November 2018

What's New

Stompboxtober 2018 Day #23: Two Notes Audio Engineering

October 23, 2018
You could win a Two Notes Audio Le Crunch!

Nutter Astro Captain Review

October 23, 2018
Cheap-chic retro meets modern playability.

Tools for the Task: Recording Interfaces

October 22, 2018
If a song or riff idea was played but forgotten, since it wasn’t recorded, did it really happen?

First Look: Tone King Sky King

October 22, 2018
John Bohlinger challenges this 6L6-powered combo with P-90s, single-coils, and humbuckers to see what luscious tones are lurking in this beaut.

Glou-Glou FX Releases the Pralines

October 22, 2018
The pedal features four independently controlled band-pass filters in parallel.

Mesa/Boogie Fillmore 50 Review

October 22, 2018
Tweed Fender-style tones form the foundation of a flexible clean-to-mean Boogie beast.

Wizard of Odd: Surf’s Up! The Story Behind Late-’60s 700-Series Kents

October 21, 2018
What do you get when ’60s California car and beach culture collide with a young Japanese guitar designer?

Acoustic Soundboard: The Name Game

October 19, 2018
Which component has the greatest impact on an instrument’s sound? Consider the soundboard first.

Cleartone Launches Redesigned Coated Strings

October 19, 2018
The new strings aim to offer increased volume, sustain, and longevity.

STL Tones Unveils the Howard Benson Guitar Plug-In Suite

October 19, 2018
The suite dedicates all of its power to the five classic amps that form the core of Benson’s collection, as well as the production duo’s personal array of cabs, mics and speakers.

Catalinbread Introduces the NiCompressor

October 19, 2018
The new pedal was inspired by the legendary Loco Box "The Choker" Compressor.

Quick Hit: SviSound RetroZoid Germanium Fuzz

October 19, 2018
From Bulgaria with love, this tiny wonder puts convincing Bender, Muff, and Fuzzrite tones in a single, pedalboard-liberating package.

Tom Morello’s 'The Atlas Underground'

October 18, 2018
The Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave guitarist continues to redefine the role and sound of the 6-string with his new EDM-heavy album and his boundless imagination.

Triad Custom Guitars Introduces the Nemesis Humbucker

October 18, 2018
Each pickup features in-house CNC machined wood bobbins, Alnico V magnets, and are voiced for a medium-to-high-gain rock/metal tone.

MXR Announces 10th Anniversary Carbon Copy Analog Delay

October 18, 2018
The limited-edition model features a lightweight aluminum housing with a metallic silver finish.

ZT Lee Ranaldo Club Review

October 18, 2018
Small, light, and super-powerful, this solid-state amp is a blank slate that brims with character.

Rig Rundown: Shakey Graves

October 17, 2018
The Austin singer-songwriter generates a retro-hip vibe with ’60s-style guitars, small-but-mighty amps, and a pair of pedalboards.

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!