Read the September 2018 Issue

Gear

Origin Effects RevivalDRIVE Review

July 26, 2018
This sophisticated “amp in a box” boasts countless cool tones and phenomenal build quality.
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Rig Rundown: Johnny A.

July 25, 2018
Get inside the fuzz-laden setup used by one of guitardom’s most respected instrumentalists during his recent stint with the Yardbirds.
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Ananashead Launches the MARK1 Germanium Fuzz

July 25, 2018
A dual-mode fuzz inspired by the psychedelic tones of the '60s.
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Nutter Guitars Rolls Out the Astro

July 25, 2018
The futuristic model features a unique switching system, Rocket Booster 5 humbuckers, and a 25.5" scale.
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Wizard of Odd: ’60s Tombo 6-String Ukulet

July 25, 2018
What do you get when you cross a ukulele with a transistor radio?
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Quick Hit: Line 6 Powercab 112 Plus

July 24, 2018
A feature-packed powered cab that aims to put some "air" into your digital rig.
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D-Sound Introduces the Orion Fuzz Pedal

July 24, 2018
The Muff-style fuzz offers a six-knob layout that allows you to fine-tune your sound.
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ZVEX Unveils the Germanium Woolly Mammoth

July 24, 2018
An updated version of the company's classic fuzz that aims to offer more uncompressed tones.
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ISP Technologies Introduces the Vector FS8

July 23, 2018
A cabinet that combines a powered guitar cabinet with the Full Spectrum Guitar cabinet/floor monitor.
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First Look: Electro-Harmonix Oceans 11 Reverb

July 23, 2018
Watch John Bohlinger grab his '54 goldtop to go spelunking to investigate the nooks and crannies of this 'verb that goes from classic to (awesomely) bizarre.
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Staff Picks: My First Amp

July 20, 2018
My Morning Jacket’s Jim James joins us to discuss our very first amps, and where they are now.
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SNAMM '18 - AMI Guitars DM-18, GJA-SG200 & GBCE-3-SB Demos

July 20, 2018
The German company's NAMM debut brought out their line of classically inspired acoustics that come in at a rather modest price.
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SNAMM '18 - Yamaha AC4KII Solid Koa Cutaway Acoustic/Electric Demo

July 20, 2018
The Japanese company updates two favorite flattops with Hawaiian tonewoods and new electronics.
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Vintage Vault: 1960s Kay Swingmaster K763

July 20, 2018
A semi-hollow player’s workhorse ready for a second life.
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SNAMM '18 - IK Multimedia iRig Stomp I/O Demo

July 19, 2018
Check out the power lurking inside the USB pedalboard controller that integrates a professional, high-resolution, MFi-certified audio interface with MIDI input/output.
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SNAMM '18 - Galloup Guitars G.9CE Demo

July 19, 2018
The Michigan-based luthier and guitar-building instructor introduces his first acoustic bass with an original bridge design.
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Spaceman Mercury IV Review

July 19, 2018
Spaceman’s magical tone masseuse has a way of making everything sound just plain better.
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SNAMM '18 - Loog Guitars Paul Frank Edition & Mini Amp Demos

July 19, 2018
The brand collaborates with the cartoonist and fashion designer for a fresh-looking, mini 3-string and unveils an even smaller amp.
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SNAMM '18 - Lunastone Dynamic Digital Delay Demo

July 18, 2018
Watch an exclusive first demo of the Danish pedalmakers' first foray into digital delay.
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Korora Audio Releases the Spira Filter Modulation Pedal

July 18, 2018
The company's first pedal incorporates up to 24 parallel resonant bandpass filters to produce an infinitely ascending or descending filter sweep.
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