Guitars

Plini shows you how to build a complex riff from a simple melody

Plini shows you how to build a complex riff from a simple melody Craft mesmerizing guitar parts from basic components read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Mad Hatter’s Terminator In-Fluence Systems for active pickups will give your guitar a killer...

Mad Hatter’s Terminator In-Fluence Systems for active pickups will give your guitar a killer tone boost Solderless systems offer coil splitting options, multiple voicing capabilities,...

IK Multimedia teases Brian May AmpliTube

IK Multimedia teases Brian May AmpliTube The company is cooking up tones that will rock you read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Balaguer evolves the offset baritone guitar with the Espada T-Bar

Balaguer evolves the offset baritone guitar with the Espada T-Bar New model offers low tones with standard six-string playability read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Mix with your feet with Elite Acoustics’ StompMix 4

Mix with your feet with Elite Acoustics’ StompMix 4 Compact pedal boasts four-channel digital mixer, effects and more read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

This fingerstyle version of Iron Maiden’s Run to the Hills is a nylon-string beast...

This fingerstyle version of Iron Maiden’s Run to the Hills is a nylon-string beast of a cover Dutch guitarist Thomas Zwijsen packs all five Maiden...

Slipknot: "You can either evolve with us and get with it, or maybe you’re...

Slipknot: "You can either evolve with us and get with it, or maybe you’re just not there yet, and maybe we’re not your band" In...

Did Keanu Reeves just reveal the Bill & Ted reboot’s excellent new electric guitar?

Did Keanu Reeves just reveal the Bill & Ted reboot’s excellent new electric guitar? This stunning Charvel could play a central role read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

When guitar gods go acoustic: Page, Van Halen, Hendrix and more

When guitar gods go acoustic: Page, Van Halen, Hendrix and more The acoustic guitar is truly the great equalizer - hear what happened when five...

How to play acoustic guitar like The Beatles' George Harrison

How to play acoustic guitar like The Beatles' George Harrison Explore the acoustic flavor that George Harrison brought to the Fab Four read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Morley showcases its 20/20 vision with 3 new wah pedals

Morley showcases its 20/20 vision with 3 new wah pedals Bad Horsie, Power Wah and Power Wah Volume pedals debut read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

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:...

Guitto’s new acoustic pickup snaps right to your guitar’s soundhole

Guitto’s new acoustic pickup snaps right to your guitar’s soundhole Clip-and-go unit boasts a piezoelectric pickup and extra microphone read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Alsip's Classic Series puts a new twist on timeless designs

Alsip's Classic Series puts a new twist on timeless designs Custom builds, affordable prices read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Basses

“All I wanted to do was play like Chuck Berry”: Keith Richards

“All I wanted to do was play like Chuck Berry”: Keith Richards This interview was originally published in 1997. His own phrase is “five strings, two...

Alsip reinvent timeless designs with the Classic Series

Alsip reinvent timeless designs with the Classic Series Georgia-based Alsip Guitars are known mostly for its impressive Tejas Series, but has now chosen to expand...

Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show returns for 2019

Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show returns for 2019 The Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show is set for a 2019 return with a one-day event at Pudsey Civic Hall. The...

Metallica upload footage of Doodles, a mid-show treat captured at recent concerts

Metallica upload footage of Doodles, a mid-show treat captured at recent concerts Metallica have uploaded a series of YouTube videos showcasing Doodles, a mid-show act...

Mooer’s Tone Capture GTR can sample the sound of any guitar

Mooer’s Tone Capture GTR can sample the sound of any guitar Mooer has introduced Tone Capture GTR, a mini stomper that’s designed to sample the...

“What really changed my playing was hearing a tape of Stevie Ray Vaughan”: Slide...

“What really changed my playing was hearing a tape of Stevie Ray Vaughan”: Slide guitar master Robert Randolph The pedal-steel guitar is the sound of...

Review: Chapman Guitars V2 ML2 Modern Standard

Review: Chapman Guitars V2 ML2 Modern Standard As noted in our recent V2 Ghost Fret Standard review, 2019 sees Chapman introduce its new V2 Standard...

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...

14 best multi-effects pedals to buy in 2019

14 best multi-effects pedals to buy in 2019 “Multi-effects pedal” is no longer a dirty term. Thanks to powerful processors and DSP capabilities, what were...

Mystery guitars, big hits and Rick Astley: the story from inside Dave Grohl’s secret...

Mystery guitars, big hits and Rick Astley: the story from inside Dave Grohl’s secret London gig Yesterday afternoon, word began circulating that the London indie-disco...

Fender Custom Shop releases new Hendrix Strat in honour of Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

Fender Custom Shop releases new Hendrix Strat in honour of Woodstock’s 50th anniversary Almost 50 years ago to the day, Jimi Hendrix delivered an electrifying...

Relive Woodstock’s 40th-anniversary concert on new DVD box set

Relive Woodstock’s 40th-anniversary concert on new DVD box set To celebrate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary this year, Woodstock Nation has announced a limited-edition DVD box set...

Rubato’s new Lassie guitar is a carbon fibre beauty

Rubato’s new Lassie guitar is a carbon fibre beauty South African brand Rubato Guitars has debuted Lassie, a electric guitar built from carbon fibre that...

Cort’s GB74 Gig bass is brimming with tones

Cort’s GB74 Gig bass is brimming with tones Cort has unveiled the GB74 Gig bass, a multi-talented workhorse that’s said to offer “ultimate sonic versatility”....

Watch: Foo Fighters invite wheelchair-bound fan on stage to smash guitar

Watch: Foo Fighters invite wheelchair-bound fan on stage to smash guitar Foo Fighters’ frontman Dave Grohl made a fan’s night by inviting him on stage...

Other

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...

The UK Drum Show appears on National TV

The UK Drum Show appears on National TV The UK Drum Show, now in its 3rd year organised by Gold Media and Events, made its...

Takamine EF407

Takamine EF407 Sister site Acoustic Review takes a look at the Takamine EF407 ‘New Yorker’. Hear what we had to say, and feel free to...

Akai Professional announces Force Beta Program

Akai Professional announces Force Beta Program Akai Professional is proud to announce the Force Beta testing program. To support the impending integration of the Arranger...

Warwick seek Project Manager for Rockboard

Warwick seek Project Manager for Rockboard Warwick Music Germany are presently seeking a new Project Manager for their Rockboard brand. For further details and how...

Darkglass Electronics announce Microtubes X Ultra Bass Pedal

Darkglass Electronics announce Microtubes X Ultra Bass Pedal The new Microtubes X Ultra is now shipping to the UK from Audio Distribution Group. In 2018 Darkglass Electronics launched their...

Paragon announce Fluorocarbon classical guitar strings

Paragon announce Fluorocarbon classical guitar strings World famous New York guitar string manufacturer Augustine, have launched two new sets of Paragon Fluorocarbon ‘Carbon Treble’ classical...