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Amptweaker TightDrive Pro Review

Amptweaker TightDrive Pro Review

November 25, 2014
The TightDrive evolves into beast of overdrive versatility.
Eastwood Guitars Introduces the Link Wray Tribute Model

Eastwood Guitars Introduces the Link Wray Tribute Model

November 24, 2014
The new model features a graphic tribute to "The Father of the Power Chord" by artist Vince Ray.
Fishman Releases the ToneDEQ Preamp and Neo-Buster Pickup

Fishman Releases the ToneDEQ Preamp and Neo-Buster Pickup

November 24, 2014
The Neo-Buster combines the Neo-D single-coil pickup with a feedback-fighting soundhole cover.
Esoterica Electrica: Bending to Your Will—The Simple Little Rod, Pt. 2

Esoterica Electrica: Bending to Your Will—The Simple Little Rod, Pt. 2

November 23, 2014
Ponder the pros and cons of common truss-rod designs.
Livid Guitar Wing Review

Livid Guitar Wing Review

November 21, 2014
The wireless MIDI controller digital guitarists have been waiting for.
Visual Sound Unveils the V3 Route 66 American Overdrive

Visual Sound Unveils the V3 Route 66 American Overdrive

November 21, 2014
The overdrive is based on the classic Reverend Drivetrain circuit developed by Bob Weil and Joe Naylor.
Acoustic Amplification Releases the A40 and A1000

Acoustic Amplification Releases the A40 and A1000

November 21, 2014
Both the A40 and A1000 also feature Bluetooth connectivity for a quick and ultra-easy way to add backing tracks via any mobile device.
Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson Hummingbird

Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson Hummingbird

November 20, 2014
Gibson’s first “square shoulder” flattop was a warm-toned classic.
Piod Effects What You Want 2 Micro

Piod Effects What You Want 2 Micro

November 19, 2014
Despite its straightforward controls, this brute-force distortion pedal boasts enormous range.
Breedlove Announces Updated Studio Series

Breedlove Announces Updated Studio Series

November 19, 2014
The series is now equipped with the Fishman INK3 USB system.