Sometimes you get more drama from a single high-gain pedal than from several redundant overdrives.
A love of synth-like tones, simple melodies, and classic rock carries this former jazzbo to the big stages.
Four brutal amps from Mesa/Boogie, Friedman, Randall, and Engl go through
the Premier Guitar roundup wringer.
Far from a gimmick for shredders, multi-effect nuts, or Muse fans, a “Kaoss Pad axe” is one of the most fertile new fields for sonic exploration.
Explore the techniques used by U2’s sonic architect.
Triple-threat industrial-strength boost/OD/distortion.
What’s the ideal pickup height? And how do you adjust the pole pieces?
Shakey Graves joins PG editors and our Reader of the Month in naming the fantasy guitar duos of our dreams.