January 2019

Gear

Kinman Pickups Introduces Six New Gen-2 Zero-Hum S-Style Pickups

November 27, 2018
The Gen-2 S-style pickups can be used as direct replacements for most guitars with Strat-type pickups.
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Carr Telstar Review

November 27, 2018
A thrilling Fender/Vox hybrid.
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MXR EVH 5150 Chorus Review

November 26, 2018
Eddie’s chorus pedal is full of idiosyncrasies and interesting tonal surprises.
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Seymour Duncan Unveils Slash Signature Pickup Covers

November 26, 2018
The new covers come in nickel, raw nickel, black nickel, and gold finishes.
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Acoustic Releases the B300C and B600C Bass Combos

November 26, 2018
The B300C delivers 300 watts to a 15-inch ferrite speaker.
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Lawrence Petross Design Unveils the Sixty 8 Drive Deluxe

November 26, 2018
An all-analog overdrive pedal designed for to cop a classic plexi tone.
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Gervana Introduces the Ji Si Distortion Pedal

November 26, 2018
The pedal features two distortion modes, modern and vintage, both modeled after a traditional British gain structure.
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: King Mother-of-Pearl

November 26, 2018
A classic-shaped 6-string catch of the day.
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Reader Guitar of the Month: TW Special

November 23, 2018
After finding a collection of 80-year-old tools in his mother’s garage, a Swedish guitarist built an instrument that connects him to his grandfather.
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Dimed & Dangerous: So Many Tubes, So Little Time

November 23, 2018
Thinking about a tube swap? Here are four factors to consider.
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Quick Hit: Boss TU-03

November 22, 2018
A sleek clip-on tuner that will tune up more than just your instrument.
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EMMA Electronic Releases the ND-1 Navigator Hybrid Delay Pedal

November 21, 2018
The pedal aims to offer practical, usable delay functions in a unique configuration that can generate classic delay tones as well as many unique new sounds.
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Rig Rundown: Marilyn Manson

November 21, 2018
Sure, collectible gear can be important to rock stars, but for this mayhem-filled gig, Paul Wiley and Juan Alderete opt for loudness and durability.
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Ground Control Audio Unveils the Tsukuyomi Midrange Booster

November 21, 2018
The pedal was designed with a particular attention to tone preservation and carefully chosen boost frequencies.
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Magnetic Effects Releases the Lonely Robot and Black Moon

November 21, 2018
Two pedals that are inspired by bona fide classics.
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Vintage Vault: 1961 Martin F-55

November 21, 2018
A rare electric that’s just finding its place on the collectability scale.
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MOD Kits DIY Releases the Tone Attack

November 20, 2018
An active tone stack kit that allows you to shape your sound.
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The Year in Gear 2018

November 20, 2018
Step inside Premier Guitar’s magical, miraculous time machine and revisit the gear that stood head and shoulders above the rest as Premier Gear Award winners in 2018.
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Abasi Guitars Unveils the Pathos

November 20, 2018
A versatile overdrive designed in conjunction with Brian Wampler.
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Fender Releases Albert Hammond Jr. Stratocaster

November 20, 2018
The model is a reproduction of Hammond Jr.’s prized 1985 reissue of a ‘72 Strat.
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