April 2019

Articles by Jason Shadrick

NAMM '18 - Takamine LTD 2018 Gifu-Cho Demo

January 26, 2018
Hear a limited-edition acoustic featuring exotic tonewoods—and a fascinatingly painstaking creation process.
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NAMM '18 - Keeley Aria Compressor/Overdrive and Duet Delay/Reverb + Drive Demos

January 26, 2018
Listen to a few multi-effect creations that combine some of Keeley's most popular tones.
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NAMM '18 - Jackson SL4X Soloist Demo

January 26, 2018
Take a listen to the company's only model that sports a triple single-coil setup.
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NAMM '18 - PRS Mark Tremonti MT15 and 2018 S2 Studio Limited-Edition Demos

January 26, 2018
A fire-breathing 15-watt beast and a new S2 model packed with interesting tones.
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NAMM '18 - Taylor V-Class Bracing Demo

January 26, 2018
Andy Powers sits down with PG to discuss his amazing new bracing system and how it changed the way he approaches building acoustic guitars.
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NAMM '18 - Milkman Sound The Amp Demo

January 26, 2018
Tim Marcus shows off his 50-watt wonder that includes reverb, tremolo, and several smartly designed features.
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NAMM '18 - Dunlop | MXR Cry Baby Mini 535Q, Sugar Drive, and Classic 108 Fuzz Mini Demos

January 26, 2018
This year's offerings include a shrunken funk machine, a modified favorite, and a fun take on a mythical beast.
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NAMM '18 - Fender Parallel Universe Demos

January 26, 2018
We take a listen to the company's new limited-edition series full of reimagined classics and wacky mashups.
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NAMM '18 - ESP LTD M-1007MS Demo

January 26, 2018
Take a listen to the company's first 7-string, multi-scale monster, which comes loaded with custom-designed Seymour Duncan pickups.
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NAMM '18 - Daredevil Almighty Bass Demo

January 26, 2018
An entirely original design aimed at bassists who love a gnarly fuzz.
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NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 1

January 25, 2018
The PG editors share their favorite finds from the first day of NAMM.
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Pat Martino: A Beautiful Mind

January 2, 2018
Jazz guitar’s resident shaman pulls back the curtain on his latest album, Formidable, and his complicated—yet inspiring—relationship with his instrument.
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Quick Hit: Epigaze Audio Civic Crown Review

December 21, 2017
This medium-gain stomp combines a powerful EQ section with a fresh interpretation of a classic design.
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Wooly Coats Spanky MkII Review

November 23, 2017
A throwback combo that combines modern volume control with classic vibes.
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Quick Hit: Vertex Effects Steel String Review

October 23, 2017
Does the mythic quest for Dumble-style tones culminate in this boutique box?
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Quick Hit: Arobas Music Guitar Pro 7 Review

October 1, 2017
A feature-packed, guitar-centric notation program that won’t break the bank.
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Greg Koch Livestreams from PG HQ

September 28, 2017
The Gristle King answers your questions, plays some ripping guitar, and shares the secrets of the sit-in.
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Boss MS-3 Review

September 17, 2017
A handy solution that combines pro-level switching with analog flexibility.
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Jon Stickley: Flatpicking Into the Future

September 7, 2017
Armed with a handful of road-tested tunes, a go-for-broke attitude, and a new level of chemistry, newgrass’ most progressive guitarist makes a statement with Maybe Believe.
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SNAMM '17 - Tomkat Violet Muffer, Daydreamer, Ripper & Killer Demos

August 11, 2017
Dig fuzz? Listen to a variety of different takes on classic Muff-style filth from one of Brooklyn’s up-and-coming pedal gurus.
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