26 essential mods for Jazzmasters, Jaguars and other offset guitars

26 essential mods for Jazzmasters, Jaguars and other offset guitars Jazzmasters and Jaguars – and the many similar guitars they inspired – are tailor-made for...

Review: Eastman Double Top Series DT30D

Review: Eastman Double Top Series DT30D Eastman introduced its new Double Top acoustic guitars at the 2019 Winter NAMM Show. From the outside, the models...

Interview: Larkin Poe on their turn to roots-rock and their telepathic playing

Interview: Larkin Poe on their turn to roots-rock and their telepathic playing To watch Larkin Poe perform, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the Lovell...

New personal monitors from JBL

New personal monitors from JBL JBL Professional has announced the immediate availability of JBL’s One Series 104 compact powered reference monitors. UK distributor Sound Technology says:...

DiMarzio releases Polyphia pickups

DiMarzio releases Polyphia pickups DiMarzio has announced new pickups designed for Scott LePage and Tim Henson of the band Polyphia. Called the IGNO and Notorious...

Seven new electric and acoustic guitars: April 2019

Seven new electric and acoustic guitars: April 2019 Every month, we compile a few lists of guitars fresh out of the oven. Here’s one dedicated...

Review: Novo Mirus J

Review: Novo Mirus J Our first encounter with Dennis Fano’s Novo brand was in early 2016 and his achingly cool offsets have been the subject...

Visionary songwriter Scott Walker dies aged 76

Visionary songwriter Scott Walker dies aged 76 Experimental pop/rock icon Scott Walker has died, according to his longtime label, 4AD. He was 76. “We are...

Vintage Bench Test: 1966 Fender Jazzmaster

Vintage Bench Test: 1966 Fender Jazzmaster Identifying custom colours on vintage Fenders isn’t always as straightforward as you might think. This is especially true when...

Interview: Robin Trower of Procul Harum

Interview: Robin Trower of Procul Harum Image: Rob BlackhamThe moment it all started… “Well, I wanted to play guitar because I was a big fan of...