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Watch the trailer for Neil Young’s Mountaintop documentary about new album Colorado

Watch the trailer for Neil Young’s Mountaintop documentary about new album Colorado Neil Young has released the trailer for Mountaintop, the new documentary that chronicles...

Review: Relish Mary One

Review: Relish Mary One In a little over five years, Switzerland’s Relish Guitars has introduced and refined a line of hand-made instruments that challenge traditions...

Get to know Montreal artist Common Holly and the off-kilter world of her experimental...

Get to know Montreal artist Common Holly and the off-kilter world of her experimental new album This Friday, Common Holly – the project of Montreal...

Dan Hawkins picks his top tracks from Easter Is Cancelled, the new album from...

Dan Hawkins picks his top tracks from Easter Is Cancelled, the new album from The Darkness It’s 16 years since The Darkness’ debut album, Permission...

Music China 2019 Day 3: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more

Music China 2019 Day 3: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more On Saturday, Music China 2019 swung open its doors to the public. And visitors...

The looperEYE is a loop station that forgoes footswitches

The looperEYE is a loop station that forgoes footswitches The looperEYE is a new looper pedal that features zero footswitches – but is just as...

The 3D-printed Zero Guitar is designed for sustainability

The 3D-printed Zero Guitar is designed for sustainability The Zero Guitar has been launched, seeking funding for an initial run through crowdfunding platform Kickstarter. Neil Hewitson, a...

Listen to Ringo Starr’s latest songs from his upcoming album

Listen to Ringo Starr’s latest songs from his upcoming album Ringo Starr has released two songs from his upcoming album, What’s My Name. The first...

Music China 2019 Day 2: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more

Music China 2019 Day 2: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more Music China is primarily aimed at dealers and buyers in China – which is...

Metallica to headline five US festivals in 2020

Metallica to headline five US festivals in 2020 Metallica recently riled up speculation with the introduction of MetallicaXX.com –  for several days the site consisted...

Hear a raw new remix of R.E.M.’s Let Me In, Michael Stipe’s eulogy for...

Hear a raw new remix of R.E.M.’s Let Me In, Michael Stipe’s eulogy for Kurt Cobain R.E.M. have released a new remix of Let Me...

How a deal for a Fender Champ led to a lifelong love affair

How a deal for a Fender Champ led to a lifelong love affair It’s a truism you’ll hear from members of an unlikely but perfectly...

The father-and-son team behind Lentz Guitar on creating boutique magic

The father-and-son team behind Lentz Guitar on creating boutique magic Ask boutique-minded guitarists for recommendations on a superior bolt-neck, single-coil, single- or double-cutaway electric and...

Eastman and Bourgeois Guitars are teaming up to make guitars

Eastman and Bourgeois Guitars are teaming up to make guitars High-end acoustic guitar maker Bourgeois Guitars has announced a “strategic partnership” with well-respected Chinese instrument...

Watch Robert Trujillo’s son, Tye, perform with Suicidal Tendencies

Watch Robert Trujillo’s son, Tye, perform with Suicidal Tendencies Robert Trujillo’s 15-year-old son, Tye Trujillo, filled in on bass for Suicidal tendencies at their recent...

Tech 21 announces the Steve Harris Signature SH1

Tech 21 announces the Steve Harris Signature SH1 Tech 21 has announced the Steve Harris Signature SH1, a compact bass preamp that aims to replicate...

Marcus King’s first solo album will be released next year, with Dan Auerbach producing

Marcus King’s first solo album will be released next year, with Dan Auerbach producing Marcus King’s debut solo album, El Dorado, will be produced by...

Electro-Harmonix expands its range of Bluetooth headphones

Electro-Harmonix expands its range of Bluetooth headphones Last month, Electro-Harmonix made the surprising move to enter into the world of Bluetooth headphones, with its R&B...

Music China 2019 Day 1: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more

Music China 2019 Day 1: Best guitars, amplifiers, effects and more NAMM may rule the roost when it comes to new gear launches, but in...

Jared Dines is auctioning off his 18-string djent monster

Jared Dines is auctioning off his 18-string djent monster YouTuber Jared Dines has put his custom 18-string guitar up for auction. The enormous guitar debuted...

The North American Guitar opens Nashville store

The North American Guitar opens Nashville store London’s The North American Guitar – a guitar retailer known for its focus on bespoke luthiery and guitar...

Blackstar unveils the Silverline, its next generation of amplifiers

Blackstar unveils the Silverline, its next generation of amplifiers Blackstar has announced the Silverline series of amps – a brand new eye-catching range of amplifiers...

Watch: Guns N’ Roses perform Locomotive live for the first time in nearly 30...

Watch: Guns N’ Roses perform Locomotive live for the first time in nearly 30 years Guns N’ Roses recently treated their fans in Wichita, Kansas...

Meet Unprocessed – the German tech-metal outfit powered by a three-guitar attack

Meet Unprocessed – the German tech-metal outfit powered by a three-guitar attack The tech-metal phenomenon continues to gather momentum year upon year, to the point...

Talking Heads – Handmade By Newtone Strings

Talking Heads – Handmade By Newtone Strings Based in the heart of Derbyshire, on the edge of the Peak District, Newtone Strings make handmade strings...