Guitars

Megadeth's new album will not feature David Ellefson's bass recordings

Megadeth's new album will not feature David Ellefson's bass recordings Dave Mustaine confirms that Ellefson's parts are being re-recorded by a mysterious “stellar bass player” read...

D’Addario co-founder Janet D’Addario dies aged 72

D’Addario co-founder Janet D’Addario dies aged 72 Janet launched the string and accessory company with husband Jim in 1973 read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Over 6 hours of never-before-seen restored Beatles footage to air on Disney+

Over 6 hours of never-before-seen restored Beatles footage to air on Disney+ New three-part Peter Jackson-directed documentary series is compiled of over 60 hours of...

The history of Fender tweed amps

The history of Fender tweed amps Terry Foster, co-author of Fender: The Golden Age 1946-1970, imparts his expert knowledge on Fender’s earliest amps read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE Audio Distribution Group We are pleased to announce that KMA Machines has launched an exiting new product, the TYLER DELUXE. Expanding on the already...

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal BOSS has announced the HM-2W Heavy Metal, the latest in the growing lineup of Waza Craft pedals that recreate...

Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis on being inspired by Thin Lizzy and working with Kurt...

Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis on being inspired by Thin Lizzy and working with Kurt Vile Never ones to rest on their laurels, the legendary Dinosaur...

From radical, guitar-heavy remixes to moving country-blues: here are this week's essential guitar tracks

From radical, guitar-heavy remixes to moving country-blues: here are this week's essential guitar tracks Dip your toes into some fantastic new songs from Machine Head,...

KK's Priest bring scorching six-string leads and pounding palm-muted fury with new single, Sermons...

KK's Priest bring scorching six-string leads and pounding palm-muted fury with new single, Sermons of the Sinner The group – which features former Judas Priest...

Melting Fender Stratocaster art piece to appear at Degrees of Separation street art event...

Melting Fender Stratocaster art piece to appear at Degrees of Separation street art event featuring Dave Navarro and Billy Morrison The fully functional piece by...

Watch Tim Henson improvise with Herman Li using Jason Becker’s original prototype Peavey Numbers...

Watch Tim Henson improvise with Herman Li using Jason Becker’s original prototype Peavey Numbers guitar The pair teamed up to trade licks in the latest...

Tracking down Steve Vai's elusive "Crossroads" Jackson – the most famous guitar that was...

Tracking down Steve Vai's elusive "Crossroads" Jackson – the most famous guitar that was never heard How an epic 20-year quest to find the red...

Godin equips its hybrid Radium model with a sleek new Matte Green finish

Godin equips its hybrid Radium model with a sleek new Matte Green finish The guitar – which combines elements of the company's Radiator and Stadium...

Jim Ward: “I've always written on an unplugged electric guitar. That's why I play...

Jim Ward: “I've always written on an unplugged electric guitar. That's why I play a lot of bombastic stuff with open strings – it...

Boss officially launches the HM-2W Heavy Metal Waza Craft pedal

Boss officially launches the HM-2W Heavy Metal Waza Craft pedal Preorders for the highly anticipated reissue, which currently has a listing price of $179, have...

Basses

David Ellefson’s completed bass tracks to be re-recorded for new Megadeth album

David Ellefson’s completed bass tracks to be re-recorded for new Megadeth album Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine has revealed that David Ellefson’s already-recorded bass parts will...

Revival Electric accuses Origin Effects of trying to “strip” it of its name in...

Revival Electric accuses Origin Effects of trying to “strip” it of its name in trademark battle Revival Electric founder Travis Harris has accused Origin Effects...

“What’s the point of putting a guitar on the wall and not playing it?”:...

“What’s the point of putting a guitar on the wall and not playing it?”: Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke on embracing the instrument on his...

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE Audio Distribution Group We are pleased to announce that KMA Machines has launched an exiting new product, the TYLER DELUXE. Expanding on the already...

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal BOSS has announced the HM-2W Heavy Metal, the latest in the growing lineup of Waza Craft pedals that recreate...

Marty Friedman on Jason Becker’s talent in Cacophony: “He spurted in growth like an...

Marty Friedman on Jason Becker’s talent in Cacophony: “He spurted in growth like an absolute genius – like he had a past life or...

KMA Machines launches the Tyler deluxe, an advanced “frequency splitter” that lets you send...

KMA Machines launches the Tyler deluxe, an advanced “frequency splitter” that lets you send your highs and lows to different pedals KMA Machines has launched...

Janet D’Addario, co-founder of the D’Addario company, has died at the age of 72

Janet D’Addario, co-founder of the D’Addario company, has died at the age of 72 Janet D’Addario, the co-founder of the D’Addario company. and wife of...

Peter Jackson’s Beatles documentary Get Back will debut exclusively on Disney+ this November

Peter Jackson’s Beatles documentary Get Back will debut exclusively on Disney+ this November Peter Jackson’s documentary on The Beatles, Get Back, has received a premiere...

Jeff Beck says The Yardbirds’ post-Clapton success “pissed Eric off bigtime”

Jeff Beck says The Yardbirds’ post-Clapton success “pissed Eric off bigtime” Guitarist Jeff Beck has spoken about the fallout of him replacing Eric Clapton in...

Godin Guitars expands the Radium with a matte green model

Godin Guitars expands the Radium with a matte green model Canada’s Godin Guitars has launched a new version of its Radium guitar, finished in matte...

Waterparks: “Anything you can do to cross creative streams, the cooler your piece of...

Waterparks: “Anything you can do to cross creative streams, the cooler your piece of art is going to be” Just before leaving for a UK...

The Big Review: Gretsch P90 Streamliner Center Block series

The Big Review: Gretsch P90 Streamliner Center Block series When is a Gretsch not a Gretsch? If your answer to that question is “When it...

Amp FAQ: How can I add a dwell control to my Fender-style reverb circuit?

Amp FAQ: How can I add a dwell control to my Fender-style reverb circuit? Hi Chris, How can I add a dwell control to my...

Elektron Announce Major Digitakt OS Upgrade

Elektron Announce Major Digitakt OS Upgrade Swedish musical instrument company Elektron have released a major OS upgrade for the Digitakt, adding a plethora of powerful sound-shaping tools...

Other

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE

KMA Machine launches TYLER DELUXE Audio Distribution Group We are pleased to announce that KMA Machines has launched an exiting new product, the TYLER DELUXE. Expanding on the already...

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal

BOSS Announces the HM-2W Heavy Metal Pedal BOSS has announced the HM-2W Heavy Metal, the latest in the growing lineup of Waza Craft pedals that recreate...

Janet D’Addario Co-Founder of D’Addario & Co & Former President of Providence House Dies...

Janet D’Addario Co-Founder of D’Addario & Co & Former President of Providence House Dies at 72 Janet D’Addario, a prodigious creative and philanthropic force throughout...

Modal Electronics Announces COBALT8 Firmware Update v1.1

Modal Electronics Announces COBALT8 Firmware Update v1.1 Modal Electronics, a leading global synthesiser manufacturer, has just confirmed the immediate release of a new firmware update...

Messe Frankfurt – “Trade fairs are essential for a healthy and successful economy”

Messe Frankfurt – “Trade fairs are essential for a healthy and successful economy” Trade fairs pave the way for economic upswings and are a key...

Hal Leonard Europe Announces Distribution Agreement with Warwick Music Publishing

Hal Leonard Europe Announces Distribution Agreement with Warwick Music Publishing Leading music publisher Hal Leonard Europe (HLE) has announced a global agreement to distribute...

Elektron Announce Major Digitakt OS Upgrade

Elektron Announce Major Digitakt OS Upgrade Swedish musical instrument company Elektron have released a major OS upgrade for the Digitakt, adding a plethora of powerful sound-shaping tools...

Epiphone Releases Exclusive Alex Lifeson Les Paul Standard Axcess

Epiphone Releases Exclusive Alex Lifeson Les Paul Standard Axcess Legendary RUSH guitarist Alex Lifeson and Epiphone present the new Alex Lifeson Epiphone Les Paul Standard...

NAMM’s Museum of Making Music Celebrates Grand Reopening

NAMM’s Museum of Making Music Celebrates Grand Reopening After several years of planning and a recently completed remodel and transformation of its physical space, NAMM’s Museum of...

C.F. Martin & Co. Appoints New CEO

C.F. Martin & Co. Appoints New CEO  C.F. Martin & Co. announced today that Thomas Ripsam has been appointed the company’s new Chief Executive Officer....

Todd Sucherman Completes 2022 UK Drum Show Line-up

Todd Sucherman Completes 2022 UK Drum Show Line-up The UK Drum Show which returns April 2nd & 3rd 2022 at its new home, the ACC...

IK Multimedia releases Cinekinetik collection for SampleTank

IK Multimedia releases Cinekinetik collection for SampleTank IK Multimedia releases Cinekinetik, a collection of four unique new SampleTank sound libraries, each created to conjure a...

Audio-Technica Aids Aviation Education In Simloc Simulators

Audio-Technica Aids Aviation Education In Simloc Simulators Spanish flight simulator manufacturer Simloc (www.simloc.aero) is now using Audio-Technica BPHS1 stereo headsets and PRO70 cardioid condenser lavalier...

Modal Electronics Announces Monster Machine

Modal Electronics Announces Monster Machine Modal Electronics, a leading global synthesiser manufacturer, has just announced an all-new sound library for the feature packed Argon Series...

New Lacey Act Requirements to Impact Wind Instruments, Drums & More

New Lacey Act Requirements to Impact Wind Instruments, Drums & More At the time of this writing, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife services has advised...