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Riffs: Martin, Fretting Workshop, Modded Sneakers

June 3, 2008
Martin Profile from the AP Here''s a lengthy AP profile of Martin Guitars. We''ve recently returned from Martin''s factory and museum, and are readying the footage for your viewing,
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Riffs: George Martin and Jeff Beck, Secrets of Guitar Heroes, Lucky Guitars

June 2, 2008
George Martin on Jeff Beck from Gibson Gibson recently posted an interview with George Martin from 1978 talking about recording Jeff Beck''s Blow by Blow. Sweet! Rolling Stone''s Secrets
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Bo Diddley Passes Away at 79

June 2, 2008
Rock and blues pioneer passes away in Archer, FL., after months of battling ill health.
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Fender Acquires Groove Tubes LLC

June 2, 2008
Fender Musical Instruments Corp. attains certain assets and rights of Groove Tube LLC.
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Psychedelic Artist Passes Away

June 2, 2008
Alton Kelley, psychedelic-era artist, died peacefully Sunday at his home in Petaluma, CA.
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Quick Highlights from Sweetwater's GearFest

May 31, 2008
We just got done with GearFest, and all we got was this lousy Pro Tools HD Core system.
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Riffs: First Album, 100 Greatest Guitar Songs, Def Leppard-Sex Pistols Collaboration

May 31, 2008
First Album from MacWorld Some dude is writing about the recording process as he feels his way through his first album. He''s putting video clips up and offering an
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For Singing Guitarists: TC Helicon's Harmony G

May 29, 2008
TC Helicon introduces a pedal for guitarists to their VoiceTone line.
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Randall Introduces New Bass Series Amps

May 29, 2008
Randall''s new bass amp and cab series features three heads and four cabs.
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Ampeg Introduces New BassAmp Combos

May 29, 2008
Ampeg rolls out four new combos in its BassAmp Series.
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Riffs: Clapton Concert Reviews, Four-Part Guitar Playing, Sambora and Beckham

May 28, 2008
Clapton in Toronto from multiple reviewers Eric Clapton played the fifth stop on his world tour in Toronto last night. By all accounts, the only drawback was the freezing
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Godin Shipping Summit CT

May 27, 2008
Unveiled at Winter NAMM, the Godin Summit CT is now available.
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A Legend and Vox Look to Clear Mines

May 27, 2008
Paul McCartney and Vox combine their efforts to help communities unearth undetonated mines.
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Riffs: DIY Guitar Makeover, Honors for Les Paul, Vintage Market

May 27, 2008
Axe Renewal from Instructables We understand that not everyone is into the relic''ing projects we''ve been touting, so here''s the opposite: make your old guitar look new. This is
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Riffs: Honeymoon Suite Gig, Songwriters, Guitar Playing Robots

May 26, 2008
Wanted: Punk Guitarist from myspace.com Into the modern pop punk thing? Live in or near Manchester, UK? Either way, it''s always interesting to read want ads for guitar gigs.
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Summer NAMM Preview: New Pedals from Gig-fx

May 25, 2008
Gig-fx announces the second generation of their Megawah and Chopper effects
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Riffs: Operation: Music Aid, Hagar-Satriani Supergroup, STP Reunion Dissected

May 25, 2008
Operation: Music Aid''s 1000th Guitar from courant.com Here''s a story about an American flag-themed guitar being presented to a soldier who had his ankles wrecked by a mortar round
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sE Electronics and Rupert Neve Designs Join Forces

May 24, 2008
sE and Neve are collaborating for Rupert Neve signature series mics.
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Summer NAMM Preview: New Guitars from Ibanez, Tregan

May 23, 2008
Rumors of an Ibanez reissue, plus a Ronny North Signature Guitar from Tregan
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Washburn Releases Scott Ian Signature Models

May 23, 2008
Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian''s new Washburn models, the WV540VASI and WV40VASI.
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