August Issue

What's New

Banditos’ Jeffery Salter: Let It Flow

July 21, 2015
He loves Roy and Chet. He studied jazz and classical guitar. He’s played in thrash and punk bands. He even builds his own guitars. And his sextet has just released one of the most compelling roots-rock albums of the year.
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SNAMM '15 - Fano Standard Series Demos

July 21, 2015
Luthier Dennis Fano unveils a line of standardized guitars that still his vibe and mojo, but with a lower price point.
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Santa Cruz Guitars Introduces Parabolic Tension Strings

July 21, 2015
The strings are designed to put the exact tension on each individual string to create the appropriate download pressure.
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Rotosound Releases New Guitar Care Products

July 21, 2015
The range includes guitar polish, string lube, and lemon oil.
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Source Audio Releases the Reflex Universal Expression Controller

July 21, 2015
An extremely versatile and programmable expression pedal that can save up to 128 pedal configurations.
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SNAMM '15 - BA Ferguson Guitars SMT & Unitas Guitars Grifter Demos

July 21, 2015
See and hear a demo of each company's flagship model that are handmade in South Carolina.
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The Recording Guitarist: Are You Playing for the Song—or for Your Butt?

July 21, 2015
Try putting some distance between you and your amp—physically, sonically, and conceptually.
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SNAMM '15 - SoloDallas Schaffer Replica Boost Demo

July 20, 2015
Learn about the effect that's been behind Angus Young's tone for nearly four decades.
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Quick Hit: Way Huge Saffron Squeeze

July 20, 2015
Stompbox savant Jeorge Tripps resurrects a classic comp with a noise-taming tone control and a super-interactive gain/sustain section.
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SNAMM '15 - Washburn Woodline Series Demos

July 20, 2015
See and hear what these wood-bound, solid-top, sub-$500 guitars have to offer.
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