February 2020

Strings

GHS Strings Introduces BEAD Tuned Bass Boomers

June 1, 2017
The strings are designed for players looking for the added range of a low B string on a 4-string bass.
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GHS Updates Short-Scale Bass Strings

May 3, 2017
The updated bass strings are designed to work with short-scale bass guitars where a little extra length is required.
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D’Angelico Guitars Partners with D’Addario to Release Electrozinc Strings

February 16, 2017
Electrozinc marks the return of the partnership between two legendary brands.
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Elixir Strings Unveils Optiweb Technology

January 26, 2017
A new, innovative lightweight coating that sounds indistinguishable from uncoated strings.
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Ernie Ball Announces Paradigm Strings

January 22, 2017
Paradigm strings maintain familiar Slinky tone while offering exceptional break-resistance and durability that's backed by a guarantee to not break or rust within 90 days of purchase.
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Dean Markley Unveils Blackhawk Coated Guitar Strings

October 31, 2016
The wound strings on the electric sets have a hexagonal core made of high-carbon steel.
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DR Strings Introduces Veritas Series

October 21, 2016
Veritas strings will be offered in both standard and hybrid gauges.
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Tools for the Task: Coated Strings

May 27, 2016
Not a fan of changing strings? Swap in a set that can offer longer life.
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GHS Unveils Limited-Edition Infinity Steels Bass Strings

March 28, 2016
The E and B strings have been made with tapered ends to produce a totally new sound.
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ThroBak Introduces Colin Cripps Signature Strings

March 18, 2016
The strings are wound to Colin Cripps’ own specs and include an unwound 3rd string.
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Bass Bench: Cold Facts About Strings

March 11, 2016
Can ultra-low temperatures benefit your instrument’s tone?
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D'Addario Announces Nickel Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings

March 4, 2016
The strings feature NY Steel cores and are designed to improve tuning stability and resistance to string breaks.
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DR Strings Announces Veritas Strings

February 16, 2016
A new type of Phosphor Bronze acoustic guitar strings with longer life and no surface coating or treatment.
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Morley Releases New Cables and Strings

January 22, 2016
A variety of cable lengths for studio and performance as well as strings for every need.
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The Recording Guitarist: Should You Change Your Electric's Strings Before Tracking?

December 10, 2015
Sometimes—depending on the vibe you’re hunting—new isn’t always best.
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ThroBak Unveils Vintage Choice Balanced Medium Acoustic Guitar Strings

October 19, 2015
Geared for players who want a more balanced feel and a popular choice for DADGAD or standard tuning.
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Throbak Strings Announces Signature Kid Andersen Set

September 23, 2015
Designed for players with an aggressive attack.
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Dean Markley Announces Lita Ford Black Widow Strings

August 17, 2015
The strings are made of nickel-plated steel and are available in her preferred .009-.046 gauges.
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GHS Strings Introduces the Americana Series

July 27, 2015
Specialized guitar strings to create a dedicated range perfect for all the different styles of American roots music.
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Santa Cruz Guitars Introduces Parabolic Tension Strings

July 21, 2015
The strings are designed to put the exact tension on each individual string to create the appropriate download pressure.
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