October 26, 2016
Experimenting with odd-time signatures and unusual tunings isn’t the only reason for the band’s unique mojo—a few eye-popping guitars, classic amps, and a pile of pedals are also required for their brand of melodic post-hardcore.
October 25, 2016
A classic wobble box, revised and expanded.
October 24, 2016
Fender refreshes a classic bass design with a versatile pickup configuration.
October 21, 2016
The high-flying bird from the ’60s soars again in an authentic but more affordable guise.
October 20, 2016
A modern 5-string with classic features brings the booty without busting the bank.
October 19, 2016
The lead guitarist behind the post-hardcore band discusses what specs he likes in his signature ESPs and why he prefers going digital on the road.
October 17, 2016
This multifaceted phaser is a tweaker’s delight—and a big, big bargain.
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.
October 11, 2016
PG's John Bohlinger brings along his trusty robot drummer and walks us through Albert Lee-inspired three-note licks you can adapt to a variety of rhythms, tempos, and styles.
October 5, 2016
A few pedals, a pair of classic guitars, and a faithful recreation of a Princeton are all this Australian 6-stringer needs for his unique style of Delta blues.
October 4, 2016
The standard-bearer chorus returns as a more multifaceted modulation machine.
September 30, 2016
A compact digital reverb that delivers deep tones and shape-shifts with ease.
September 29, 2016
This little purple prize packs classic sounds in a bulletproof and super-affordable package.
September 28, 2016
The instrumental post-rock group shows how they mix tried-and-true instruments with modeling technology for an expansive soundscape set for orbit.
September 27, 2016
The far reaches of octave-effect capabilities are made accessible via this compact new digital box.
September 21, 2016
The SoCal surf-garage rockers prove an instrument, a pedal, and lots of reverb is all you need to have a raging dance party.
September 21, 2016
Vintage mojo and thick P-like thump define this sharp new 4-string.
September 16, 2016
An intuitive chorus that responds to the player’s touch.
September 15, 2016
Boss’ latest compressor for bassists aims to tame dynamics with punch and precision.
September 14, 2016
The masked guitarists demonstrate how a pedal-less setup is the right fit for their instrumental brand of surf rock.