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Guitar Shop 101: Got a Loose Screw?

Guitar Shop 101: Got a Loose Screw?

August 28, 2015
Here’s how to secure the pickguard on a solidbody with stripped screw holes.
On Bass: Unlearn Your Bass

On Bass: Unlearn Your Bass

August 24, 2015
Step out of your tuning comfort zone and you may be pleased with the musical results.
Bass Bench: Mysterious Magnetism

Bass Bench: Mysterious Magnetism

August 21, 2015
What really happens if you move those pickups as close as possible to your strings?
Ask Amp Man: Demystifying the Ibanez GX20's Volume Knobs

Ask Amp Man: Demystifying the Ibanez GX20's Volume Knobs

August 18, 2015
How to make sense of the cascading gain stages in a 1980s solid-state combo.
Last Call: Player, Collector, or Hoarder?

Last Call: Player, Collector, or Hoarder?

August 17, 2015
It might be time to ask yourself some tough questions.
Jol Dantzig's Esoterica Electrica: Guitarist Tall Tales (Reports, Rumors, and Rolling Thunder)
Mod Garage: The Bill Lawrence 5-way Telecaster Circuit

Mod Garage: The Bill Lawrence 5-way Telecaster Circuit

August 14, 2015
Get convincing “in-between” Strat sounds from Teles and other two-pickup guitars.
Vintage Vault: 1972 Fender Jaguar

Vintage Vault: 1972 Fender Jaguar

August 12, 2015
In its day, the Jaguar was Fender’s top-of-the-line model.
Staff Picks: Get in the Spirit

Staff Picks: Get in the Spirit

August 10, 2015
What craft beverage would you make, and with who? Nick Reinhart of Tera Melos joins us in dreaming up cold ones to go with our favorite guitar riffs.
Acoustic Soundboard: The Intersection of Creativity and Technology

Acoustic Soundboard: The Intersection of Creativity and Technology

August 10, 2015
It’s good to recognize your own biases—and to challenge them sometimes.