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Soldano Unveils the SLO-30

July 1, 2020
A 30-watt design that aims to capture the tone and feel of the legendary SLO-100.

Rig Rundown: The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die’s Chris Teti

July 1, 2020
The guitarist/producer reveals how an EHX Pitch Fork downsized his touring guitar boat and admits the difficulties of cherry-picking stomps for the band’s spiraling, atmospherically-moody, indie odysseys.

PG Giveaways: Quilter Labs OverDrive 202

July 1, 2020
Enter for your chance to win a Quilter Labs OverDrive 202!

Synergy Introduces the Fryette Deliverance Module

July 1, 2020
An immensely tweakable hi-gain preamp that works with Synergy's plug-and-play ecosystem.

Darkglass Electronics Announces the Element

July 1, 2020
A cab sim and headphone amp wrapped inside a minimalist design.

Wong Notes Episode 5: Rob Harris of Jamiroquai

July 1, 2020
In this episode, Rob shares the secrets that have kept him in demand as a session musician for 20 years, how to "read a room," and what it feels like to step out for a solo in front of a packed stadium.

Bryan Sutton on Session Life in Nashville

July 1, 2020
Ever wonder what it's like being a session ace in the hyper-competitive Nashville studio scene? It's a world Sutton knows intimately, and in this episode he tells us how he became a first-call player and what it takes to pick with the best.

PG Giveaways: Guitar Slip No More

June 30, 2020
You could be one of 6 winners!

Hooked: Baroness' Gina Gleason on Pantera's "Domination"

June 30, 2020
The shredder fires through the Dimebag Darrell solo from Cowboys from Hell that first sunk its teeth into her guitar-playing heart.

Foxgear Presents the XYZ Waves and Jeenie

June 29, 2020
The company's latest offerings include an analog simulator and a robust modulation platform.

Iso Lab: 1966 Fender Deluxe Amp

June 29, 2020
Watch John Bohlinger get busy with his light-but-loud blackface amp that has become a favorite for recording twangy tunes.

Quilter Labs Announces the OverDrive 202

June 29, 2020
A 200-watt head aimed at dirty tones that comes in at a measly three pounds.

Hilbish Design Introduces the Sol-Invictus Preamp Pedal

June 29, 2020
A dual-channel preamp with roots in the classic SUNN Beta Lead and Bass amplifier.

Bryan Sutton on the Art of Bluegrass Rhythm Guitar

June 29, 2020
In this week's first episode, the champion flatpicker (he has won the IBMA Guitar Player of the Year award a staggering 10 times) explains how bluegrass rhythm guitar has developed over the years and describes specific techniques for developing your flatpick rhythm skills. As a bonus, he names a handful of classic albums that are required listening for anyone who loves flattop guitar.

A Thick Body Rick Classic in Perfect Fireglo

June 29, 2020
This 381 from 1970 also features then-new Hi-Gain single-coil pickups.

When Bass Tone Shaping and OD Align

June 28, 2020
Potent overdrive plus solid EQ-ing capabilities equals old-school grit. The PG Tritonlab Equinox review.

Practice Makes Music: Creative Ways to Learn from Your Favorite Artists

June 27, 2020
A guide on how modern R&B and pop could unlock your inner practice addict.

Siren Pedals Introduces Two New Pedals

June 26, 2020
The Eligos and Juneau offer high-gain tones and overdrive, respectively.

Maxon Custom Shop Releases the APEX808 Overdrive

June 26, 2020
A brand-new pedal designed by Tube Screamer creator and former Maxon head engineer Susumu Tamura.

Rig Rundown Best Ofs: Most Iconic Basses

June 26, 2020
Verdine, Flea, Sheehan, Josephine and six other legends show us their favorite earth-rumblers!