November 2018

What's New

Twang 101: Scotty Anderson’s Double-Stop Sorcery

September 15, 2018
Blazing double-stop licks and a unique picking style are hallmarks of one of today’s most underrated guitar pickers.
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MOD Kits DIY Announces the Erratic Clutch Deluxe Pedal Kit

September 14, 2018
The pedal aims to dish out fuzzy square-wave distortion as well as a monophonic sub-octave square wave using a total of only four transistors.
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Tone Tips: Gig Tips for the Social Media Generation

September 14, 2018
Your blistering solo is amazing, but can you play it standing up, while grooving with a band, and in front of people?
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Seymour Duncan Introduces the Billy Gibbons Red Devil Pickups

September 14, 2018
Sizzling-hot Texas tone for Strat-style single coil guitars—so good you'll think you've died and gone to heaven.
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ZVEX Vibrophase Review

September 14, 2018
ZVEX’s phaser/vibrato retains the rich, immersive modulation tones of its candle-driven design concept predecessor.
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Aguilar Grape Phaser Review

September 13, 2018
Two knobs on a purple box is a ticket to low-end modulation—from slow and sublime to all-out space travel.
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Breedlove Unveils Models for 2019

September 13, 2018
The Oregon-based company shares details on over 10 new models.
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Outlaw Effects Launches the Nomad Pedalboard

September 13, 2018
The board features an integrated rechargeable lithium-ion battery with 12800mAh power capacity.
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Last Call: Maybe This Gig Is Not for You

September 13, 2018
A takeaway from the saga of Stevie Ray Vaughan and David Bowie.
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Rig Rundown: Widespread Panic

September 12, 2018
A chilled-out look at the road rigs of guitarists Jimmy Herring and John “JB” Bell, and bassist Dave Schools—32 years after the legendary jam band’s first gig in Athens, Georgia.
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Korg Launches the Rimpitch C2 Tuner and MA-2 Metronome

September 12, 2018
The C2 has been designed specifically for the acoustic guitar, fitting perfectly in the instrument’s sound hole.
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RMI Basswitch Enhanced Overdrive Review

September 12, 2018
A bass OD that shows the combo of German engineering, top-quality parts, and modern design isn’t only for luxury cars.
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Damnation Audio Releases the Ugly Twin Boosted Octave Fuzz

September 11, 2018
A three-in-one fuzz pedal inspired by a thick wall of amps which combines essential devices for all your loud and heavy needs.
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Milkman Sound The Amp Review

September 11, 2018
This handwired hybrid amp is a powerhouse in a pedal enclosure.
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Dusky Electronics Announces the Hypatia

September 11, 2018
A distortion pedal that aims to cop tones that go from ragged crunch to blown out, bludgeoning fuzz.
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Jol Dantzig's Esoterica Electrica: Simple Times, Simple Gear

September 11, 2018
Today’s vast array of amps, guitars, and effects is a good thing, but so is learning to play without a net.
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Electro-Harmonix Oceans 11 Review

September 10, 2018
Reverb’s depths made accessible in a small and super-economical package.
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One Control Launches the Jubilee Red Amp-in-a-Box

September 10, 2018
A modern high-gain distortion pedal with tonal roots descending from the legendary Silver Jubilee series.
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ISP Technologies Announces the Deci-Mate

September 10, 2018
The first micro-pedal to offer the company’s unique noise reduction system.
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OD Guitars Unveils the Minerva

September 10, 2018
A headless design aimed at the progressive-metal set.
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