August

Gear Galleries

GALLERY: 2014 NAMM Day 3

January 25, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the third day of the 2014 Winter NAMM show.
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NAMM 2014 Editors' Picks: Day 2

January 24, 2014

PG Editors pick their top gear from the second day of NAMM.


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GALLERY: 2014 NAMM Day 2

January 24, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the second day of the 2014 Winter NAMM show.
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GALLERY: 2014 NAMM Day 1

January 23, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the first day of the 2014 Winter NAMM show.
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GALLERY: Vintage Vault 2013

January 8, 2014
Drool over the past year's centerfold-worthy instruments.
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GALLERY: RS Guitarworks Rescues Rich Robinson’s ’63 ES-335

January 3, 2014
The step-by-step story of how RS Guitarworks rebuilt a hurricane-damaged ES-335.
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GALLERY: Reader's Hot Rods

December 26, 2013
From pickups to paint jobs, we collect the coolest mods for our latest PG reader gallery.
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ZZ Top Gear Gallery

November 19, 2013
Guitarist Billy Gibbons’ and bassist Dusty Hill’s toys can be summed up by three Bs: bold, Bolin-made, and because they said so.
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GALLERY: Tedeschi Trucks Band's 2013 Touring Gear

November 5, 2013
The guitars, amps, and pedals of roots-rock's favorite family band.
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Best Gear of 2013

November 5, 2013
35 axes, amps, effects, and accessories that’ll rock your rig
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Gallery: Bottom Feeder Reader's Edition

November 1, 2013
We asked to see your best bargain gear finds in the Bottom Feeder world—and what a wonderful world it is! Here are some of the cheap and unique instruments Premier Guitar readers are wheelin’ and dealin’ around the world.
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108 Rock Star Guitars

October 25, 2013
Photographer Lisa S. Johnson captures the story behind rock’s most iconic axes owned by Page, Beck, Gibbons, and others—with commentary from the guitarists themselves.
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PRS Guitar on Permanent Display at NYC’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

October 11, 2013
Events featured appearance by Smith, performances by John McLaughlin, Ricky Skaggs, Tony McManus
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Gallery: 2013 L.A. Amp Show

October 7, 2013
A look at some of the hottest new boutique guitars, amps, and pedals from the Oct. 5-6 show in Van Nuys, California.
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GALLERY: Reader Pedalboards 2013, Part 2

October 2, 2013
From basic Boss to sonic psychosis, we bring you another installment of cool pedalboards from PG readers.
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Vintage Vault: 1937 Gibson EH-150 Guitar and Amp

September 30, 2013
The ES-150 guitar/amp set was Gibson’s response to the popularity of Hawaiian music—and a growing electric guitar market.
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GALLERY: Russian Circles Gear at Electrical Audio in Chicago

September 20, 2013
Earlier this year, Premier Guitar went into Steve Albini’s Electrical Audio studio with Russian Circles as they recorded their fifth studio album, Memorial. We give you an inside look at the gear of this legendary music-making space.
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GALLERY: Reader Pedalboards 2013, Part 1

September 19, 2013
We asked PG faithful to show us their pedalboards, and you delivered! In honor of our annual pedal blowout, we bring you 30 of our readers' personal stomping grounds.
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GALLERY: Lollapalooza 2013

August 9, 2013
Highlights this year included Nine Inch Nails, Mumford and Sons, Atlas Genius, The National, and more.
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GALLERY: Newport Folk Festival 2013

August 2, 2013
Highlights from this year's folk fest include Jim James, the Lumineers, the Avett Brothers, and more.
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