December 2016

Gear

Experimental Noize Aphazing Review

October 17, 2016
This multifaceted phaser is a tweaker’s delight—and a big, big bargain.
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Seymour Duncan Announces the High Voltage Humbuckers

October 17, 2016
The High Voltage humbucker set was developed for one of rock’s most iconic and devilish guitarists.
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Quick Hit: Coppersound Telegraph Stutter

October 16, 2016
Much more than a cute homage to Samuel Morse, the Stutter frees your hands to deliver stunning sound blasts that no kill switch can conjure.
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Schroeder Amplification Announces Online Auction to Benefit Chicago's Haymarket Recovery Center

October 14, 2016
The seven-day online auction will begin on October 17th, 2016 and will be hosted on Reverb.com.
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Bogner Goldfinger 54 Phi Review

October 14, 2016
Reinhold's latest yields burly blackface and tweed tones, as well as crazy versatility.
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Roland Announces Blues Cube New York Blues Tone Capsule

October 13, 2016
The custom voicing circuit was developed with guitarist Oz Noy.
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Triad Custom Guitars Introduces the Griffon

October 13, 2016
Build entirely in Canada, virtually all specifications of the guitar can be customized to the player's needs including wood selections, hardware, electronics, inlays, and finish.
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Mu-FX Boostron 3 Review

October 13, 2016
An inspired combination of drive and compression effects in a beauty of a pedal from a stompbox legend.
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Rig Rundown: Tim Commerford

October 12, 2016
The Rage Against the Machine and Prophets of Rage bass hero shows us the dual-amp setup he uses to get huge tones with his WAKRAT project.
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Radial Engineering Announces the Tonebone Classic V9

October 12, 2016
The updated version now runs on 9V and features three different mid-boost options.
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LunaStone Unveils the Pusher Boost Pedal

October 11, 2016
A new boost that packs up to 15 dB of power.
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Quick Hit: Taurus Amplification Stomp-Head 5.CE

October 11, 2016
This ultra-portable 90-watt head has tone-sculpting features galore.
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Episode 7 - Gear-Theft Horror Stories

October 10, 2016
In the latest Conversations in the Key of Life podcast, Esoterica Electrica columnist/Hamer Guitars cofounder Jol Dantzig recounts the theft of the first Hamer bass, and PG fan Caleb Keeter recalls his double-whammy nightmare.
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Veillette Releases the Aero Guitar

October 10, 2016
Combining the ruggedness and ergonomics of a solid-body guitar with the response and tonal character of an acoustic instrument.
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Vintage Vault: 1958 Fender Top-Loading Telecaster

October 9, 2016
A once unpopular 6-string is now a prized instrument.
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CAST Engineering Casper Delay Review

October 7, 2016
Analog feel in a high-headroom digital delay.
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PRS Guitars Announces the Tremonti Baritone

October 7, 2016
This limited-edition guitar features a 25.5" scale length that allows players to tune down but ditch the wound 3rd string.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Releases the SOS Buffer

October 7, 2016
J. Rockett Audio Designs Ushers in the sixth of the new Tour Series and unveils the SOS Buffer pedal.
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Todd Sharp Amplifiers Announces the JOAT 45RT

October 6, 2016
The 45RT mirrors the front end preamp and tonal shaping of the 20 and 30RT models with a few minor tweaks.
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Andy Reiss and His Barney Kessels: A Love Story

October 6, 2016
The Time Jumpers guitarist talks about how he fell for a rare Gibson model, his instrument lineup for the group’s new album, and playing in a four-guitar band with Vince Gill, Ranger Doug, and steel giant Paul Franklin.
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