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April 2014

Will Lee & Nathan East: Bass Brothers

February 24, 2014
Will interviews Nathan. Nathan interviews Will. It’s a super-bass summit!
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Vox Night Train G2 NT15C1 Review

February 24, 2014
Vox’s compact amp line evolves, growing more versatile.
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Tone Tips: Dialing in Maximum Tone

February 23, 2014
With so many pedal options these days, here are a some tips on how to maximize your effects for the greatest impact.
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Carvin PB4 Review

February 21, 2014
A sleek, light, and versatile take on the P-style bass.
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Eastwood Guitars Airline Map Baritone Review

February 20, 2014
An oddball classic—reborn as a baritone—is well-built and super fun!
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The Recording Guitarist: Mic Makes Right

February 20, 2014
PG’s new recording column gives a quick and dirty guide to mic placement and selection.
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Trash or Treasure: 1960 Gibson Melody Maker

February 19, 2014
The low offer on this reader's guitar shows how important it is to do your research when buying or selling a guitar.
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SynapticGroove Snapperhead Review

February 18, 2014
A super-simple overdrive/distortion with impressive range.
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Esoterica Electrica: Building to a Price

February 18, 2014
How do builders balance costs and features when creating a guitar model?
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Jason Vieaux: A Classical Virtuoso’s Show-Stopping Encores

February 17, 2014
One of America’s most in-demand classical guitarists releases an album of crowd-pleasers.
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Vintage Vault: 1955 Fender Bandmaster

February 17, 2014
One of Fender’s great 1950s amps—and a signature sound of Who’s Next.
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Lowden 32 SE Review

February 16, 2014
A subtly luxurious, rock-steady, and stage-ready medium-sized flattop.
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Bass Bench: Bass Ramps--Right for You?

February 14, 2014
This simple add-on improves speed, consistency, and tone quality for some players.
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Ask Amp Man: The Vibro Champ Voltage Mystery

February 13, 2014
Why do the schematics differ between two supposedly identical CBS-era Fender amps?
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Fender Kingman Pro Review

February 13, 2014
Fender reimagines a vintage acoustic and creates a new classic.
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Last Call: The Power of Dynamics

February 12, 2014
When you want to be heard, sometimes the best strategy is to turn down.
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On Bass: What the Funk?

February 11, 2014
Does funk come from your tone or your fingers?
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Spoiled Guitarists: That Guitar Costs How Much?!

February 10, 2014
Are guitarists spoiled or lucky?
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