Guitars

UK Distributors Madison and Fifth to Cease Trading

UK Distributors Madison and Fifth to Cease Trading Following the passing of Madison and Fifth CEO Peter Miller Smith in October 2021, the UK family-run...

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection Kramer, the original Made To Rock Hard guitar brand has been setting trends with premium, performance-focused instruments since 1976. Made...

Gretsch Launch Electromatic Double Jets

Gretsch Launch Electromatic Double Jets Gretsch has launched its collection of Electromatic Double Jets. Classic Jet tone begins with a chambered mahogany body with arched...

The NAMM Foundation Welcomes Dinah Gretsch to The Board of Directors

The NAMM Foundation Welcomes Dinah Gretsch to The Board of Directors The NAMM Foundation is honored to welcome Dinah Gretsch to the organization’s board of...

Gibson Wins Another Definitive Ruling on Its Iconic Guitar Shapes and Trademarks

Gibson Wins Another Definitive Ruling on Its Iconic Guitar Shapes and Trademarks On May 27, 2022, the court decided by jury, to uphold Gibson’s long-established and...

Fender Releases Next Player Plus Session Video with The Linda Lindas

Fender Releases Next Player Plus Session Video with The Linda Lindas Fender have just released the latest instalment of their Player Plus Sessions video series,...

JHS appoints Ronan Peaker as Sales Office Representative

JHS appoints Ronan Peaker as Sales Office Representative Having performed in bands for most of his life across a number of different instruments, the prospect...

New Roland Showroom Opens in Iconic Central London Location

New Roland Showroom Opens in Iconic Central London Location Roland Corporation, together with Outernet London, announce the opening of a brand-new Roland Store—a cutting-edge music...

Review – Vintage Guitars Icon Series V65

Review – Vintage Guitars Icon Series V65 Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Electric Guitar Review of a Vintage Guitars Icon...

Richter Jeff Hanneman Memento Guitar Strap

Richter Jeff Hanneman Memento Guitar Strap RICHTER®, currently used by members of Korn, Megadeth, Lamb of God, Rammstein, Aerosmith and others, is proud to announce...

Epiphone Introduce Power Players

Epiphone Introduce Power Players Epiphone the leading innovator and accessible brand for every stage, presents the all-new Epiphone Power Players collection. The Epiphone Power Players collection...

Fender Custom Shop™ & Illumination Join Forces To Create One-Of-A-Kind “Fender® x Minions

Fender Custom Shop™ & Illumination Join Forces To Create One-Of-A-Kind “Fender® x Minions . To continue supporting the Foundation’s efforts to equip, educate and inspire...

JHS appoint Zentralmedia as exclusive distributors for Fret-King, Vintage, Encore and Santos Martinez Guitars...

JHS appoint Zentralmedia as exclusive distributors for Fret-King, Vintage, Encore and Santos Martinez Guitars and Laka ukuleles throughout Spain NAMM 2022 was indeed, extremely positive...

Gibson Partners with Newport Festivals Foundation To Honor Sister Rosetta

Gibson Partners with Newport Festivals Foundation To Honor Sister Rosetta Gibson, the iconic American instrument brand, has partnered with Newport Festivals Foundation through its philanthropic...

IK Multimedia Announces AI Machine Modeling

IK Multimedia Announces AI Machine Modeling IK Multimedia is pleased to announce AI Machine Modeling, a revolutionary new technology from the makers of AmpliTube, the...

Basses

Jimmy Hall’s first solo album in 15 years taps Joe Bonamassa, Warren Haynes and...

Jimmy Hall’s first solo album in 15 years taps Joe Bonamassa, Warren Haynes and more Jimmy Hall has announced the upcoming release of his first...

Ernie Ball Music Man’s HT Series brings heat-treated pickups to players

Ernie Ball Music Man’s HT Series brings heat-treated pickups to players Ernie Ball Music Man’s latest range of guitars is here. The newly-developed Heat Treated...

David Ellefson on Megadeth firing: “You find out who your friends aren’t pretty fucking...

David Ellefson on Megadeth firing: “You find out who your friends aren’t pretty fucking quick when shit hits the fan” Ex-Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has...

Chicago Music Exchange teams up with The Gift Of Music Foundation to raise donations...

Chicago Music Exchange teams up with The Gift Of Music Foundation to raise donations from sales of premium pre-loved instruments Chicago Music Exchange has teamed...

ThorpyFx kicks off Special Projects line with artworks for charity

ThorpyFx kicks off Special Projects line with artworks for charity British pedal manufacturer ThorpyFx has debuted a new, ‘Special Projects’ section on its website, dedicated...

Dave Mustaine takes aim at “little brats” who wear Megadeth t-shirts without listening to...

Dave Mustaine takes aim at “little brats” who wear Megadeth t-shirts without listening to their music in forthcoming song Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine has recently revealed...

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection Kramer, the original Made To Rock Hard guitar brand has been setting trends with premium, performance-focused instruments since 1976. Made...

Review: PanAmor Handpans

Review: PanAmor Handpans Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Drummer’s Review of a selection of PanAmor Handpans, featuring… Basic Model: D Celtic Scale Notes:...

Kramer announces high-performance Striker electric guitar collection

Kramer announces high-performance Striker electric guitar collection Kramer has announced its high-performance Striker electric guitar collection, featuring three different configurations for guitarists to choose from. READ...

Yngwie Malmsteen says people who think his shredding is “emotionless” are “tone deaf”

Yngwie Malmsteen says people who think his shredding is “emotionless” are “tone deaf” Yngwie Malmsteen has fired back at people who label his shredding as...

Teenage Head founding guitarist Gord Lewis found dead, son charged with second-degree murder

Teenage Head founding guitarist Gord Lewis found dead, son charged with second-degree murder Teenage Head founding guitarist Gord Lewis was found dead in his home...

Five Finger Death Punch guitarist compares band to Queen: “Those guys didn’t give a...

Five Finger Death Punch guitarist compares band to Queen: “Those guys didn’t give a shit” Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory has drawn comparisons...

Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi reunite to play Black Sabbath’s Paranoid at Commonwealth Games...

Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi reunite to play Black Sabbath’s Paranoid at Commonwealth Games closing ceremony Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi reunited in their hometown...

The Offspring unharmed after tour vehicle bursts into flames

The Offspring unharmed after tour vehicle bursts into flames A car in The Offspring’s touring convoy burst into flames last Saturday (6 August) and whilst...

The Mars Volta announce first album in 10 years alongside new single Vigil

The Mars Volta announce first album in 10 years alongside new single Vigil The Mars Volta have announced a new self-titled album that will be...

Other

UK Distributors Madison and Fifth to Cease Trading

UK Distributors Madison and Fifth to Cease Trading Following the passing of Madison and Fifth CEO Peter Miller Smith in October 2021, the UK family-run...

IK Multimedia Announces AmpliTube TONEX

IK Multimedia Announces AmpliTube TONEX IK Multimedia announces AmpliTube TONEX, a complete software ecosystem based on the powerful new AI Machine Modeling technology that lets...

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection

Kramer Announces New Striker Collection Kramer, the original Made To Rock Hard guitar brand has been setting trends with premium, performance-focused instruments since 1976. Made...

Review: PanAmor Handpans

Review: PanAmor Handpans Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Drummer’s Review of a selection of PanAmor Handpans, featuring… Basic Model: D Celtic Scale Notes:...

Gretsch Launch Electromatic Double Jets

Gretsch Launch Electromatic Double Jets Gretsch has launched its collection of Electromatic Double Jets. Classic Jet tone begins with a chambered mahogany body with arched...

Dumble Overdrive Special Pedal Now Available

Dumble Overdrive Special Pedal Now Available After years of careful development the British Pedal Company are now proud to announce their new Dumble® Overdrive Special...

Noteflight’s Community Serves Over 7 Million Members!

Noteflight’s Community Serves Over 7 Million Members! Noteflight, a Hal Leonard company and the world’s first and largest online music notation software community, now...

The NAMM Foundation Welcomes Dinah Gretsch to The Board of Directors

The NAMM Foundation Welcomes Dinah Gretsch to The Board of Directors The NAMM Foundation is honored to welcome Dinah Gretsch to the organization’s board of...

Review – Gretsch Brooklyn Shell Pack

Review – Gretsch Brooklyn Shell Pack Here’s the latest review from the team at our sister-site Drummer’s Review of a Gretsch Brooklyn Shell Pack, featuring… 22″...

Palmer River Series Available Now

Palmer River Series Available Now Palmer’s River Series of reliable and professional DI boxes, re-amping boxes, line isolators, splitters and summers is available now. Musicians...

AmpliTube Nu-Tron III Giveaway

AmpliTube Nu-Tron III Giveaway IK Multimedia is giving away AmpliTube Nu-Tron III to all new and existing AmpliTube 5 users (including the free Custom Shop...

Gibson Wins Another Definitive Ruling on Its Iconic Guitar Shapes and Trademarks

Gibson Wins Another Definitive Ruling on Its Iconic Guitar Shapes and Trademarks On May 27, 2022, the court decided by jury, to uphold Gibson’s long-established and...

Fender Releases Next Player Plus Session Video with The Linda Lindas

Fender Releases Next Player Plus Session Video with The Linda Lindas Fender have just released the latest instalment of their Player Plus Sessions video series,...

JHS appoints Ronan Peaker as Sales Office Representative

JHS appoints Ronan Peaker as Sales Office Representative Having performed in bands for most of his life across a number of different instruments, the prospect...

New Roland Showroom Opens in Iconic Central London Location

New Roland Showroom Opens in Iconic Central London Location Roland Corporation, together with Outernet London, announce the opening of a brand-new Roland Store—a cutting-edge music...