November 2018

What's New

Reverend Guitars Introduces the Todd Evans Signature Squatch Hammer

October 29, 2018
The model is based on Reverend’s original Korina Volcano with a string-thru body, ebony fretboard, and a single high-output Railhammer Anvil humbucker.
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Paradox Effects Terran Review

October 29, 2018
A beastly ’70s amp favored by the stoner-metal set is reincarnated as a brutally effective stompbox.
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Riff Rundown: Tremonti's "Unable to See"

October 28, 2018
The Alter Bridge guitar star breaks down the fingerpicking pattern used on his solo single from Dust.
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Jazz Chords Made Simple

October 27, 2018
Afraid of “complex” jazz chords? Just strip them down.
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Melvin “Wah Wah Watson” Ragin: 1950-2018

October 26, 2018
With his rhythmic skill and creative daring, the inventive guitarist proved that the wah pedal was much more than a gimmick.
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Joe Bonamassa’s Redemption

October 26, 2018
Once, the blues-rock hero was motivated by anger. Now he’s enjoying a Zen-like balance of his 6-string, singing, and songwriting skills.
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Caroline Guitar Company Releases the Hawaiian Pizza

October 26, 2018
The idea for this pedal originally came from a phone call Nashville producer Dave Cobb.
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Mythos Pedals Debuts the Positron Collider Fuzz

October 26, 2018
This limited-edition fuzz box is inspired by props from the 1984 film Ghostbusters.
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Gibson Les Paul Standard Review

October 26, 2018
A not-so-standard Standard offers a multitude of sonic options.
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Listen to John Mayer's New Song “I Guess I Just Feel Like”

October 25, 2018
The folky number was debuted at the iHeartRadio Theater in Los Angeles.
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Reader Guitar of the Month: Fifty Les Porter

October 25, 2018
For his half-century birthday, one of our readers decided to do it up right with a unique custom build.
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Cort Expands GB Series with the GB54P Bass

October 25, 2018
The GB54P has vintage-style features including an alder body, VTB-P pickup, and 9.45” fretboard radius.
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Elrick Unveils the Icon Bass

October 25, 2018
The Gold Series bass has a bolt-on neck construction with a body that features a heel-less design.
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Deep Space Devices Releases the Trigonaut

October 25, 2018
The company explores their experimental side with a combination of overdrive and glitchy effects.
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Dimed & Dangerous: A Day in the Life

October 25, 2018
How our columnist lives the dream of being an amp designer.
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Rig Rundown: Minus the Bear [2018]

October 24, 2018
Before the storied math-rock outfit rides off into the sunset, Jake Snider, bassist Cory Murchy, and looper-extraordinaire Dave Knudson give us one last glimpse at how they build their fascinating, IDM-inspired textures.
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Sonic Youth Releases Live Archival Releases to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of 'Daydream Nation'

October 24, 2018
This content is available in the nugs.net music streaming service as well as in multiple download formats ranging from MP3 to hi-resolution audio, as well as on CD.
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Keeley Electronics Unveils the Eddie Heinzelman Verb o Trem and Verb o Trem Workstation

October 24, 2018
In the Workstation, each effect, reverb and modulation are given their own effects engine.
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On Bass: Mail-Order Low End

October 24, 2018
Traditional recording studios continue to close, but music is still getting written and parts are still being tracked. It’s the same, yet different.
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Gibson Announces New CEO

October 23, 2018
James “JC” Curleigh joins the company as president and chief executive officer.
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