Read the September Issue online now

What's New

Joe Gore’s Subversive Guitarist: The Great Guitar Intro Fake-Out

August 24, 2019
Shifting parts in time can solve countless musical problems.

Metaldozer Machine Works Introduces the Mod Stand

August 23, 2019
It brings the microphone to a more comfortable position by affixing the mic stand directly to a pedalboard, eliminating the need for traditional mic stand bases.

Wizard of Odd: Mid-’60s Astrotone

August 23, 2019
Blasting off with a difficult-to-find, but very cool MIJ guitar from the violin world.

Trey Anastasio Unveils New Song “Sunset Days”

August 23, 2019
The acoustic song is taken from the final scene of his acclaimed new feature-length documentary, Between Me and My Mind.

Jim James and Composer Teddy Abrams Announce 'The Order of Nature'

August 23, 2019
The collaboration puts them alongside the Louisville Orchestra to bring to life unreleased new songs from James, as well as re-imaginings from his solo catalog, the album will be released October 18.

Ozzy Osbourne Releases Definitive Vinyl Box Set 'See You On The Other Side'

August 23, 2019
The package will include 16 albums (totaling 173 songs), 10 posters, 12 augmented-reality experiences, and an individually-numbered vellum certificate of authenticity personally autographed by the Prince of Darkness.

Quick Hit: Farm Bucket of Nails Review

August 23, 2019
An outwardly understated germanium boost conceals monstrous overdrive and treble-boost tones within.

Live at Grimey's: Holy Mountain Top Removers

August 22, 2019
Blues-bastardized avant-surf with Les Paul-tortured reverb, undulating electric piano, and wailing trombone? Yes, please!

EarthQuaker Devices and Sunn O))) Team Up for the Life Pedal

August 22, 2019
Analog octave blending, Hand-picked components, and three clipping options are some of the features of this saturation monster.

Alter Bridge Releases "Take the Crown"

August 22, 2019
A crushing, anthemic jam from their forthcoming album, Walk the Sky, which comes out on October 18th.

IK Multimedia Unveils Amplitube Brian May

August 22, 2019
The plugin offers up to 11 new models including 2 amps, 3 cabinets, and up to 6 stompbox effects.

Emma Electronic Navigator Review

August 22, 2019
A double delay opens up oodles of texture possibilities.

Rig Rundown: Third Eye Blind [2019]

August 21, 2019
Irishman Kryz Reid details additions to his Star Wars family of guitars and why he went from vintage to digital, while Stephan Jenkins’ tech explains why price tags don't matter.

Morley Introduces the Updated 20/20 Pedal Line

August 21, 2019
The line will include 10 pedals that will be released over the following months and debuting first are the Bad Horsie Wah, Power Wah, and Power Wah Volume pedals.

Listen to the September 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

August 21, 2019
This month's tracks include new jams from the Artistocrats, J.R. Bohannon, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, the Yawpers, and more!

Fuzzrocious Knob Jawn Review

August 21, 2019
Analog and digital octave effects meld, creating unique and complex octave tones.

PRS Guitars Unveils the Pre-Factory Santana I Limited Edition

August 20, 2019
Made in thirty days’ time and delivered in November of 1980, the original instrument was only Smith’s third maple-top guitar.

Listen to Kim Gordon's "Sketch Artist"

August 20, 2019
The track appears on her forthcoming solo album, No Home Record, which comes out on October 11th.

Album Spotlight: The Allman Brothers Band: ‘Fillmore West ’71’

August 20, 2019
A pre-Fillmore East set that captures the original band’s improvisational live high-wire act.

Fender Releases the Phil Lynott Precision Bass

August 20, 2019
Master Builder John Cruz has painstakingly recreated this bass in precise detail with an ash body, custom pickguard, and a hand-wound ’78 P Bass split-coil pickup.