Gear

Name: Cary Cummings

Location: Seattle, Washington
Guitar: Olde Skully

As we approach Halloween, the power of the skull only increases! A Seattle guitarist makes a guitar for his everyday macabre needs.

“It is not my intention to be fulsome, but I confess that I covet your skull.”
—Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Hound of the Baskervilles

Greetings to all my fellow guitar brethren! My name is Cary and I’m a guitar addict. I was bitten and smitten with the “guitar bug” as a kid, and the fascination has remained constant, even getting stronger over time.

Read MoreShow less

A session man’s take on the sound of a great tube amp—without the glowing glass.

Wickedly great EQ controls. A very musical range of overdrive tones.

Tight control can be a bit too subtle.

$269

5
4.5
4.5
4.5


Read MoreShow less

A brief history of Fender’s heavyweight champ amp—plus, how to make it float like a butterfly and sting like a bee.

“If an alien came to earth and wanted to hear an American guitar sound, I’d play him my Twin with a set of Jensens.”

I found this statement many years ago and it summarizes my feelings about the Twin Reverb, the flagship of Fender amps. So, let me share my insights about the biggest brother in the Fender family and discuss speakers, tube swaps, and how to unlock its secrets. My goal is to turn you all into educated fans of this legendary amp that has somewhat lost its place in the modern world. But first, a few facts.

Read MoreShow less

Check out the ALL-NEW PRS Pedals and more in this edition of our Stompbox Gear Finds!

Read MoreShow less
x