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Vox dresses its AC Custom amps in a bold Classic Vintage Red finish

Vox dresses its AC Custom amps in a bold Classic Vintage Red finish Vox has given its line of AC Custom guitar amplifiers the Classic...

Ace Frehley is leveraging social media to promote his new album 10,000 Volts –...

Ace Frehley is leveraging social media to promote his new album 10,000 Volts – but admits he “never knew what TikTok was” until recently Promotion...

“The parts were heavy – but I wanted them heavier”: Mick Mars used a...

“The parts were heavy – but I wanted them heavier”: Mick Mars used a seven-string guitar for the first time on his new solo...

“I’m the bass player. I just wait for someone to tell me what to...

“I’m the bass player. I just wait for someone to tell me what to do”: Rage Against The Machine’s Tim Commerford doesn’t know if...

Jimmy Page, Brian May, Tony Iommi, and James Bay celebrate launch of Gibson Garage...

Jimmy Page, Brian May, Tony Iommi, and James Bay celebrate launch of Gibson Garage London: “It’s a new era in rock – and the...

Not a fan of the upcoming Slayer reunion? Well, “don’t go”, says Gary Holt’s...

Not a fan of the upcoming Slayer reunion? Well, “don’t go”, says Gary Holt’s wife Yesterday, thrash metal titans Slayer announced that they’re reuniting for...

Review – Pearl Reference One Shell Pack

Review – Pearl Reference One Shell Pack Here’s the latest video from the team over at our sister-site Drummer’s Review featuring a Reference One shell pack...

Victory VX The Kraken MKII review – is this the best new metal amp...

Victory VX The Kraken MKII review – is this the best new metal amp in the world? £1,529, victoryamps.com Having reviewed the original Kraken back in...

“We put an offer on the table for an Oasis thing… and he said...

“We put an offer on the table for an Oasis thing… and he said no”: Liam Gallagher reveals Noel turned down offer of Oasis...

“I was behind the times already and out of sync”: Peter Frampton reflects on...

“I was behind the times already and out of sync”: Peter Frampton reflects on I’m In You – and it’s somewhat risqué cover Not only...

Gibson partners with Jimmy Page for series of signature models – and first up...

Gibson partners with Jimmy Page for series of signature models – and first up is his famous double neck guitar Gibson has just announced a...

What I’d buy this week: some out-there pedals, and a neo-brutalist single-cut

What I’d buy this week: some out-there pedals, and a neo-brutalist single-cut The gear world is still feeling the effects of last month’s gigantic NAMM...

In a surprising turn of events, Slayer are back – with two festival shows...

In a surprising turn of events, Slayer are back – with two festival shows coming later this year Thrash metal giants Slayer are making a...

“Gear is like transportation. I don’t care what you drove to get here, I...

“Gear is like transportation. I don’t care what you drove to get here, I just care that you’re here”: Session guitarist Tim Pierce on...

Acorn Amps reveals the Epstein Didn’t Kill Himself Fuzz

Acorn Amps reveals the Epstein Didn’t Kill Himself Fuzz Acorn Amps have unveiled their latest pedal, and it’s sure to appeal to the tinfoil hat-wearing...

Yard Act’s Sam Shipstone on disturbing the hornets’ nest and his love of Leo...

Yard Act’s Sam Shipstone on disturbing the hornets’ nest and his love of Leo Fender’s MFD pickups Yard Act were once a hidden gem of...

“I was faking it!” Steve Vai reveals couldn’t actually play his notorious heart-shaped triple-neck...

“I was faking it!” Steve Vai reveals couldn’t actually play his notorious heart-shaped triple-neck guitar… at first Guitar hero Steve Vai has recently revealed that...

Johnny Marr on being straight edge: “If I thought boozing and doing blow or...

Johnny Marr on being straight edge: “If I thought boozing and doing blow or taking any other drugs would make me a better writer,...

“There’s a lot of musicians who get successful and they start to believe their...

“There’s a lot of musicians who get successful and they start to believe their own hype” Dave Mustaine on why rock stars turn into...

Mick Mars: Reconciling with Mötley Crüe is “past impossible”

Mick Mars: Reconciling with Mötley Crüe is “past impossible” Fans who have been holding out for a reconciliation between Mick Mars and his ex-bandmates have...

Liam Gallagher and John Squire project came about because of a mutual appreciation for...

Liam Gallagher and John Squire project came about because of a mutual appreciation for each others’ shoes Let it be known that Liam Gallagher and...

“The difference is all of the knobs work” Jason Isbell on the magic of...

“The difference is all of the knobs work” Jason Isbell on the magic of the Dumble amplifier Jason Isbell has spoken about his love for...

Did PRS just launch the best value guitar in the world? The new SE...

Did PRS just launch the best value guitar in the world? The new SE CE 24 Standard Satin is just $499 The latest member of...

Review – Breedlove ECO Discovery S Concert Edgeburst CE

Review – Breedlove ECO Discovery S Concert Edgeburst CE Here’s the latest review from our sister-site Acoustic Review looking at a Breedlove Guitars ECO Discovery...

Wolfgang Van Halen has already begun working on the third Mammoth WVH album

Wolfgang Van Halen has already begun working on the third Mammoth WVH album Wolfgang Van Halen has already begun work – at least in its...