August

What's New

Radial Engineering Announces the Bumper, Headlight, and Headlight Pro

April 7, 2016
The Bumper lets you connect up to four instruments to a single guitar amp and select between them using a single footswitch.
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Henriksen Bud Review

April 7, 2016
Mighty tones from a miniscule box.
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Magnetic Effects Introduces the Vortex

April 7, 2016
An open and transparent boost with a gain range that can cover tones from super clean to overdrive.
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Merle Haggard: 1937–2016

April 7, 2016
The real-life country music outlaw championed the American underdog and the Bakersfield sound, believed in the evocative power of the guitar, and brandished a mean Telecaster along the way.
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Rig Rundown: Uli Jon Roth

April 6, 2016
One of the pioneers of neo-classical metal demonstrates his exotic guitars through his ear-splitting setup.
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Korg Announces the Sledgehammer Custom 100

April 6, 2016
The tuner runs for approximately 100 hours using only one AAA battery.
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Elegantly Simple: Lake Street Dive’s Michael Olson

April 6, 2016
With his spare approach, bare-bones chording, conservatory training, and improviser’s ear, the guitarist known as “McDuck” gives his rising quartet wings.
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Eastwood Surfcaster Review

April 5, 2016
A cult-classic bass from the early 1990s makes its return.
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Conversations in the Key of Life Podcast: Episode 1 - I Met My Guitar Hero

April 5, 2016
In this debut episode, everyday PG fans talk to Shawn Hammond about meeting their guitar and bass heroes.
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Cort Guitars Introduces the B5 Plus AS Bass

April 5, 2016
The major upgrade for this year is the inclusion of the new Markbass MB-1 EQ to complement the pair of Bartolini MK-1 pickups.
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DigiTech Unveils the Whammy Ricochet

April 5, 2016
The Whammy Ricochet bends the pitch of the incoming note at a rate determined by shift and return controls.
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The Recording Guitarist: Absolute Basics—The Stuff You Need

April 5, 2016
Recording gear advice for total beginners.
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The 1975: Adam Hann’s Sonic Obsession

April 4, 2016
A look inside the intricate studio process of U.K. band the 1975, which uses mad guitar experimentation to build meaty, infectious pop-rock songs.
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Warmoth Introduces the Nomad Body and Nomad Neck

April 4, 2016
Both the Nomad body and Nomad neck offer a huge range of customizable options, allowing you to create your own signature guitar.
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Tuning Up: How to Detect Closed-Minded Insecure A$$hole Syndrome

April 4, 2016
Here’s a hint: If you agreed with Gene Simmons’ latest foot-in-mouth incident, you definitely have it.
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: Bohemian Moonshine Guitar

April 3, 2016
Is this metal machine hillbilly chic or too hard to handle?
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Cram Session: Pentatonic Power

April 2, 2016
There’s a lifetime of learning packed into only five notes. Everyone from Clapton to Satriani has squeezed out the secrets. Now it’s your turn.
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Korg Releases Stageman 80

April 1, 2016
Simple-to-use, high quality, and multi-function portable PA amp with a powerful sound system.
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