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...

Guitar Specials: The Les Paul Bible is out now!

Guitar Specials: The Les Paul Bible is out now! It might not have been the first signature guitar, but there’s little doubt that the Gibson...

Watch Ben Gibbard, Biffy Clyro, The Hold Steady and more honour Frightened Rabbit’s Scott...

Watch Ben Gibbard, Biffy Clyro, The Hold Steady and more honour Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison Stars from the indie-rock cosmos have appeared in a new...

Four new guitar artists to check out this week (16 August 2019)

Four new guitar artists to check out this week (16 August 2019) On the hunt for new guitar music? We’ve compiled a list of fresh...

The Hold Steady are ripping it up and starting over again

The Hold Steady are ripping it up and starting over again Creativity isn’t something you can simply turn on and off – it takes effort...

Rare Guitars: This 1960 Gibson Les Paul Standard is one of Italy’s first Bursts

Rare Guitars: This 1960 Gibson Les Paul Standard is one of Italy’s first Bursts Gibson moved to colourfast ‘tomato soup’ sunburst finishes in mid 1960,...

Vintage Gibson Les Pauls in The Doug And Pat Show’s guitar collection

Vintage Gibson Les Pauls in The Doug And Pat Show’s guitar collection Doug Fraser and Pat O’Donnell are bona fide Les Paul geeks. When we...

Brian May Guitars announces signature model for Arielle

Brian May Guitars announces signature model for Arielle Back in 2004, Brian May set up his own guitar company to produce official replicas of his...

EHX debuts stacked Mod 11 Modulator pedal

EHX debuts stacked Mod 11 Modulator pedal EHX has unveiled the Mod 11, a modulation pedal with 11 modes spanning classics like Tremolo, Vibrato and...

Tool’s Fear Inoculum makes history on Billboard’s Hot 100

Tool’s Fear Inoculum makes history on Billboard’s Hot 100 From making their entire catalogue available on digital services to releasing their first album since 2006,...

Seafoam Pedals’ Harpoon OD lifts your tone’s mid-range

Seafoam Pedals’ Harpoon OD lifts your tone’s mid-range Seafoam Pedals is a boutique brand from Gulf Shores, Alabama that has produced an array of, well,...

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.,...

Review: Walrus Audio ARP-87 Multi-Function Delay

Review: Walrus Audio ARP-87 Multi-Function Delay Regular readers may already be familiar with the work of Walrus Audio through our encounters with pedals such as...

“Our wives thought we were dorky idiots until Joe Bonamassa came over”: Doug &...

“Our wives thought we were dorky idiots until Joe Bonamassa came over”: Doug & Pat There are many reasons why The Doug And Pat Show...

See Duff McKagan perform the soul-stirring Don’t Look Behind You to sold-out crowd

See Duff McKagan perform the soul-stirring Don’t Look Behind You to sold-out crowd Duff McKagan has shared a live video of Don’t Look Behind You,...

Fender releases limited-edition Jazzmasters with all-rosewood necks

Fender releases limited-edition Jazzmasters with all-rosewood necks In a not-so-subtle twist to a tried-and-test formula, Fender has launched a trio of Jazzmasters with all-rosewood necks...

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...

Ananashead’s Bolt OD pedal will jolt your amp to life

Ananashead’s Bolt OD pedal will jolt your amp to life Ananashead has unveiled Bolt, a low-gain OD pedal that can be deployed as a mild...

Fender expands Rarities collection with Quilt Maple Top Stratocaster

Fender expands Rarities collection with Quilt Maple Top Stratocaster Fender has unveiled the Quilt Maple Top Stratocaster, its latest addition to the high-end Rarities collection....

Looking for a bang-for-the-buck vintage Gibson archtop? Try this 1963 ES-125TCD

Looking for a bang-for-the-buck vintage Gibson archtop? Try this 1963 ES-125TCD The little pieces of history that sometimes accompany old instruments are a wonderful part...