Guitars

From blockbuster hard-rock collabs to heroic dance-punk epics: here are this week's essential guitar...

From blockbuster hard-rock collabs to heroic dance-punk epics: here are this week's essential guitar tracks Kick back and enjoy new tracks from My Morning Jacket,...

This 'Stomptrooper White'-finished Line 6 HX Stomp IS the multi-effects you’re looking for

This 'Stomptrooper White'-finished Line 6 HX Stomp IS the multi-effects you’re looking for The multi-FX specialist gives its best-selling amp modeler pedal a galactic makeover read...

Sick Riffs: Mass Worship deliver a full playthrough and lesson of the unfathomably heavy...

Sick Riffs: Mass Worship deliver a full playthrough and lesson of the unfathomably heavy Spiritual Destitution Drummer Fred Forsberg and guitarist Gustav Eriksson showcase the...

Accelerate your rhythmic understanding with this lesson on eighth-note syncopations

Accelerate your rhythmic understanding with this lesson on eighth-note syncopations We break down a widely used rhythmic tool, and how bands like Black Sabbath, AC/DC...

Save 20% off Ukutune's 23” Concert Uke – includes free shipping

Save 20% off Ukutune's 23” Concert Uke – includes free shipping Get $26 off with this ukulele sale code, plus free case and spare strings read...

The best flatwound bass strings: how to choose the right flatwounds for you

The best flatwound bass strings: how to choose the right flatwounds for you Get one of the most iconic bass tones ever with these strings read...

Jerry Cantrell recalls playing the worst show of his life in front of Eddie...

Jerry Cantrell recalls playing the worst show of his life in front of Eddie Van Halen: “I couldn’t wait until the gig was over” The...

Megadeth’s David Ellefson: “There are riffs on this new record that are way harder...

Megadeth’s David Ellefson: “There are riffs on this new record that are way harder to play than anything on Rust in Peace” The thrash bassist...

Hamstead Soundworks Subspace Intergalactic Driver review

Hamstead Soundworks Subspace Intergalactic Driver review Optimised for low frequencies, this drive takes versatility to the next level read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Joe Goldman: “I use this piece-of-crap $25 guitar pedal that sounds like a rusted...

Joe Goldman: “I use this piece-of-crap $25 guitar pedal that sounds like a rusted chisel for all the Code Orange stuff” The hardcore metal bassist...

Why guitarists will find much to love in the Tascam Model 12

Why guitarists will find much to love in the Tascam Model 12 This all-in-one recorder, interface and DAW controller is a home studio essential. Explore...

A previously unheard Rolling Stones/Jimmy Page collaboration has been unearthed

A previously unheard Rolling Stones/Jimmy Page collaboration has been unearthed The 1973 song, Scarlet, will be included in the upcoming reissue/remaster of Goats Head Soup read...

Best wah pedals 2020: add an essential tone-shaping effect to your pedalboard

Best wah pedals 2020: add an essential tone-shaping effect to your pedalboard Get to know your Cry Baby from your Bad Horsie and choose the...

The secrets behind Jack White's guitar tone on the White Stripes' Seven Nation Army

The secrets behind Jack White's guitar tone on the White Stripes' Seven Nation Army How White got the sound of one of the most iconic...

Spiritbox's Mike Stringer delivers a furious, pick scrape-laden playthrough of Holy Roller

Spiritbox's Mike Stringer delivers a furious, pick scrape-laden playthrough of Holy Roller Marvel at the chug and seven-string dissonance read more Source: www.guitarworld.com

Basses

Watch: Elvis Costello’s animated music video for new song Hetty O’Hara Confidential

Watch: Elvis Costello’s animated music video for new song Hetty O’Hara Confidential Elvis Costello has shared his latest single, Hetty O’Hara Confidential. It’s been released...

Floyd Rose launches commemorative 40th-anniversary model

Floyd Rose launches commemorative 40th-anniversary model Floyd Rose has announced a special edition of its double-locking tremolo, celebrating its 40th anniversary. The limited-edition bridge features stainless...

Sharptooth release music video for new track Evolution

Sharptooth release music video for new track Evolution Hardcore band Sharptooth have released the music video for their new song Evolution. Take a look above....

Outdoor gigs to resume in England from this weekend

Outdoor gigs to resume in England from this weekend Outdoor gigs, including festivals and theatre shows, will be able to resume in England from this...

The Guitar Interview: Lamb Of God on charting their own path and creating their...

The Guitar Interview: Lamb Of God on charting their own path and creating their brutal new record In the face of global upheaval, few genres...

“I spent seven hours in the shop, so I think they hate me now!”...

“I spent seven hours in the shop, so I think they hate me now!” Maya Delilah on loops, learning and being very picky about...

How listening to jazz trumpets improved my guitar improvisation

How listening to jazz trumpets improved my guitar improvisation As someone who has been playing guitar for more than half their life, I’ve realised I’m...

IK Multimedia announces AmpliTube Joe Satriani, an authentic software recreation of his rig

IK Multimedia announces AmpliTube Joe Satriani, an authentic software recreation of his rig IK Multimedia has launched AmpliTube Joe Satriani, a collection of virtual amps...

Horizon Devices launches the Flux Echo reverb/delay combo

Horizon Devices launches the Flux Echo reverb/delay combo Horizon Devices has announced its latest effects pedal, the Flux Echo. Contrary to the Misha Mansoor’s pedal brand’s...

UK Competitions and Markets Authority explains Korg’s £1.5 million fine

UK Competitions and Markets Authority explains Korg’s £1.5 million fine Last month, it came to light how Korg, Roland and GAK were fined a total...

The best guitar amps to buy in 2020: 12 best modelling amplifiers

The best guitar amps to buy in 2020: 12 best modelling amplifiers Digital modelling has, historically, been a controversial topic in the world of guitar....

Napalm Death announce their latest album, Throes of Joy In The Jaws of Defeatism

Napalm Death announce their latest album, Throes of Joy In The Jaws of Defeatism Napalm Death have announced their latest studio album Throes of Joy...

The Glou-Glou Steak lets you get weird with distortion

The Glou-Glou Steak lets you get weird with distortion Glou-Glou has unveiled the Steak, a dual-channel distortion device that packs in modulation, fuzz, analogue octaves...

Balthazar launches the Cabaret 13, its smallest all-tube combo to date

Balthazar launches the Cabaret 13, its smallest all-tube combo to date Balthazar Audio Systems has unveiled its latest all-tube combo, the Cabaret 13, designed as...

Darkglass Eectronics launch Element Headphone Amp and Cabinet Simulator

Darkglass Eectronics launch Element Headphone Amp and Cabinet Simulator Darkglass Electronics have announced the launch of a brand new product, shipping from Audio Distribution Group this week. Fully compatible...

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Darkglass Eectronics launch Element Headphone Amp and Cabinet Simulator

Darkglass Eectronics launch Element Headphone Amp and Cabinet Simulator Darkglass Electronics have announced the launch of a brand new product, shipping from Audio Distribution Group this week. Fully compatible...

Floyd Rose Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Commemorative Original Tremolo System

Floyd Rose Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Commemorative Original Tremolo System To celebrate their 40th anniversary, Floyd Rose have introduced their new 40th Anniversary Floyd Rose...

Sabian AAX FREQ Cymbals Part II

Sabian AAX FREQ Cymbals Part II Here’s our review of a selection of Sabian AAX FREQ cymbals from sister site Drummer’s Review, featuring… 14″ Hats, 16″ Crash, 17″...

Modal SKULPT Firmware 2.0 Now Available

Modal SKULPT Firmware 2.0 Now Available Modal Electronics, one of the leading synthesiser manufacturers, is proudly releasing Firmware 2.0 for its SKULPTsynthesisers to its users....

British Drum Co. Welcomes Russ Piner

British Drum Co. Welcomes Russ Piner In what has already been a whirlwind year, the British Drum Co. are pleased to announce the latest addition...

Audiobridge Announces New Audio Effects

Audiobridge Announces New Audio Effects The vision of audiobridge is simple, to create a digital audio workstation so intuitive that any user, musician and non-musician...

Aston Element – Final Voting Session now LIVE

Aston Element – Final Voting Session now LIVE Aston Microphones have announced their 3rd and final public test session for the all new Aston Element,...

Stones Music Appointed UK Distributors For UMA Ukuleles

Stones Music Appointed UK Distributors For UMA Ukuleles Stones Music is pleased to announce that they have been appointed UK distributors for UMA Ukuleles.  The...

Musikmesse Announce New dates and Cooperations for October 2021

Musikmesse Announce New dates and Cooperations for October 2021 Musikmesse is entering into a collaborative agreement with THE ARTS+, the flagship of the Frankfurter Buchmesse...

Soundsation release 2020 online catalogues

Soundsation release 2020 online catalogues Soundsation are pleased to announce the release of the new eco-friendly, UK and European Musical Instruments and Pro Audio &...

Yamaha Presents The New Clavinova CLP-700 Series

Yamaha Presents The New Clavinova CLP-700 Series Yamaha not only due to its heritage has a proud tradition of excellence in the development and construction...

Alesis Introduce Crimson II Special Edition Drums

Alesis Introduce Crimson II Special Edition Drums Alesis have announced a new nine-piece premium electronic drum kit featuring all-new white drum heads and the powerful...

BishopSound launches Delta Dual twin 12″ active subwoofer

BishopSound launches Delta Dual twin 12″ active subwoofer Compact punchy powered subwoofers are in high demand for mobile and installation applications. Even home cinema fans...

IK Multimedia Z-TONE® Buffer Boost and Z-TONE DI

IK Multimedia Z-TONE® Buffer Boost and Z-TONE DI IK Multimedia brings Z-TONE® advanced tone-shaping derived from its AXE I/O® hi-end guitar interface to everyone with...

Taylor Creates Custom Guitars for “The Last of Us Part II” Game Release

Taylor Creates Custom Guitars for “The Last of Us Part II” Game Release Following the highly anticipated release of The Last Of Us Part II...