Swiss based Cympad is a new take on the snare drum mute –...

Tama Imperialstar

Tama Imperialstar Here’s a review Tama Imperialstar, courtesy of sister site Drummer’s Review.  Please feel free to share this impartial review with your retail customers....

Yamaha CSF3M

Yamaha CSF3M Sister site Acoustic Review takes a look at the Yamaha CSF3M. Hear what we had to say, and feel free to share this...

MIA seeks indie shops for conference

MIA seeks indie shops for conference The Music Industries Association is appealing to independent music shops to take part in its ‘The Future of our...

North West Guitar Show set for 19th May

North West Guitar Show set for 19th May Celebrating its 22nd year, The North West Guitar Show returns to what is described as ‘its most...

Now Casio falls foul of the CMA

Now Casio falls foul of the CMA Casio has become the second MI company to fall foul of the Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA), with...

Peavey Grind NTB basses land in the UK.

Peavey Grind NTB basses land in the UK. Peavey UK has announced the immediate availability of its Grind NTB basses in the UK. Available in four,...