The alt-metal pioneer talks about his love for ESP guitars and shows off some of his homemade mods.
Effects guru “Analog Tom” Hughes chronicles music’s most influential time machines—from rockabilly echo chambers to space-rock oil cans, ’80s racks, and modern stompbox marvels.
Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt disses predictability, explains why he won’t give any musician advice, and admits loving ... Rihanna? Plus, lead guitarist Fredrik Åkesson talks about the making of Pale Communion.
A high-end, hand-wired version of Marshall’s little giant.
Learn how to update a first-generation Super-Sonic 60 to current model specs.
Red Hot Chili Pepper Josh Klinghoffer and former Gnarls Barkley guitarist Clint Walsh talk about their chance meeting and the toys/tools used to create the gaze-prog fever dreams on their two new Dot Hacker albums, How’s Your Process (Work) and How’s Your Process (Play).
Discover how classic Detroit auto design influenced one of Gibson’s now-iconic solidbodies.
Its circuit is encased in epoxy to deter copycats. Are its organics really that orgasmic?