Guitars

Kiss, Meat Loaf and W.A.S.P. guitarist Bob Kulick dies aged 70

Kiss, Meat Loaf and W.A.S.P. guitarist Bob Kulick dies aged 70 Brother and fellow guitar player Bruce Kulick confirms the news read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

From politically charged genre crossovers to avant-garde blasts, here are this week's essential guitar...

From politically charged genre crossovers to avant-garde blasts, here are this week's essential guitar tracks Enjoy some new tracks from the likes of Behemoth, I...

The world’s first click-and-save guitar knob promises to help you hit your electric’s tonal...

The world’s first click-and-save guitar knob promises to help you hit your electric’s tonal sweet spot every time The control knob, named That Klick Classic,...

The guy who bought all of Dave Mustaine’s guitars on Reverb has begun putting...

The guy who bought all of Dave Mustaine’s guitars on Reverb has begun putting them back up for sale Grab a Dean Prototype King V...

Save 50% off one year of Fender Play online guitar lessons with this $44.99...

Save 50% off one year of Fender Play online guitar lessons with this $44.99 discount! Start learning guitar, bass and ukulele at home via your...

Flea's 10 craziest bass licks revealed as YouTuber slap, pops and picks his way...

Flea's 10 craziest bass licks revealed as YouTuber slap, pops and picks his way through 'em all Charles Berthoud conjures some four-string blood sugar sex...

Sick Riffs: Chris Kang teaches you the genre-fluid riff of Huntsmen's Ride Out

Sick Riffs: Chris Kang teaches you the genre-fluid riff of Huntsmen's Ride Out The track is taken from the Chicago metal-meets-folk-meets-country band's new album, Mandala...

The best Stratocasters 2020: expert advice on the best Fender Strats around

The best Stratocasters 2020: expert advice on the best Fender Strats around These are the best Fender Stratocasters for every budget and playing style read more Source:...

Taylor Builder's Edition 324ce review

Taylor Builder's Edition 324ce review This strummer's price tag is entirely justified given its exceptional performance and aesthetics read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Olivia Jean: "I always wanted to play a Gretsch 6120, but with the amount...

Olivia Jean: "I always wanted to play a Gretsch 6120, but with the amount of dirt I use, that was never going to work!" From...

Beginner guitar: how to play scales

Beginner guitar: how to play scales Get your head around this essential musical building block and learn two of the important scales: pentatonic and major read...

The secrets behind Prince's tone on Let's Go Crazy

The secrets behind Prince's tone on Let's Go Crazy How The Purple One got those raucous rock sounds on this classic Purple Rain cut read more Source:...

Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith explores the final frontier of fishing in Monsters of River...

Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith explores the final frontier of fishing in Monsters of River & Rock memoir New tome takes readers “through the highs and...

Add personality to your playing with Eric Johnson’s string stretching and vibrato techniques

Add personality to your playing with Eric Johnson’s string stretching and vibrato techniques The guitar wizard shows you how to spice things up with some...

Send your blues into overdrive with this fully tabbed lesson on Joe Bonamassa’s blazing...

Send your blues into overdrive with this fully tabbed lesson on Joe Bonamassa’s blazing pentatonics Instructor Juan Antonio lays out trusted techniques like note groupings,...

Basses

Grez Guitars’ Smugglers Bridge Folsom sports millennia-old salvaged wood

Grez Guitars’ Smugglers Bridge Folsom sports millennia-old salvaged wood Custom guitar builders Grez Guitars has unveiled a limited-edition run of its Folsom electric guitar. The...

Gang Of Four’s new EP to feature guitarist Andy Gill’s final recordings

Gang Of Four’s new EP to feature guitarist Andy Gill’s final recordings Seminal post-punk outfit Gang Of Four are set to release the Anti Hero...

Gibson to launch virtual benefit show for the Apollo Theater

Gibson to launch virtual benefit show for the Apollo Theater Gibson has announced ‘Let’s Stay (In) Together: A Benefit To Support The Apollo Theater’, a...

Listen: Early mix of Frank Zappa’s Sharleena by Queen producer, Roy Thomas Baker

Listen: Early mix of Frank Zappa’s Sharleena by Queen producer, Roy Thomas Baker A box set commemorating the 50th anniversary of Frank Zappa’s acclaimed Mothers...

Listen: Knuckleduster by Muzz, a trio fronted by Interpol’s Paul Banks

Listen: Knuckleduster by Muzz, a trio fronted by Interpol’s Paul Banks Muzz, the music trio fronted by Interpol’s Paul Banks, has released a new single...

PJ Harvey’s entire back catalogue to be reissued on vinyl

PJ Harvey’s entire back catalogue to be reissued on vinyl PJ Harvey’s complete back catalogue will be reissued on vinyl in an extensive catalogue project...

Primavera Sound Barcelona 2021 announces first round of line-up

Primavera Sound Barcelona 2021 announces first round of line-up Primavera Sound Festival has announced the first round of its line-up, featuring over a hundred artists...

Led Zeppelin’s concert film, Celebration Day, to stream on YouTube

Led Zeppelin’s concert film, Celebration Day, to stream on YouTube Celebration Day, the concert film that documented Led Zeppelin’s one-off reunion show in 2007, will...

The Raconteurs share trailer for upcoming concert film, Live At Electric Lady

The Raconteurs share trailer for upcoming concert film, Live At Electric Lady The Raconteurs will be putting out a new concert film focused on their...

Listen: Bright Eyes’ One And Done, the third single from forthcoming LP

Listen: Bright Eyes’ One And Done, the third single from forthcoming LP Bright Eyes have shared One And Done, the third single taken from their...

Ibanez unveils elements-inspired J Custom RG guitars

Ibanez unveils elements-inspired J Custom RG guitars Ibanez Japan has unveiled a new series of J-Custom RG guitars, inspired by the elements of nature. These...

Joe Satriani reveals two new albums in the works

Joe Satriani reveals two new albums in the works Joe Satriani has revealed that he has been at work on two upcoming albums while in...

Doobie Brothers’ 50th-anniversary tour postponed due to COVID-19

Doobie Brothers’ 50th-anniversary tour postponed due to COVID-19 The Doobie Brothers’ 50th-anniversary tour has been postponed due to COVID-19. The tour was first announced in...

Gibson sells Stanton Magnetics to inMusic

Gibson sells Stanton Magnetics to inMusic Gibson has sold Stanton Magnetics – the Florida-based DJ brand – to inMusic, the parent company of Numark, Akai...

Cigarettes After Sex release a new single, You’re All I Want

Cigarettes After Sex release a new single, You’re All I Want Cigarettes After Sex have released a new single – their first new music this...

Other

NAMM Foundation Joins Over 50 Organizations to Support Arts Education

NAMM Foundation Joins Over 50 Organizations to Support Arts Education As policymakers plan for school reopening in the fall, the National Association of Music Merchants...

RockBoard BigToe Footswitch Toppers

RockBoard BigToe Footswitch Toppers Available in silver or black, the RockBoard BigToe Footswitch Toppers are caps for your pedal’s footswitches. They will increase the surface...

Acus Sound Engineering Update Acoustic Combos One for Strings 6T & 8T

Acus Sound Engineering Update Acoustic Combos One for Strings 6T & 8T Italian manufacturer, Acus Sound Engineering have announced upgrades to their popular One for...

Adam Hall Group Appoints StageMix Technologies as Its Exclusive Sales Partner in India

Adam Hall Group Appoints StageMix Technologies as Its Exclusive Sales Partner in India The Adam Hall Group is continuing to expand its international sales network....

British Drum Co. welcomes Skunk Anansie drummer Mark Richardson

British Drum Co. welcomes Skunk Anansie drummer Mark Richardson Mark Richardson, drummer with powerhouse UK rock band Skunk Anansie, has joined the growing British Drum...

Atkin Guitar D37

Atkin Guitar D37 Sister site Acoustic Review takes a look at the Atkin Guitar D37. Hear what we had to say, and feel free to...

Latin Percussion Launch Signature Tony Succar Cajon

Latin Percussion Launch Signature Tony Succar Cajon Latin Percussion have introduced three new Cajon’s; the 3D Cube String Cajon, inspired by the artwork of M.C.Escher, the...

Two notes Torpedo Captor X Now Shipping

Two notes Torpedo Captor X Now Shipping The long-awaited Two notes Torpedo Captor X is now shipping from Audio Distribution Group to the UK. This highly anticipated product was announced...

KMA Audio Machines launch limited-edition Logan Desert

KMA Audio Machines launch limited-edition Logan Desert The Logan Desert Transcend Drive is now shipping Worldwide now from distributor Audio Distribution Group. Only 100 pieces will be available, so...

Danelectro introduce the Roebuck™

Danelectro introduce the Roebuck™ The new Danelectro® Roebuck is a reissue of the original Ibanez® Mostortion, first introduced in the 1990’s. Whilst only in production...

Seven New iDance Portable Bluetooth Systems introduced and available now from JHS

Seven New iDance Portable Bluetooth Systems introduced and available now from JHS The iDance CYCLONE 6000 is a stylish speaker, which can be easily carried thanks to...

Akai Professional® Introduces MPC LIVE II

Akai Professional® Introduces MPC LIVE II Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers and producers, today announced its newest portable standalone music production centre,...

Danelectro reissue 3699 Fuzz & Back Talk Reverse Delay

Danelectro reissue 3699 Fuzz & Back Talk Reverse Delay After achieving cult status, both the legendary FOXX® 3699 Tone Machine® and the iconic Back Talk...

MEC J/J-Style, MM-Style and Soapbar Humbucker Bass Pickups Now Available

MEC J/J-Style, MM-Style and Soapbar Humbucker Bass Pickups Now Available MEC presents a great variety of J/J-style, MM-style as well as soapbar humbucker bass pickups. The...

Danelectro launch Reissue ‘66-12 electric 12 string guitars

Danelectro launch Reissue ‘66-12 electric 12 string guitars Danelectro® have announced the new Reissue ‘66-12 with avant-garde and retro styling. Features include a striking double cut-away, reverse body...