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Source Audio Unveils the C4 Synth Pedal

July 17, 2019
A four-voiced synthesizer pedal for guitar and bass with all the sound creation tools of a classic Eurorack.
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Gretsch Announces the Steve Wariner Signature Nashville Gentleman

July 17, 2019
Features include TV Jones pickups, push/pull pot for coil splitting, and a Bigsby B6GP String-Thru tailpiece.
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D'Addario Launches XT Line of Strings

July 17, 2019
The strings combine high carbon steel cores and our the company's most popular alloys with an extended lifespan treatment on every string in the set.
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Rig Rundown: Cherry Glazerr

July 17, 2019
Grunge songstress Clementine Creevy hits us with the barrage of drives she uses for her band's lo-fi garage sound.
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Balthazar Audio Unveils the Film Noir 18

July 17, 2019
A British-flavored combo packed with EL84 tubes.
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Dwarfcraft Devices Reissues the SheFuzz

July 17, 2019
This run will be limited to 50 pieces with a portion of the proceeds going to fund women's health charities.
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Kemper Releases Free Profiler OS 6.0 Upgrade

July 16, 2019
The update includes a pair of studio-grade ambient reverbs.
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Blackstar Amplification Launches the amPlug 2 FLY

July 16, 2019
The guitar version has three channels and includes Blackstar’s patented ISF tone control, plus chorus, delay, and reverb effects.
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Quick Hit: Laney Mini-Bass-NX Review

July 15, 2019
What’s smaller than a half-loaf of bread, runs on batteries, and just may inspire you to practice more?
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Walrus Audio Unveils the Kangra Filter Fuzz

July 15, 2019
Designed alongside SNL guitarist Jared Scharff, the pedal takes inspiration from the classic Kay Fuzz Tone.
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First Look: Mad Professor Double Moon

July 15, 2019
With 11 different modulation sounds under its hood, the Finnish tone-chaser's newest box bridges classic faux Leslie and spacey swoosh sounds to the wobbly weirdness needed for the 21st-century guitarist.
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Audient Sono Review

July 14, 2019
A recording interface packed with guitar-friendly features.
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Tools for the Task: Coiled Cables

July 12, 2019
Ten leads primed to handle the bridge between your guitar and what you’re plugging into—with a twist.
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Retro-Sonic Unveils New Flanger

July 12, 2019
An analog recreation of a classic '70s flanger.
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Farm Pedals Introduces the Fly Agaric Phaser

July 12, 2019
A vintage-style, four-stage phaser with two independent LFOs.
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Fender ’62 Princeton Chris Stapleton Edition Review

July 12, 2019
A bigger speaker and a leap back to handwired brownface circuitry make Chris Stapleton’s signature Princeton a sparkling, sophisticated, and bellowing bruiser.
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Solid-State Smackdown: Six Vintage Transistor Amps

July 11, 2019
Silicon sluggers with brains and brawn for stage and studio.
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Boss Introduces the SY-1 Synth and RC-10R Rhythm Loop Station

July 11, 2019
Equipped with a polyphonic engine, the SY-1 delivers 121 ultra-responsive synth sounds.
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Reader Guitar of the Month: The Headless Minimalist

July 11, 2019
A Steinberger fan builds guitars out of unlikely materials, including nylon fishing line wrapped around the neck for frets.
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Rig Rundown: Joanne Shaw Taylor

July 10, 2019
The British blues player’s simple-but-brawny tool kit for tough tones.
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