November 2018

Gear

Poerava Announces New Strap Button System and Fitted Straps

October 16, 2018
Offered in two styles: Solid and Hollowbody. Both are designed to fit all instruments which require a strap.
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Positive Grid Releases BIAS FX Mobile Universal for iPhone and iPad

October 16, 2018
The BIAS FX mobile app will come stocked with two free amps and eight effects with 6 factory presets.
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Ananashead Announces the Blend Bass Drive

October 15, 2018
The pedal is based on the DOD250, but modified for bass and allowing more low frequencies with a clean JFET blend circuit.
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Quick Hit: Fender Rumble Studio 40

October 15, 2018
A feature-packed practice amp for low enders, with an impressive network of connections.
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Gervana Pedals Unveils the Xin Wei Chorus and Delay

October 15, 2018
The analog-voiced circuit offers up to 600 ms of delay time.
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First Look: Dunable SplatterBlaster

October 15, 2018
To see what Sacha Dunable's first pedal—a stereo fuzz and distortion co-designed with Damnation Audio—can muster, we throw a Tele Deluxe, P bass, and Greco LP copy at it.
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Tone Tips: Tweak Talk

October 14, 2018
Installing new pickups is, of course, a valid option if you’re not satisfied with a guitar’s tone, but tweaking elsewhere could get you where you want to be and save dollars.
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Alexander Pedals Colour Theory Review

October 12, 2018
Otherworldly synth-sequenced sounds congregate in a brilliantly designed, board-friendly box for the brave.
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Carr Amplifiers Introduces the Telstar Combo

October 12, 2018
The amp design blends the harmonic assertion of EL84s with the deep control of 6L6s.
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Mesa/Boogie and Two Notes Audio Engineering Launch IR Cab Packs

October 12, 2018
The cabinets represented include Mesa’s 1x12 Thiele Front Ported Compact, 1x12 Rect Closed Back, 1x12 Lone Star 23, 2x12 Lone Star, 2x12 Recto Horizontal, 4x12 Recto Traditional Slant and 4x12 Recto OS Standard Slant.
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EMG Introduces Passive Prewired Stratocaster Pickguards

October 12, 2018
The two systems come in both vintage & classic styles and are the newest passive additions to the SRO Series.
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Balthazar Audio Systems Unveils the Film Noir 50

October 11, 2018
A British-style 50-watt combo that aims to capture the psychedelic sounds of the 1960s.
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BC Audio Launches the Bel Air 40 Guitar Amp

October 11, 2018
An all-tube guitar amplifier with a unique set of front-panel controls that let the player reach inside the amp.
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First Look: Marshall Origin 50C

October 11, 2018
Guitarist John Bohlinger uses a '60s Strat, '50s goldtop, and a dual-humbucker Kiesel to hear the various tonal flavors residing in the British rock box.
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Marshall Origin 50C Review

October 11, 2018
A big-toned bargain that’s perfect for pedalboard tone sculptors.
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Lindy Fralin Unveils Line of Hum-Cancelling DynaSonic-Style Pickups

October 10, 2018
The new line is offered in two different varieties: Alnico Rod and P-90.
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Electro-Harmonix Announces the Grand Canyon Delay/Looper

October 10, 2018
The pedal provides up to three seconds of delay time, tap tempo and nine tap divide settings, stereo output, 13 presets, and programmable EXP pedal settings.
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Solar Guitars Introduces the V2.6 Halloween Guitar

October 10, 2018
The guitar features a swamp ash body, 3-piece maple neck, and ebony fretboard with limited-edition red Solar inlay.
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Vintage Vault: 1962 Fender Telecaster Fiesta Red

October 10, 2018
A candy-colored and road-worn Tele with a few rare turns, including an ash body.
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DiMarzio Releases the Richie Kotzen Strat Replacement Pickguard

October 9, 2018
The pickguard has solderless connectors and is based on the electronics in Kotzen's signature Fender Stratocaster.
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