Guitars

Greta Van Fleet’s Jake Kiszka: “We wanted to create something orgasmic and cinematic”

Greta Van Fleet’s Jake Kiszka: “We wanted to create something orgasmic and cinematic” On LP2, the Kiszka brothers' love of film collides with their talents...

Lucy Dacus announces new album, Home Video, shares wistful new single, Hot & Heavy

Lucy Dacus announces new album, Home Video, shares wistful new single, Hot & Heavy The boygenius singer-songwriter will perform the single tonight on The Late...

Eventide unveils versatile new UltraTap delay pedal

Eventide unveils versatile new UltraTap delay pedal The pedal, which promises to open up a multiverse of delay-driven tone, is the result of 40 years...

Mooer launches versatile, affordable L6 MKII Pedal Controller with built-in tuner

Mooer launches versatile, affordable L6 MKII Pedal Controller with built-in tuner New pedalboard loop switcher offers six loops and an array of switching options read more Source:...

While She Sleeps on why they've gone DIY: “People in the music industry have...

While She Sleeps on why they've gone DIY: “People in the music industry have never picked up a guitar or written a song but...

Fender releases eye-popping, high-spec Squier Contemporary Series

Fender releases eye-popping, high-spec Squier Contemporary Series Affordable new Stratocasters, Telecasters and Jaguars sport modern-voiced Squier SQR pickups, roasted maple necks and a range of...

The best reverb pedals 2021: 12 great options for your pedalboard

The best reverb pedals 2021: 12 great options for your pedalboard Take a deep dive into the cavernous world of 'verb and explore the best...

Bob Dylan's 1965 Fender XII 12-string goes up for auction

Bob Dylan's 1965 Fender XII 12-string goes up for auction The iconic 12-string guitar, which Dylan used during early sessions for Blonde on Blonde, comes...

Eddie Van Halen's 1986 Kramer Custom, used on the 5150 tour, goes up for...

Eddie Van Halen's 1986 Kramer Custom, used on the 5150 tour, goes up for auction Van Halen's “Tic Tac Toe” Charvel, “No Bozos” Custom model...

Boss GT-1000Core review

Boss GT-1000Core review Boss squeezes all the power of its flagship processor into a much more compact footprint. We take it for a spin read more Source:...

Kirk Hammett's Ouija Board ESP – as used on the Black Album, Load and...

Kirk Hammett's Ouija Board ESP – as used on the Black Album, Load and Reload – is up for auction The ESP Custom Shop model...

Óskar Logi Ágústsson on how a studio mistake gave extra edge to his fierce...

Óskar Logi Ágústsson on how a studio mistake gave extra edge to his fierce solo in The Vintage Caravan’s Crystallized The Icelandic prog maverick breaks...

Chibson USA is now offering NFTs of its ingenious ad campaigns

Chibson USA is now offering NFTs of its ingenious ad campaigns The company that brought us the Durst Burst and the Dual Retinafier gets in...

Fusion legend Mark Egan talks creative chemistry, custom basses and the spirit of improvisation...

Fusion legend Mark Egan talks creative chemistry, custom basses and the spirit of improvisation on new album Electric Blue With Danny Gottlieb, Egan has crafted...

The best guitars for kids 2021: 10 of the best electric and acoustic guitars...

The best guitars for kids 2021: 10 of the best electric and acoustic guitars for children The top kid’s guitars available today and everything you...

Basses

Joe Bonamassa says playing Eric Clapton’s Strat was “a rough ride”

Joe Bonamassa says playing Eric Clapton’s Strat was “a rough ride” Joe Bonamassa has spoken about his experiences playing three guitars from blues-rock legend: Eric...

Lucy Dacus announces new album, Home Video, and drops first single, Hot & Heavy

Lucy Dacus announces new album, Home Video, and drops first single, Hot & Heavy Lucy Dacus has announced her third studio album Home Video, due out...

KHDK launches the My Big Fat Rawk, a “dickstortion pedal” that compensates for low...

KHDK launches the My Big Fat Rawk, a “dickstortion pedal” that compensates for low gain KHDK Electronics has officially launched the My Big Fat Rawk,...

LA’s iconic Hotel Cafe will share live sets by Tom Morello, Ariel Posen and...

LA’s iconic Hotel Cafe will share live sets by Tom Morello, Ariel Posen and more in celebration of its 20th anniversary The Hotel Cafe, a...

​Reverend and the Makers’ Ed Cosens steps out of his own shadow on solo...

​Reverend and the Makers’ Ed Cosens steps out of his own shadow on solo debut Fortunes Favour Ed Cosens might well have been a solo...

DIY Workshop: Rebuilding Chris Buck’s Eric Clapton Strat

DIY Workshop: Rebuilding Chris Buck’s Eric Clapton Strat Like all the best Clapton Strats – going back to 1970 – this instrument is a collection...

Kirk Hammett’s ESP 400 from Metallica’s One music video has sold at auction for...

Kirk Hammett’s ESP 400 from Metallica’s One music video has sold at auction for $112,500 The guitar played by Kirk Hammett in the music video...

Matt Bellamy announces new album featuring a song recorded on Jeff Buckley’s Grace Fender...

Matt Bellamy announces new album featuring a song recorded on Jeff Buckley’s Grace Fender Telecaster Matt Bellamy has announced Cryrosleep, a new LP set to...

Watch the new trailer for What Drives Us, Dave Grohl’s love-letter to touring in...

Watch the new trailer for What Drives Us, Dave Grohl’s love-letter to touring in a van A release date has been announced for What Drives...

UK brick-and-mortar music stores open their doors after months of lockdown

UK brick-and-mortar music stores open their doors after months of lockdown Guitar shops across the UK swung their doors open to the public for the...

Ron Thorn shows off custom Acoustasonic Jazzmaster, featuring wood from ‘The Tree’

Ron Thorn shows off custom Acoustasonic Jazzmaster, featuring wood from ‘The Tree’ Fender Custom Shop Master Builder Ron Thorn has shown off his latest creation,...

Review: JHS Pedals Legends Of Fuzz Series

Review: JHS Pedals Legends Of Fuzz Series When he’s not flooding YouTube with funny demos, stompbox history lessons and the occasional musical theatre production, JHS...

The Big Listen: Ed Cosens – Fortunes Favour

The Big Listen: Ed Cosens – Fortunes Favour As guitarist and co-songwriter in Reverend And The Makers, Ed Cosens chalked up a 2007 Top 10...

The guitar Phoebe Bridgers smashed on SNL has sold for $101,500

The guitar Phoebe Bridgers smashed on SNL has sold for $101,500 The guitar that Phoebe Bridgers smashed during her SNL performance in February has sold...

Robert Fripp and Toyah share cover of Judas Priest’s Breaking The Law

Robert Fripp and Toyah share cover of Judas Priest’s Breaking The Law King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp and his wife Toyah have returned with a...

Other

Solid State Logic adds ALGAM to distribution network

Solid State Logic adds ALGAM to distribution network Solid State Logic announce ALGAM, leading distributor of professional audio products in France and MAGHREB regions, as...

LD Systems IPA Series DSP Installation Power Amplifiers Now Available

LD Systems IPA Series DSP Installation Power Amplifiers Now Available Adam Hall Group have announced the release of the new LD Systems IPA Series. The...

Vic Firth Add Two New Hoodies To Its Recently Launched Apparel Line

Vic Firth Add Two New Hoodies To Its Recently Launched Apparel Line The Avedis Zildjian Company, parent company of Vic Firth, is pleased to announce...

Stay Connected With Vic Firth Drumchain

Stay Connected With Vic Firth Drumchain The Avedis Zildjian Company, parent company of Vic Firth, is pleased to announce the launch of the Vic Firth...

Tascam Introduces Two New Multi-Media Microphones

Tascam Introduces Two New Multi-Media Microphones Tascam has added two new models to its growing range of microphones – TM-200SG and TM-250U. The new TM-200SG represents...

Return To Retail – JHS Gears Up For Open Up

Return To Retail – JHS Gears Up For Open Up If we didn’t like Mondays before, we certainly do now! Retail stores open today and JHS...

PR-K-Devices Releases Shaper 2 Effects Plug-in

PR-K-Devices Releases Shaper 2 Effects Plug-in K-Devices, an innovative developer of music software tools, has released Shaper 2 as part of its Phoenix Series of...

D’Addario XS Coated Strings Available Now

D’Addario XS Coated Strings Available Now D’Addario is proud to introduce XS, a true technological breakthrough in coated strings. This groundbreaking innovation offers players maximum...

Keith Carlock Interview

Keith Carlock Interview Sister site Drummer’s Review catches up with Keith Carlock, following the announcement of his Signature Gretsch snare. Session legend and go-to touring drummer...

Audio Distribution Group Adds Hamstead Soundworks To Portfolio

Audio Distribution Group Adds Hamstead Soundworks To Portfolio Audio Distribution Group has announced the addition of Hamstead Soundworks to their catalogue of distributed products.   We are...

Tracktion Launches Hyperion Plugin

Tracktion Launches Hyperion Plugin Tracktion Corporation is proud to present Hyperion, an inspirational, multi-layer, modular synthesizer, designed and coded by Paul Carter AKA Wavesequencer. See...

IK Multimedia Giveaway – MESA/Boogie Triple Rectifier & New Artist Presets

IK Multimedia Giveaway – MESA/Boogie Triple Rectifier & New Artist Presets IK Multimedia is giving away AmpliTube MESA/Boogie Triple Rectifier Head and a new series...

Orange Amplification Launches Acoustic Pedal

Orange Amplification Launches Acoustic Pedal Orange Amplification are pleased to announce the launch of the new Acoustic Pedal. This do-it-all, compact pre-amp pedal has been...

Casio launches new Casiotone range

Casio launches new Casiotone range Casio Music UK, one of the world’s most renowned producers of musical instruments, has today announced the release of its...

‘Yany BooStar’ Saxophone Tone Enhancement from Yanagisawa

‘Yany BooStar’ Saxophone Tone Enhancement from Yanagisawa Yanagisawa Saxophones UK have announced the launch of new additions to their ‘Yany BooStar’ series with Gold-Plated and...