January

What's New

My Biggest Gear Regret

January 18, 2021
Aaron Lee Tasjan joins PG editors and our reader of the month in remembering the guitars that got away. Plus, they share their current musical obsessions.

Riff Rundown - Elder's "Sanctuary"

January 17, 2021
Nick DiSalvo deconstructs the repetitive arpeggios, little licks, and slick pull-offs that piece together a headbanger from Reflections of a Floating World.

Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: A European Budget Axe Swings American

January 17, 2021
On a tip from Mod Garage’s Dirk Wacker, Will Ray hunts down a Harley Benton TE-90 and bags a prized Filtertron-equipped guitar.

All Roads Lead to Les

January 16, 2021
He’s a giant of music and technology for a reason. Here’s a look at a few of his most well-known licks.

Ibanez Introduces New Phaser and Booster Mini Pedals

January 15, 2021
The Phaser Mini is produced in Japan and features a three control layout along with switchable stage modes.

DIY: How to Install a Soundboard Transducer

January 15, 2021
Watch Gruhn Guitars' in-house guru David Kriesel walk you step-by-step through the process of making your flattop amp- and DI-friendly.

PRS Guitars Announces New 2021 Models Including the Mark Lettieri Signature Fiore

January 15, 2021
The Fiore features a new body shape, 25.5” scale length, and a versatile pickup and electronics arrangement.

Gretsch Announces 2021 Lineup

January 15, 2021
This year's batch includes a host of new models across Vintage Select Edition, Players Edition, Limited Edition, Electromatic Collection, and the Streamliner Collection.

Ultra-Flexible Wiring for Your Duo-Sonic

January 15, 2021
Four rad add-ons and a whopping six pickup combinations for the Fender offset.

The Twisted Life of Larry Schemel

January 14, 2021
The Death Valley Girls guitarist smashes the psychedelic button with cheap gear, mad abandon, and a finely tuned ear for the radically wild.

Jackson Debuts 2021 Electrics Collection

January 14, 2021
Highlights include new models from Marty Friedman, Misha Mansoor, and more.

Joe Bonamassa and Seymour Duncan Unveil the "Bonnie" Pickups

January 14, 2021
They feature era-accurate cloth, pushback lead wires,  Alnico IV rod magnet, and a uniform 5.96K rating.

PG Perks: Soundbrenner Core Steel

January 14, 2021
You could win a Core Steel from Sound Brenner!

Fender Announces the 75th Anniversary Series, Noventa Models, and More

January 14, 2021
The Noventa series features MP-90 pickups, 21 medium jumbo frets, and 9.5” radius fretboards.

Sterling by Music Man Introduces the Mariposa

January 14, 2021
Originally introduced by Ernie Ball Music Man in 2019, this is the first Mariposa model released under the Sterling by Music Man brand.

Vintage Octave Fuzz ... Without the Fear

January 14, 2021
Thanks to a flexible EQ, this old-school-minded beauty is fantastic at nastying-up leads—but also works great with chords. The PG Dusky Augustus review.

Rig Rundown: Panic at the Disco’s Nicole Row

January 13, 2021
Funky custom Js and punchy Ps help this low-end maven earn gigs and nail tones from Motown to Miley and all points in between.

Dean Guitars Reissues the Dime Razorback

January 13, 2021
The guitar offers several custom appointments including the unique rust graphic design and Seymour Duncan Dimebucker pickup.

Epiphone Introduces the New Prophecy Collection

January 13, 2021
The new lineup features a modern take on classic Gibson blueprints including the Les Paul, Flying V, SG, and Extura.

Balaguer Guitars Unleashes the Espada Synthwave

January 13, 2021
This is their first foray into the world of graphic guitars with the synthwave decal affixed to the top.