January 2019

What's New

Sundragon Amps Announces Collaboration With Jimmy Page

January 22, 2019
A faithful recreation of the amp Jimmy used exclusively to create the groundbreaking sounds on Led Zeppelin 1.

Fender Introduces the Acoustasonic Series

January 22, 2019
The guitar is powered by the Fender and Fishman-designed Acoustic Engine, a proprietary blend of classic analog and future technologies.

IK Multimedia Announces the iRig Micro Amp

January 22, 2019
A battery-powered, ultra-compact combo amplifier with three on-board analog channels plus a digital interface.

Forgotten Heroes: Ron Asheton

January 22, 2019
The guitar anti-hero who started the Stooges and changed the sound of rock 6-string’s future, paving the way for … everything.

Nexi Industries Launches the Nexi Electric Powered Pedalboard

January 22, 2019
A powered pedalboard especially voiced for electric guitars that is small enough to fit in a carry-on luggage bag.

Dwarfcraft Unveils the Treeverb and Body Mod

January 22, 2019
It marks their first foray into both reverb and chorus pedals.

Electro-Harmonix Announces the Bass Mono Synth

January 22, 2019
This mono stomp features 11 different bass synths along with mix controls and expression pedal functionality.

Pigtronix Announces the Resotron

January 22, 2019
A tracking filter with synth DNA.

MOD Devices Releases the Onyx Amp and GxCreamMachine

January 22, 2019
The Onyx Amp and MOD Cabinets are available for free for MOD users.

Mythos Pedals Unveils the Runestone

January 22, 2019
A refined take on the classic Bluesbreaker circuit.

Mod Garage: Deep Diving Into Treble-Bleed Networks

January 22, 2019
Does it bug you to lose treble when you roll back the guitar volume? Here are three solutions to that problem.

Caparison Guitars Releases the Horus-M3

January 21, 2019
The classic Caparison Horus has been reimagined to fit the modern guitarist.

Framus Announces 2019 Lineup

January 21, 2019
The Diablo was completely revised and now presents itself as Diablo II, with a carved top like the Idolmaker.

Dunlop Unveils the Dookie Drive

January 21, 2019
The pedal aims to capture the sound of the dual-amp setup that Billie Joe Armstrong used on Green Day's breakthrough album.

Blackstar Amplification Broadens HT Product Line

January 21, 2019
The new models include the HT1R-Mk II, HT5R-Mk II, and the HT20R-MkII.

Revv Amps Returns with the G4 Preamp Pedal

January 21, 2019
The amp-in-a-box adds the gain channel from the Generator 120 MkII to your rig.

First Look: Walrus Audio Lillian

January 21, 2019
A cousin to their popular Julia, the all-analog, multi-stage phaser (either 4- or 6-stage mode) that features a D-P-V blend (dry, phase, vibrato).

Acoustic Soundboard: The Shape of Things

January 21, 2019
Resonant frequencies characterize a guitar’s tone, and resonance begins with an instrument’s size and shape.

On Bass: Managing Less-Than-Magical Bandmates

January 20, 2019
Once in a while, you have to ask a bandmate to back down, turn down, or something else they probably don’t want to do.

Fretboard Workshop: Soloing with Triads

January 19, 2019
Think triads are boring? Try a few of these improv ideas.