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Fender announces the Flame Maple Top Stratocaster HSS Thinline

Fender announces the Flame Maple Top Stratocaster HSS Thinline Fender has added the Flame Maple Top Stratocaster HSS Thinline to their growing Rarities series of...

Danelectro unveils the funky, retro-inspired 64XT

Danelectro unveils the funky, retro-inspired 64XT Danelectro has released the 64XT, an example of the company’s ability to reintroduce classic designs coupled with a modern...

Cole Music Co. debuts the ParaDrive

Cole Music Co. debuts the ParaDrive Cole Music Co. has released the ParaDrive, their latest overdrive pedal. The first of the Parametric Pedal Series, this...

Gold Media Publisher To Guest Editor At “For The Love of Bass, Guitar and...

Gold Media Publisher To Guest Editor At “For The Love of Bass, Guitar and Music” Gold Media and Events publisher, Neil Golding, producers of the...

The 2019 Roundup: 10 most popular news stories

The 2019 Roundup: 10 most popular news stories artistIn what seems to have been the mere blink of an eye, 2019 is drawing to a...

Review: Fredric Effects Regent 150 Preamp & Verzerrer Distortion

Review: Fredric Effects Regent 150 Preamp & Verzerrer Distortion East Germany used to be famous for Brecht, the Stasi and a lot of heavily drugged...

“I don’t have a go-to guitar that I write on”: Noel Gallagher and the...

“I don’t have a go-to guitar that I write on”: Noel Gallagher and the new High Flying Birds EP “I’m supposed to go to this...

How to build your own spring reverb unit

How to build your own spring reverb unit I’ve always had an uneasy relationship with reverb. I’m crazy about plate and spring reverb effects in...

Ronnie James Dio’s 10th anniversary memorial gala to be held in February

Ronnie James Dio’s 10th anniversary memorial gala to be held in February The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund has announced that...

Origin Effects announces reissues of the Cali76-TX and Cali-76-TX-L

Origin Effects announces reissues of the Cali76-TX and Cali-76-TX-L In celebration of building its 10,000th Cali76 Compact Deluxe, Origin Effects has announced limited reissues of...

Watch: Courtney Barnett’s emotional cover of Leonard Cohen’s So Long, Marianne

Watch: Courtney Barnett’s emotional cover of Leonard Cohen’s So Long, Marianne In the latest video shared from her new MTV unplugged live album, Courtney Barnett...

Four best guitar shops in Los Angeles, California

Four best guitar shops in Los Angeles, California Travelling can be daunting, to say the least. All of the planning that goes into it, from...

Review: Dunlop GCJ95 Gary Clark Jr Cry Baby & DB01B Dimebag Cry Baby From...

Review: Dunlop GCJ95 Gary Clark Jr Cry Baby & DB01B Dimebag Cry Baby From Hell It bounces in and out of fashion like a tennis...

Rare Guitars: Rory Gallagher’s 1968 Mosrite Joe Maphis Double Neck

Rare Guitars: Rory Gallagher’s 1968 Mosrite Joe Maphis Double Neck Perhaps the most leftfield guitar Daniel Gallagher shows us from his uncle’s collection is this...

Meet Angelica Garcia, the Latinx songwriter chasing reinvention on her own terms

Meet Angelica Garcia, the Latinx songwriter chasing reinvention on her own terms Angelica Garcia is coming into her own. The Virginia-based artist arguably already gave...

“We just like to play fuckin’ powerful, hard-edged music”: Dimebag Darrell on Pantera’s aggressive...

“We just like to play fuckin’ powerful, hard-edged music”: Dimebag Darrell on Pantera’s aggressive style This interview was originally published in 2000. Lurking somewhere underneath Pantera’s...

Listen to You Are, the second single from Pat Metheny’s From This Place

Listen to You Are, the second single from Pat Metheny’s From This Place Pat Metheny has shared the second single from his upcoming record, From...

Watch Ed O’Brien’s bizarre video for Brasil

Watch Ed O’Brien’s bizarre video for Brasil Guitarist and singer Ed O’Brien, best known for his work in Radiohead, has released a video for his...

Fontaines DC are done recording their second Beach Boys-inspired album

Fontaines DC are done recording their second Beach Boys-inspired album Dublin’s Fontaines DC have finished recording on their second album. Their debut, Dogrel, was released...

Matthias Jabs confirms new Scorpions album

Matthias Jabs confirms new Scorpions album Scorpions guitarist Matthias Jabs has confirmed that the band have a new album on the way. “We’ve been writing some...

Deep Purple complete new album, announce 2020 UK tour

Deep Purple complete new album, announce 2020 UK tour A new Deep Purple record is on the way, as frontman Ian Gillan recently confirmed on...

The January 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

The January 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now! As the melancholy strains of Auld Lang Syne herald the end of another trip around...

Legend Leland Sklar Joins UK Bass Guitar Show

Legend Leland Sklar Joins UK Bass Guitar Show Bass Legend Leland Sklar has been announced, joining the growing line-up of artists set to appear at...

Markbass Strings Available Now

Markbass Strings Available Now Following the recent announcement of Markbass acquiring  D’Orazio Strings, Markbass Bass Strings are available now. It’s perhaps not well known in the...

Boss reveals its next-generation synth pedal, the SY-1000

Boss reveals its next-generation synth pedal, the SY-1000 Boss has unveiled the SY-1000, a powerful synthesiser and modelling processor pedal for guitar and bass. Boss say...