Guitars

Tony Iommi unravels the enduring legacy of Black Sabbath in Australian Guitar #140, out...

Tony Iommi unravels the enduring legacy of Black Sabbath in Australian Guitar #140, out now! Plus plenty more in what might just be our biggest...

Classic gear: Gibson Flying V

Classic gear: Gibson Flying V Futuristic in both design and success, the Flying V was ahead of its time read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Blackstar unveils the mega-affordable, livestream-compatible ACOUSTIC:CORE 30

Blackstar unveils the mega-affordable, livestream-compatible ACOUSTIC:CORE 30 Players can connect the amp directly to their phone for use with apps like GarageBand and Instagram Live read...

Levara, featuring guitarist Trev Lukather, share debut single, Heaven Knows

Levara, featuring guitarist Trev Lukather, share debut single, Heaven Knows The SoCal trio offers up “fast-paced, in-your-face rock ‘n’ roll,” says Trev, son of Toto...

Joe Bonamassa gives Guitar World an exclusive video tour of his newly-acquired Albert King-inspired...

Joe Bonamassa gives Guitar World an exclusive video tour of his newly-acquired Albert King-inspired Flying V and ’59 Les Paul Custom "Black Beauty" JoBo also...

Holiday 2020 Guitar World lesson videos

Holiday 2020 Guitar World lesson videos Head HERE for the audio that goes with our "40 Blues Intros & Outros" lesson. These audio files and videos are...

PRS closes out its 35th anniversary with Paul’s 85 Private Stock run of guitars...

PRS closes out its 35th anniversary with Paul’s 85 Private Stock run of guitars personally spec’d by Paul Reed Smith Limited edition model headlined by...

A busker in Scotland had his guitar smashed on the street – so Jack...

A busker in Scotland had his guitar smashed on the street – so Jack White bought him a new one “Thanks Jack, you’re a legend,”...

Jessica Dobson: "I wanted the guitar to be more natural on this record, because...

Jessica Dobson: "I wanted the guitar to be more natural on this record, because what I was saying was truer and lyrically stated” The Deep...

Add some snap, crackle and pop to your tone with SolidGoldFx’s NU-33 Vinyl Engine

Add some snap, crackle and pop to your tone with SolidGoldFx’s NU-33 Vinyl Engine New chorus/vibrato pedal features a built-in noise generator to conjure the...

Nobels ODR-1 BC & ODR-mini review

Nobels ODR-1 BC & ODR-mini review The other little green overdrive gets a revamp read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

How to use a capo on guitar

How to use a capo on guitar Here are some tips for better intonation, more room for your fretting hand, and how to think of...

John Frusciante is working on new material with the Red Hot Chili Peppers

John Frusciante is working on new material with the Red Hot Chili Peppers The reappointed guitarist says returning to the band was like “returning to...

Brian May admits he stole the riff from Bo Diddley's I'm A Man for...

Brian May admits he stole the riff from Bo Diddley's I'm A Man for his guest spot on WOMAN's I'm A Woman The Queen guitarist...

Firewind: Gone With The Wind

Firewind: Gone With The Wind Firewind are officially back, and as Gus G fills us in, more fiery than ever before. read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Basses

See Jimmy Page’s “rare” and “previously unseen” gear in new book The Anthology

See Jimmy Page’s “rare” and “previously unseen” gear in new book The Anthology Jimmy Page is spilling all about his gear in a new book, The...

Eddie Van Halen memorial planned in late guitarist’s home city of Pasadena, California

Eddie Van Halen memorial planned in late guitarist’s home city of Pasadena, California A memorial for Eddie Van Halen is being planned in the city...

Guitar Center is preparing to potentially file for bankruptcy

Guitar Center is preparing to potentially file for bankruptcy Guitar Center, after a series of financial troubles including having its credit rating downgraded earlier this...

IDLES announce 2021 EU tour, with support from Porridge Radio, Girl Band and more

IDLES announce 2021 EU tour, with support from Porridge Radio, Girl Band and more Today, IDLES have announced a 2021 European tour alongside a list...

Solar Guitars announces line of bass guitars

Solar Guitars announces line of bass guitars Solar Guitars, Ola Englund’s brand of metal-focused electric guitars, has announced a new line of bass guitars –...

Angus Young on his favourite SG: “It’s a vintage one. The one that I’ve...

Angus Young on his favourite SG: “It’s a vintage one. The one that I’ve always had” Angus Young’s close association with the Gibson SG has...

Listen to Neil Young’s latest archival track, Homefires

Listen to Neil Young’s latest archival track, Homefires Neil Young has made another pull from his archive, this time the previously-unreleased track Homefires. The release follows...

PRS launches the limited-edition Private Stock Paul’s 85

PRS launches the limited-edition Private Stock Paul’s 85 PRS has launched the Private Stock Paul’s 85, a limited run of electric guitars with specifications chosen...

The Big Review: Taylor GTe Urban Ash

The Big Review: Taylor GTe Urban Ash Despite the many challenges facing the world, 2020 has seen a flurry of new designs from Taylor Guitars....

Epiphone’s ’59 Les Paul Standard might be the most affordable re-creation of the vintage...

Epiphone’s ’59 Les Paul Standard might be the most affordable re-creation of the vintage icon Epiphone and the Gibson Custom Shop have teamed up for...

Darkglass Electronics Launch Microtubes 500v2 & Alpha Omega 500 Bass Amps

Darkglass Electronics Launch Microtubes 500v2 & Alpha Omega 500 Bass Amps Audio Distribution Group have announced that Darkglass Electronics are launching two exciting updates to their...

John Frusciante is writing new music with the Red Hot Chili Peppers

John Frusciante is writing new music with the Red Hot Chili Peppers John Frusciante has revealed that he’s been writing and rehearsing new music with...

Watch: Miley Cyrus puts soulful spin on cover of Pearl Jam’s Just Breathe

Watch: Miley Cyrus puts soulful spin on cover of Pearl Jam’s Just Breathe Miley Cyrus has shared her take on Pearl Jam‘s Just Breathe, covering...

Smashing Pumpkins announce sequel album to Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness, Machina

Smashing Pumpkins announce sequel album to Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness, Machina The Smashing Pumpkins have confirmed that a sequel album to Mellon Collie...

Jack White buys a £3,600 Stratocaster for busker who had his guitar smashed

Jack White buys a £3,600 Stratocaster for busker who had his guitar smashed A busker who had his guitar smashed onto the street has seen...

Other

Darkglass Electronics Launch Microtubes 500v2 & Alpha Omega 500 Bass Amps

Darkglass Electronics Launch Microtubes 500v2 & Alpha Omega 500 Bass Amps Audio Distribution Group have announced that Darkglass Electronics are launching two exciting updates to their...

Audio Distribution Group Announce SolidGoldFX NU-33 Vinyl Engine

Audio Distribution Group Announce SolidGoldFX NU-33 Vinyl Engine Audio Distribution Group have announced the immediate availability of the SolidGoldFX NU-33. “Built around a philosophy...

Godin Guitars Launches Multiac Grand Concert Deluxe

Godin Guitars Launches Multiac Grand Concert Deluxe Godin Guitars is proud to announce the launch of a new model as part of the longstanding and...

Make Music Winter Returns on December 21

Make Music Winter Returns on December 21 Make Music Winter, a free, outdoor celebration with exuberant and participatory musical parades, performances and events in dozens...

Cranborne Audio Announces New Camden EC1

Cranborne Audio Announces New Camden EC1 Cranborne Audio and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd are pleased to announce the Camden EC1. Camden EC1 combines the...

Danelectro ‘59DC Short-Scale Basses Released

Danelectro ‘59DC Short-Scale Basses Released The new Danelectro® ‘59DC short-scale electric bass slots comfortably in an area often regarded as a ‘half-way-house’ between electric guitar and...

Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle Jumper PJ410 & Overhead Plus OF422

Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle Jumper PJ410 & Overhead Plus OF422 Here’s our review of two offerings from Journey Instruments – the Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle...

Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle Jumper PJ410 & Overhead Plus OF422

Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle Jumper PJ410 & Overhead Plus OF422 Here’s our review of two offerings from Journey Instruments – the Journey Guitars Overhead Puddle...

Soundsation Introduce New Windmill Series Acoustic Combo Amplifiers

Soundsation Introduce New Windmill Series Acoustic Combo Amplifiers Soundsation are proud to announce the launch of their new Windmill series acoustic combos. The Windmill series feature...

IK Multimedia and Joe Satriani Debut Exclusive Original Song

IK Multimedia and Joe Satriani Debut Exclusive Original Song IK Multimedia is proud to unveil Joe Satriani’s AmpliTube Shifting Song, an original song written and...

Old Blood Noise Release Black Fountain Delay V3

Old Blood Noise Release Black Fountain Delay V3 With the Black Fountain Delay V3, Old Blood Noise Endeavors take their iconic oil-can delay emulation and...

Announcing a ‘Sixth Colour’ within Solid State Logic’s Fusion

Announcing a ‘Sixth Colour’ within Solid State Logic’s Fusion Just two years after its launch at AES in 2018, Solid State Logic’s Fusion outboard processor...

Renowned brands look forward to this month’s Music China

Renowned brands look forward to this month’s Music China As fair organisers celebrate its recent listing in the “Global Top 100 Trade Shows 2020”, preparations...

Akai Professional Announces FORCE Firmware Update 3.0.5

Akai Professional Announces FORCE Firmware Update 3.0.5 Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers and producers, have announced the arrival of the...

Practice Pad Comparison

Practice Pad Comparison Sister site Drummer’s Review takes a look at and compare a selection of practice pads from various manufacturers, featuring the P4 and Quiet...