Guitars

Looking for a challenge? Get a load of these insane pentatonic/diminished arpeggios

Looking for a challenge? Get a load of these insane pentatonic/diminished arpeggios Glenn Proudfoot shares another mind-blowing monster licks lesson read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Former Periphery man Adam 'Nolly' Getgood teams with Neural DSP for "the purest distillation...

Former Periphery man Adam 'Nolly' Getgood teams with Neural DSP for "the purest distillation of my perfect guitar tones" Archetype: Nolly models Getgood’s “favorite pedals,...

Fender refreshes entire Player Series with new Silver and Capri Orange finishes

Fender refreshes entire Player Series with new Silver and Capri Orange finishes Mid-priced guitars and basses now available in updated colors read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

TC Electronic debuts the Hall Of Fame 2 X4, the “most potent” reverb pedal...

TC Electronic debuts the Hall Of Fame 2 X4, the “most potent” reverb pedal it’s ever made 4 pressure-sensitive footswitches, 8 presets and polyphonic shimmer...

Periphery: "Even though we all have our own signature guitars, when we record we...

Periphery: "Even though we all have our own signature guitars, when we record we like to pass them around quite a bit" Misha Mansoor, Mark...

The 25 best acoustic rock songs

The 25 best acoustic rock songs The lightest tunes from music's heaviest hitters read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Your guide to Martin's 3 new Woodstock anniversary models

Your guide to Martin's 3 new Woodstock anniversary models Celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the most important moments in rock history with these...

Joe Satriani delivers nothing but good (uni-)vibes on this upbeat new Bryan Beller track

Joe Satriani delivers nothing but good (uni-)vibes on this upbeat new Bryan Beller track Satch lends his sunny guitar melodies to the Aristocrats bassist’s Volunteer...

The 18-string Imrat Guitar aims to "combine the finest aspects of sitar and guitar"

The 18-string Imrat Guitar aims to "combine the finest aspects of sitar and guitar" Two-necked, scalloped-fingerboard instrument bridges eastern and western sounds read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Best acoustic guitars 2019: top strummers for beginner guitarists to pros

Best acoustic guitars 2019: top strummers for beginner guitarists to pros Guitar World’s pick of the best acoustic guitars from Fender, Gibson, Martin, Taylor and...

The 10 best distortion pedals 2019: top drive pedals and effects for guitarists

The 10 best distortion pedals 2019: top drive pedals and effects for guitarists Crunch, filth, mayhem! Read our expert round-up of the best high-gain distortion...

Watch this Indian band play shredding metal, sitar-tapping included

Watch this Indian band play shredding metal, sitar-tapping included Sitar Metal are the world’s first, well, sitar metal act read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

John 5: "I play so much guitar that it might not even be healthy...

John 5: "I play so much guitar that it might not even be healthy - and I’m not joking" The Tele master on Invasion, his...

Tom Morello bears his sonic Teeth on 5 Seconds Of Summer’s surprisingly riffy new...

Tom Morello bears his sonic Teeth on 5 Seconds Of Summer’s surprisingly riffy new single Rage Against The Machine guitarist lends his trademark Whammy antics...

15 of the best songs played with a capo

15 of the best songs played with a capo Must-hear tracks that make use of this essential guitar accessory read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Basses

Bob Dylan superfan buys Zimmy’s childhood home

Bob Dylan superfan buys Zimmy’s childhood home While some fans collect their hero’s guitars, others take it a few steps further, buying stars’ childhood homes...

Mid Valley FX’s Lo-Fi Giant dials in massive sub octave fuzz

Mid Valley FX’s Lo-Fi Giant dials in massive sub octave fuzz The latest creation out of Mid Valley FX’s lab – the same people who...

Alter Bridge release Take The Crown

Alter Bridge release Take The Crown Alter Bridge have dropped a new single Take The Crown, from their upcoming album, Walk The Sky due 18...

This guitar and sitar hybrid from Imrat Guitar features 18-strings

This guitar and sitar hybrid from Imrat Guitar features 18-strings The Imrat guitar is a new, 18-string guitar and sitar hybrid, aiming to combine the...

Lost Lemmy Country duet is rediscovered

Lost Lemmy Country duet is rediscovered A lost Country duet from legendary Motorhead bassist and frontman Lemmy Kilminster has resurfaced. The lead single from singer...

Review: Blackstar amPlug 2 Fly Guitar & Bass

Review: Blackstar amPlug 2 Fly Guitar & Bass Corporate synergy can be a wonderful thing – it’s the reason why we can have Oreo bits...

Joe Bonamassa: Eric Gale is the “best guitarist in blues-rock right now”

Joe Bonamassa: Eric Gale is the “best guitarist in blues-rock right now” After declaring his 1951 Fender Nocaster his “best guitar”, Joe Bonamassa has made...

St. Vincent teams up with Taylor Swift on new song, Cruel Summer

St. Vincent teams up with Taylor Swift on new song, Cruel Summer Annie Clark (better known as St. Vincent) is one of the many collaborators...

20 best overdrive pedals to buy in 2019

20 best overdrive pedals to buy in 2019 Most guitarists would agree that an overdrive pedal is an essential part of any ’board, and for...

Review: Rotosound Ultramag electric guitar strings

Review: Rotosound Ultramag electric guitar strings Established in 1958, UK string brand Rotosound is responsible for defining some of the greatest guitar and bass tones...

Modern Nature’s Jack Cooper reveals his top five tracks on How To Live

Modern Nature’s Jack Cooper reveals his top five tracks on How To Live Footsteps “I’ve never had any formal training when it comes to the guitar...

Watch: Eric Clapton demos Fender’s reissue of his Blind Faith Tele

Watch: Eric Clapton demos Fender’s reissue of his Blind Faith Tele Guitar Center has uploaded a video spotlighting a standout of its 2019 Crossroads Collection:...

Guitar Center announces 2019 Crossroads Collection

Guitar Center announces 2019 Crossroads Collection Guitar Center has launched the 2019 Crossroads Collection, an exclusive collaboration with Martin, PRS, Fender and Gibson that celebrates...

Martin’s fall line includes a D-45 that celebrates Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

Martin’s fall line includes a D-45 that celebrates Woodstock’s 50th anniversary Martin has released five new acoustics just in time for the fall season. The...

Larry Taylor, Canned Heat bassist, has died aged 77

Larry Taylor, Canned Heat bassist, has died aged 77 Longtime Canned Heat bassist Larry Taylor has died at the age of 77. The boogie rock...

Other

New Finalizer App from TC Electronic

New Finalizer App from TC Electronic Rooted in a long tradition of digital signal processing, as well as audio measuring and metering, TC Electronic now...

Trophy Music Co. add a new line of Tropical Rain sticks and Taracas shakers

Trophy Music Co. add a new line of Tropical Rain sticks and Taracas shakers The new Tropical Rain Sticks and Taracas shakers from the Trophy Music Co. follow its...

Gibson Announces World Premiere Of New ‘Eric Clapton 1964 Firebird I’

Gibson Announces World Premiere Of New ‘Eric Clapton 1964 Firebird I’ Gibson, proudly presents the Eric Clapton 1964 Firebird I. A pre-sale officially began on...

MUSEWAVES to invest 1.2 million Euros until 2021 in expansion plan and HEXADRUM launch

MUSEWAVES to invest 1.2 million Euros until 2021 in expansion plan and HEXADRUM launch MuseWaves, the technology start-up of high-end musical instruments, has set out...

PP World Percussion continue to innovate on behalf of Cajon players around the world

PP World Percussion continue to innovate on behalf of Cajon players around the world With a renowned reputation for providing a large range of well-constructed, high...

Talking Heads – Marcus Allen Teach Me Music Academy

Talking Heads – Marcus Allen Teach Me Music Academy No matter what role you play within the music industry, be it performer, teacher, salesperson, studio...

EBS MircoBass 3 Preamp

EBS MircoBass 3 Preamp Here’s a review of the EBS Microbass 3 Euro Preamp, courtesy of sister site Bass Guitar Review and supplied to us from...

International Stakeholders Gather at CITES CoP18

International Stakeholders Gather at CITES CoP18 International stakeholders have gathered at CITES CoP18 to discuss policies supporting both conservation and international music activity. Left to Right:...

JHS Hornby expands recorder range with new Hornby Debut ‘kids’ C Descant recorder series

JHS Hornby expands recorder range with new Hornby Debut ‘kids’ C Descant recorder series JHS Hornby recorders have been the popular choice with teachers and...

Music China provides multifunctional platform for Chinese and international brands

Music China provides multifunctional platform for Chinese and international brands Music China is drawing closer and as the exhibition space fills up, the show looks...

British Drum Co. Marching Division launches Axial drums at the World Pipe Band Championships...

British Drum Co. Marching Division launches Axial drums at the World Pipe Band Championships 2019 Three and half years after forming the British Drum Co.,...

Natal Arcadia Acrylic Shell Pack

Natal Arcadia Acrylic Shell Pack Here’s a review of the Natal Arcadia Acrylic Shell Pack, courtesy of sister site Drummer’s Review.  Please feel free to...

DW Honour Drum Legend

DW Honour Drum Legend Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) has announced the release of a Jim Keltner Collector’s Series® ICON snare drum honoring the legendary drummer’s...

Talking Heads – An Insight into Brook Guitars

Talking Heads – An Insight into Brook Guitars Tucked away in the rural lanes of Dartmoor, Devon, is the picturesque pink barn that is the...

KAM launch two new professional handheld, KWM multi-channel UHF wireless microphone systems

KAM launch two new professional handheld, KWM multi-channel UHF wireless microphone systems As technology improves, more and more DJs, solo artists, bands and sound engineers...