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Rig Rundown: Shakey Graves

October 17, 2018
The Austin singer/songwriter’s retro-hip vibe is generated by some ’60s-style guitars, a few small-but-mighty amps, and a two-pedalboard setup.

Listen to Bad Religion's Latest Single, "The Profane Rights of Man"

October 17, 2018
The timely song is based on a historical document from 1789.

Listen to the November 2018 PG Spotify Playlist

October 17, 2018
This month's playlist includes tunes from Halestorm, Greta Van Fleet, Cedric Burnside, Cam, and more!

Stompboxtober 2018 Day #17: Seymour Duncan

October 17, 2018
You could win a Palladium Gain Stage Pedal from Seymour Duncan!

Marco N1 Review

October 17, 2018
A handbuilt take on the J-style formula brings modern touches to the table, yet has a price reminiscent of yesteryear.

Question and Obsession: Tom-Toms and Hi-Hats

October 16, 2018
Interpol’s Daniel Kessler and PG editors take the conversation to the skins and discuss their favorite drummers.

Poerava Announces New Strap Button System and Fitted Straps

October 16, 2018
Offered in two styles: Solid and Hollowbody. Both are designed to fit all instruments which require a strap.

Stray Cats to Release New Album and Tour in 2019

October 16, 2018
The group is heading into a studio in Nashville to record their first new album in 25 years.

Positive Grid Releases BIAS FX Mobile Universal for iPhone and iPad

October 16, 2018
The BIAS FX mobile app will come stocked with two free amps and eight effects with 6 factory presets.

Last Call: Trust Me or Fire Me

October 16, 2018
In music, movies, and maybe even life, a little faith in skill and talent makes for a better result.

Ananashead Announces the Blend Bass Drive

October 15, 2018
The pedal is based on the DOD250, but modified for bass and allowing more low frequencies with a clean JFET blend circuit.

Quick Hit: Fender Rumble Studio 40

October 15, 2018
A feature-packed practice amp for low enders, with an impressive network of connections.

Gervana Pedals Unveils the Xin Wei Chorus and Delay

October 15, 2018
The analog-voiced circuit offers up to 600 ms of delay time.

First Look: Dunable SplatterBlaster

October 15, 2018
To see what Sacha Dunable's first pedal—a stereo fuzz and distortion co-designed with Damnation Audio—can muster, we throw a Tele Deluxe, P bass, and Greco LP copy at it.

Signal to Noise: Mastering Reactive-Load Technology

October 15, 2018
With analog cab and mic simulation, you can capture the raw tone—and feel—of a raging tube amp at any volume in the studio or onstage.

Tone Tips: Tweak Talk

October 14, 2018
Installing new pickups is, of course, a valid option if you’re not satisfied with a guitar’s tone, but tweaking elsewhere could get you where you want to be and save dollars.

What the Ell? My Slide Guitar Journey

October 13, 2018
Learning how to learn is an invaluable, yet often-overlooked skill. Here’s how a country superstar took the scary leap into slide guitar.

Alexander Pedals Colour Theory Review

October 12, 2018
Otherworldly synth-sequenced sounds congregate in a brilliantly designed, board-friendly box for the brave.

Carr Amplifiers Introduces the Telstar Combo

October 12, 2018
The amp design blends the harmonic assertion of EL84s with the deep control of 6L6s.

Mesa/Boogie and Two Notes Audio Engineering Launch IR Cab Packs

October 12, 2018
The cabinets represented include Mesa’s 1x12 Thiele Front Ported Compact, 1x12 Rect Closed Back, 1x12 Lone Star 23, 2x12 Lone Star, 2x12 Recto Horizontal, 4x12 Recto Traditional Slant and 4x12 Recto OS Standard Slant.