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Ernie Ball Ambient Delay Review

Ernie Ball Ambient Delay Review

January 17, 2017
Expression pedal, delay, and reverb combine in an impressively practical and potent effect.
Guild Guitars Releases a Handful of New Models at NAMM

Guild Guitars Releases a Handful of New Models at NAMM

January 17, 2017
Back after a two-year hiatus is the D-55, Guild's flagship dreadnought acoustic.
Aguilar Amplification Announces the AG 700 Amplifier

Aguilar Amplification Announces the AG 700 Amplifier

January 17, 2017
This solid-state amplifier provides 700 continuous watts at 4 ohms while only weighing 4.9 lbs.
PRS Guitars and John Mayer Announce the J-MOD 100 Amplifier

PRS Guitars and John Mayer Announce the J-MOD 100 Amplifier

January 17, 2017
The amp features four 6L6 power tubes and four 12AX7/ECC83S preamp tubes plus five separate boards, all with over-sized traces for tonal integrity.
Victory Amplification Unveils the V40 Deluxe and V130 Super Countess

Victory Amplification Unveils the V40 Deluxe and V130 Super Countess

January 17, 2017
The V40 Deluxe comes in two formats: a 1 x 12 widebody combo with a Celestion G12H-75 Creamback speaker, and also a head in a traditional wooden sleeve.
Asher Guitars Announces Vintage Series

Asher Guitars Announces Vintage Series

January 17, 2017
The builds are characterized by simple, clean designs with a satisfying broken-in feel.
On Bass: It’s All in the Approach

On Bass: It’s All in the Approach

January 17, 2017
Overplaying bassists aren’t typically held in high regard, but there are ways to let your creativity shine through while still maintaining a solid foundation.
First Look: Supro Westbury

First Look: Supro Westbury

January 16, 2017
PG's fretboard warrior has his first bash with the yesteryear-influenced instrument.
Rattlesnake Cable Co. Unveils the Snake Head

Rattlesnake Cable Co. Unveils the Snake Head

January 16, 2017
The cable comes with premium Neutrik plugs and is available in seven different colors.
Tagima Guitars Releases the JetBlues Deluxe

Tagima Guitars Releases the JetBlues Deluxe

January 16, 2017
Handcrafted in the Tagima factory in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the JetBlues Series highlight the custom appointments of world-renowned luthier Marcio Zaganin.
B&G Guitars Expands Its Line with the Crossroads Model

B&G Guitars Expands Its Line with the Crossroads Model

January 16, 2017
A more affordable import model that features custom P-90 pickups and a slotted headstock.
Bedell Guitars Introduces the Revolution Series

Bedell Guitars Introduces the Revolution Series

January 16, 2017
A two-year quest led to the new series, which delivers accentuated response in the bass tones, clear, balanced tone, and elegant details.
Animals as Leaders: 16 Strings vs. the World

Animals as Leaders: 16 Strings vs. the World

January 16, 2017
Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes reveal how, for the first time, they bypassed outside producers and collaborators to write, track, and mix their new album as a band.
J Ferro Basses Introduces the Avalon

J Ferro Basses Introduces the Avalon

January 16, 2017
The new basses are available in 4- and 5-string configurations.
CandoMusos Supergroup to Perform at NAMM 2017

CandoMusos Supergroup to Perform at NAMM 2017

January 16, 2017
For the first time in history, disabled musicians are set to open the biggest music trade show in North America.
MXR EP103 Echoplex Delay Review

MXR EP103 Echoplex Delay Review

January 16, 2017
MXR impressively approximates Maestro EP-3 tones and dynamics in a simple, compact stompbox.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington: Simple Man, Big Tone

Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington: Simple Man, Big Tone

January 15, 2017
A 6-string legend gets back to blues-rock basics in a new album with wife Dale Krantz, and shares the recipe for his fat, classic Les Paul sound.
DiPinto Guitars Unveils Line of US-Made Instruments

DiPinto Guitars Unveils Line of US-Made Instruments

January 14, 2017
The guitars will be shown for the first time at the 2017 NAMM show.
Rhythm Is King: Bob Marley’s Hypnotic Pulse

Rhythm Is King: Bob Marley’s Hypnotic Pulse

January 14, 2017
The simple and effective chord stabs that fueled early reggae hits may appear easy, but getting them right is a real art. Here are a few quick examples to help you master it.
Breedlove Guitars Unveils the Breedlove Stage Exotic Series

Breedlove Guitars Unveils the Breedlove Stage Exotic Series

January 13, 2017
Breedlove's new concert guitars feature all solid woods and fine details for magical sound and beauty.