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Fender Launches New Vintera Series

June 25, 2019
The models feature authentic specs from decades past, such as period-correct neck shapes, new pickups with decade-specific tones and a wider breadth of vintage colors.

Yamaha Releases Storia Line of Acoustic Guitars

June 25, 2019
All three new models have FS (Concert) body shapes with mahogany backs and sides, nato necks with walnut fretboards, urea nuts and saddles, and 25" scale lengths.

Vintage Vault: 1961 Fender Stratocaster

June 25, 2019
It was the Jazzmaster’s year in sales, but the Strat stood strong.

Joyo Audio Launches the Bantamp FireBrand

June 25, 2019
A 20-watt lunchbox amp that features Bluetooth connectivity.

Kay Barney Kessel Artist K6700V Review

June 25, 2019
Kessel’s signature Kay returns as a fun, fast-playing rock and jazz machine.

Question and Obsession: Needle Drop

June 24, 2019
Adam “Schmeens” Smirnoff of Lettuce joins us in picking the top records to put on when hosting a party.

Revv Amplification Unveils the G2 Overdrive

June 24, 2019
A pedal-sized version of the green channel from their Generator series.

Quilter Labs Announces the Tone Block 202

June 24, 2019
The amp is the first Block series amplifier to feature an FRFR Voice mode for use with modern modeling systems.

First Look: Wren and Cuff De La Riva

June 24, 2019
With over a million possible combinations, this tweaker's dream promises all the Muff flavors and raunch under the sun.

Riff Rundown: Lost Dog Street Band's "One Shot to Wake"

June 23, 2019
Train-hopping troubadour Benjamin Tod showcases how he spruces up cowboy chords with some deft fingerpicking.

Joe Gore's The Subversive Guitarist: The Devil’s in the Dynamics

June 22, 2019
How close can you get to silence? What happens when you play so hard that you worry about damaging your guitar?

Devin Townsend’s Heavy Empathy

June 21, 2019
On his epic new solo album, the metal-informed fret burner deploys signature gear, a vocal choir, A-listers including Steve Vai and Mike Keneally, and even kittens to create a highly orchestrated score for the chaos of life.

FoxGear Presents the Rainbow Digital Reverb

June 21, 2019
A digital reverb packed with five presets that move from classic to modern shimmer.

Cort Releases the G290 FAT Electric Guitar

June 21, 2019
The latest model features a flamed maple top, CFA-III tremolo, and VTH-77 pickups.

Greer Soma ’63 Review

June 21, 2019
Brownface-style tones are just the beginning for this early-’60s-flavored, Fullerton-inspired preamp.

PRS Guitars Announces New Classic Series Cables and Strings

June 20, 2019
Available configurations include 6” (patch), 5’, 10’, 18’, 25’ lengths along with right-angle plugs and silent ends.

Guitto Launches the Revolver Capo

June 20, 2019
A newly designed capo with an adjustable spring setup.

KHDK Electronics Partners with Skateistan to Create Fuzz Pedal

June 20, 2019
The pedals are housed in one-of-a-kind enclosures made from skateboards used by students in Skateistan’s school.

Dimed & Dangerous: That’s My Sound, Man!

June 20, 2019
In a new band? Here’s how to fit in sonically—and do it in style.

Gibson Announces Custom Shop Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard

June 20, 2019
A collaboration born out of Amato's love of his '59 Reissue and a Les Paul Axcess.