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Articles by Premier Guitar Staff

GALLERY: Reader Pedalboards 2015, Part 1

February 12, 2015
Guitarists from around the globe give us tours of their stomping grounds.
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All-Star Pedalboards 2015

February 3, 2015
10 stomp stations from PG’s hottest Rig Rundowns.
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Rig Rundown: Four Year Strong

January 28, 2015
The melodic hardcore pop-punkers dish the dirt on dirty gear.
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Staff Picks: Pining for Thy Board

January 28, 2015
What pedalboard haunts your dreams? PG editors chime in along with Upon a Burning Body’s Ruben Alvarez.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 4

January 25, 2015
Some highlights form the final day of NAMM.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 4

January 25, 2015
A wrap up of the final day of NAMM 2015.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 3

January 24, 2015
While scouring the NAMM floor we came across a wealth of interesting gear. Here's what caught our ear.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 3

January 24, 2015
The latest and greatest from the third day of NAMM.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 2

January 23, 2015
From zombie-inspired paint jobs to mind-altering fuzz pedals, the second day of NAMM was full of surprises.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 2

January 23, 2015
Check out the highlights from the second day of NAMM '15.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 1

January 22, 2015
A few of the axes, effects, amps, and toys that caught the PG editors' attention on day one of NAMM 2015.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 Day 1

January 22, 2015
The highlights from the first day of NAMM '15.
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Top 5 Studio Rig Rundowns

January 21, 2015
Witness the gear of these studs as we go into their recording spaces and get personal with Larry Carlton's famous ES-335, Brendan Benson's closet full of stomps and amps, Russian Circles' Custom Shop First Act axes, Brent Mason's coveted Valley Arts T-style, and Vai's unreal collection of guitars at his Harmony Hut.
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Best Albums of 2014

December 31, 2014
PG’s music-loving staffers reveal their favorite records of the past year.
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Staff Picks: Unplugged

December 16, 2014
Anthrax’s Scott Ian joins PG editors and our Reader of the Month in discussing our favorite acoustic works.
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Staff Picks: We Have Contact!

November 27, 2014
Ahhh … first loves. Miss May I’s Justin Aufdemkampe joins the PG staff in remembering our first encounters with the world of guitar.
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2014 Gear of the Year

November 4, 2014
Hordes of great guitars, basses, amps, stompboxes, and accessories came through our doors this year, but these specimens caught our eyes, ears, and wallets with their exceptional performance, tone, and value.
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Staff Picks: Albums of 2014

November 3, 2014
Brooklyn-based acoustic virtuoso on the rise Steve Gunn chimes in with Premier Guitar editors to muse on the best music made in 2014.
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Top 5 Pop-Rock Rig Rundowns

October 8, 2014
Witness the gear of the pop-rock gods—from James Valentine's fully-loaded boutique board to Monte Pittman's stash of signature axes, Justin Derrico's collection of Les Pauls, the Neon Trees' custom Fender setup, and John Mayer's beat-and-battered BLACK1 Strat.
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Staff Picks: Finding Your Voice

October 2, 2014
Singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge teams up with the PG editors to dole out some tips on discovering your vision.
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