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Jason Shadrick

Jason Shadrick

Since attending a Dave Matthews Band concert as a teenager, Jason has been into all things guitar. An Iowa native, Jason has degrees in Music Business from Minnesota State-Mankato and Jazz Pedagogy from the University of Northern Iowa. Since then, he has spent time doing everything from promotion at an indie music label to organizing guitar workshops all over the country. Currently, Jason lives with his wife, son, and daughter in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

ARTICLES

NAMM '17 - TV Jones The Ray Butts Ful-Fidelity Filter'Tron Demo

January 21, 2017
Find out how a stolen guitar led to a new set of pickups designed by a 1950s pioneer.
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NAMM '17 - Fuzzrocious Pedals Blast Furnace & Baxstabber Demos

January 21, 2017
The gnarly boutique pedal builder unveils a fuzz-delay box and a burly, ultra-flexible preamp.
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NAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 3

January 21, 2017
Nashville guitarist Daniel Donato joins the editors to discuss the coolest gear from the third day of NAMM.
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NAMM '17 - Peavey Invective 120 Demo

January 20, 2017
Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor helps create a fire-breathing head.
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NAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 2

January 20, 2017
The PG editors are back to talk about the highlights of the second day of NAMM, including gear from TV Jones, Collings, Line 6, Milkman, and more.
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NAMM '17 - Mojotone '56 Quiet Coil P-90 & Wrightsville Demos

January 20, 2017
Hear a vintage-voiced new pickup in a '58 Les Paul Junior and a combo that divides wet and dry signals between its two speakers.
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NAMM '17 - Ampeg Classic Bass Preamp & Scrambler Bass Overdrive Demos

January 20, 2017
The bass titan splits a popular DI box into two separate stompboxes that go for under $100.
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NAMM '17 - Boss & Strandberg Boden V-Guitar Prototype Demo

January 19, 2017
A 21st century collaboration adds onboard effects and tonal flexibility to a cutting-edge axe.
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NAMM '17 - Recording King Dirty 30's Single 0 and Dreadnought Demos

January 19, 2017
See and hear two extremely wallet-friendly acoustics in action.
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NAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 1

January 19, 2017
Watch the PG editors talk about their favorite new gear from Dunlop, PRS, Taylor, Laney, and more.
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NAMM '17 - Way Huge | MXR Conquistador, Russian Pickle, Dyna Comp Mini & Il Diavolo Demos

January 19, 2017
The Jim Dunlop crew shows off two new fuzzes, a bite-sized compressor, and a versatile OD.
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Doyle Bramhall II: The Spiritualist

December 19, 2016
He grew up with the Vaughan brothers. He’s been a sideman to Roger Waters and Eric Clapton. Now he’s ended a 15-year recording drought with the powerful Rich Man.
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Quick Hit: Tsakalis AudioWorks Ocean Reverb

December 11, 2016
This forward-thinking reverb moves from ambient to traditional with ease.
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Quick Hit: Radial JDX Direct Drive

November 13, 2016
No amp? No problem. This DI offers a wealth of options for those who want to leave their amp at home.
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Goodbye June: “Danger in the Morning” Video Premiere

October 13, 2016
A triple-guitar attack, spacious ’verb, and Southern swag flow through the Nashville group’s latest riff-laden stomper.
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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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Dr. Z Z-Drive Review

September 25, 2016
An impressive collaboration that combines versatility with rich, tube-like breakup.
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Neunaber Audio Effects Immerse Reverberator Review

September 12, 2016
A rare combination of the familiar warmth of classic reverb tones with some modern (and unexpected) surprises.
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Quick Hit: Wampler Mini Ego Compressor

August 21, 2016
A compact version of a modern classic.
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