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Gear Galleries

Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: 1967 Quad-Pickup Ibanez 996 MaxiTone

December 1, 2014
When a trio of pickups just won’t do, try a quartet.
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GALLERY: Brooklyn Stompbox Exhibit

November 6, 2014
The fourth annual NYC pedal bonanza brought together some of the best stompbox makers in the guitar effects world.
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Vintage Vault: 1956 Gibson Les Paul Model

October 27, 2014
An über-rare version of an already elusive beast.
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GALLERY: Austin City Limits Festival 2014

October 21, 2014
Guitar highlights from the South’s live music capital.
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Joe Bonamassa’s 5 Most Underrated Amps

September 23, 2014
A bona fide amp connoisseur discusses his most under-the-radar tone machines.
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Gallery: Pro Pedalboards 2014, Pt. 1

September 3, 2014
Tasty stomp stations from top players.
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Vintage Vault: 1965 Gibson Firebird III

August 25, 2014
Discover how classic Detroit auto design influenced one of Gibson’s now-iconic solidbodies.
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GALLERY: Lollapalooza 2014

August 8, 2014
From Kings of Leon to Spoon, Arctic Monkeys, Interpol, and even a reunited Outkast, Premier Guitar brings you a look at Lollapalooza 2014.
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GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2014 Day 3

July 19, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the third day of the 2014 Summer NAMM show.
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GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2014 Day 2

July 18, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the first day of the 2014 Summer NAMM show.
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GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2014 Day 1

July 17, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the first day of the 2014 Summer NAMM show.
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Gallery: Mountain Jam Moments

July 2, 2014
The Allman Brothers headlined the 10th Annual music festival atop Hunter Mountain in the heart of the majestic Catskill Mountains.
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GALLERY: Randy Rhoads Remembered

June 10, 2014
An array of guitar slingers including Alex Skolnick, Rudy Sarzo, Joel Hoekstra, and Phil Demmel pay tribute to a metal pioneer.
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Modern Builder Vault: Rizzolo Guitars

May 30, 2014
This Tasmania-based guitar builder offers up a variety of handcrafted gems from Down Under.
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Vintage Vault: 1959 Gibson ES-225 TDN

May 21, 2014
A look at the most budget-conscious of Gibson’s 1950s thinline hollowbodies.
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: My Blackmore-Inspired Frankenstrat

May 8, 2014
Combining elements of an early Blackmore Strat and Epiphone shred machine, this mutant solidbody sounds surprisingly soulful.
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Linkin Park Gear Gallery

May 7, 2014
A look at Brad Delson's touring gear, as well as his new favorite studio Strat.
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GALLERY: Experience Hendrix 2014 Part Deux

April 16, 2014
More kick-ass live shots from the star-studded homage to Jimi.
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Pre-War Perfection: The Martin D-45

April 10, 2014
The 91 D-45s that Martin produced between 1932 and 1942 may be the most coveted flattops ever made. What makes them so special?
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GALLERY: Experience Hendrix 2014

April 4, 2014
Highlights from today’s brightest stars as they celebrate a guitar forefather.
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