Read the September 2018 Issue

First Look

First Look: PRS Silver Sky

March 5, 2018
PG's John Bohlinger has a dance with the new 6-string collaboration forged by Paul Reed Smith and John Mayer.
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First Look: Koll Super Cub

February 26, 2018
John Bohlinger gets his mitts on Portland, Oregon, luthier Saul Koll's mix of a mid-’60s Epiphone Coronet and a Gibson Melody Maker SG, complete with Guyatone gold-foil replica pickups by Curtis Novak.
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First Look: Orange Brent Hinds Terror

February 20, 2018
PG's John Bohlinger straps on a hollowbody PRS, a vintage Gibson Les Paul (with P-90s), and a B-bender Tele to prove this metal box can do more than just "Blood and Thunder."
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First Look: JHS Bonsai

February 12, 2018
PG's John Bohlinger grabs his PRS hollowbody, Hahn T-style, and a vintage Les Paul Junior to go back in time with the nine TS-style voicings barking inside this one green box.
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First Look: Greer Tomahawk Deluxe Drive

February 5, 2018
The Lee Brice sideman uses P-90s, single-coils, and humbuckers to prove that this box can go from tweed-style burn to Bassman growl.
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First Look: Walrus Audio Fathom

January 22, 2018
Guitarist John Bohlinger grabs a Gretsch Black Falcon, a vintage Fender Strat, and a Hahn Tele (complete with a B-bender) to take the plunge into four different 'verb caverns.
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First Look: EarthQuaker Devices Westwood

January 10, 2018
PG's John Bohlinger uses five guitars to see what the Ohio outfit's new overdrive has to offer."
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First Look: Dogmatek Arctic Wolf Twin Modulator

December 11, 2017
Watch PG's maestro John Bohlinger get wild and trippy with the versatile tone warper from down under.
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First Look: Dr. Z Amplification Z-PLUS

November 27, 2017
PG's Review Demo specialist John Bohlinger plays a pair of Les Pauls and a T-style to see how good this 6V6-combo co-designed by Joe Walsh truly sounds.
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First Look: JHS Spring Tank Reverb

November 20, 2017
PG's Last Call columnist shows off this new stomp's impressive, subtle-to-spacey range.
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First Look: Fender Ed O'Brien Stratocaster

November 14, 2017
John Bohlinger goes into orbit with the Radiohead axeman's signature guitar.
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First Look: Electro-Harmonix Green Russian Big Muff Pi

November 13, 2017
PG's John Bohlinger gets wild and wooly with Mike Matthews' latest fuzz that got its gnarly start almost four decades ago.
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First Look: G&L Doheny

November 6, 2017
PG's John Bohlinger rocks and rolls with the new bolt-on offset featuring new vintage-voiced single-coils with formvar wiring.
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First Look: SoloDallas TSR4

October 31, 2017
The PG axeman gets acquainted with the new stompbox recreation of the wireless system that boosted and colored AC/DC guitarist Angus Young's tone.
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First Look: TC Electronic Quintessence

October 23, 2017
The PG axeman John Bohlinger shows how this new stomp can take your solo guitar performance into the realm of the Allman Brothers and Thin Lizzy.
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First Look: Wooly Coats Spanky Mk II

October 16, 2017
We fire up tone scientist Jamie Scott's latest 6V6-powered 1x12 with "HybridMaster" volume.
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First Look: Fender '64 Custom Deluxe Reverb

September 25, 2017
John Bohlinger grabs four of his favorite guitars to see how this "new" combo purrs and snarls.
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First Look: Catalinbread Belle Epoch Deluxe

September 11, 2017
The Last Call columnist shows how this new delay can go from tight rockabilly slapback to trippy-hippy pysch-out sounds.
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First Look: Hahn 112

September 4, 2017
The Lee Brice sideman has a go with luthier Chihoe Hahn's latest 6-string that is a fresh take on familiar concepts.
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First Look: Orange Fur Coat Fuzz

August 28, 2017
The guitar guy has a go with the gnarly octave fuzzbox that's loosely based on the old Foxx Tone Machine from the '70s.
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