See the new electric, acoustic, and bass guitars from Musikmesse 2013.

"Gamble Guitars out of Ratingen, Deutschland, brought the Rockfire Flat Top Standard to Musikmesse this year. The two-year-old company offers the classic mahagony-and-maple wood recipe you expect from this style, though they have a little fun with the flowing body lines, spade fretboard and headstock inlays, and simplified master volume and tone knobsяthough the latter do offer push-pull switching for spankier single-coil tones."

Also click here to see our gallery of new amps, effects, and accessories from Musikmesse 2013.

From channeling life experiences through his playing to his gospel influences and learning from right-handed players, Gales digs deep.

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Need an affordable distortion pedal? Look no further.

We live in the golden age of boutique pedals that are loaded with advanced features—many of which were nearly unthinkable a decade or so ago. But there’s something that will always be valuable about a rock-solid dirt box that won’t break your wallet. Here’s a collection of old classics and newly designed stomps that cost less than an average concert ticket.

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Developed with Nashville session ace Shawn Tubbs, this compact dual pedal provides organic, vintage tones, and the innovative "tilt boost."

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