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NAMM 2018 Gear-Guru Livestream: Fine Lutherie Today

NAMM 2018 Gear-Guru Livestream: Fine Lutherie Today

January 28, 2018
Paul Reed Smith and German builder extraordinaire Nik Huber talk about their decades-long friendship/mentorship, which began 26 years ago when Huber snuck into Smith's gig to show him his first guitar build.
NAMM '18 - PRS Mark Tremonti MT15 and 2018 S2 Studio Limited-Edition Demos

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.
GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 2

GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 2

January 26, 2018
Take a look at highlights from Beetronics, Tokai, Keeley, Mooer, and more.
PRS Introduces the Mark Tremonti Signature MT 15 Amplifier and SE Mark Tremonti Standard

PRS Introduces the Mark Tremonti Signature MT 15 Amplifier and SE Mark Tremonti Standard

January 24, 2018
The MT 15 is a two-channel amp designed around a pair of 6L6 tubes.
PRS Guitars Releases Private Stock Hollowbody II 594 Limited Edition

PRS Guitars Releases Private Stock Hollowbody II 594 Limited Edition

January 23, 2018
The model will be available in four colors: Aqua Violet Smoked Burst, McCarty Glow Smoked Burst, Laguna Glow Smoked Burst, and Platinum Smoked Burst.
PRS Guitars Announces the DW CE 24 “Floyd” and S2 Studio

PRS Guitars Announces the DW CE 24 “Floyd” and S2 Studio

January 17, 2018
The new models include a new signature model with Between the Buried and Me guitarist Dustie Waring and a versatile single/single/humbucker entry to the S2 series.
PRS Introduces the 2018 SE Acoustic Series

PRS Introduces the 2018 SE Acoustic Series

January 10, 2018
The new models feature mahogany, ovangkol, and maple back and side woods paired with solid Sitka spruce tops.
Rig Rundown: Periphery [2017]

Rig Rundown: Periphery [2017]

December 27, 2017
Behind-the-scenes details on the three-headed guitar monster's updated signature axes (and pickups), and their unusual reliance on a blend of 20th- and 21st-century amp technology.
PRS Introduces the Custom 24-08

PRS Introduces the Custom 24-08

November 13, 2017
A marriage of the Custom 24 and PRS 408 models.
PRS Unveils 2018 SE Series

PRS Unveils 2018 SE Series

November 7, 2017
For 2018, there is a striking new finish, extended range tweaks, an artist addition, a refinement of the SE Standard family, and PRS’s flagship guitar is adding a new look and a left-handed version.
Gear of the Year 2017

Gear of the Year 2017

November 7, 2017
Another year, another dazzling parade of pedals, guitars, amps, modelers, and accessories that made our noggins spin.
Axes & Artifacts: Nancy Wilson's 1978 PRS 12-String

Axes & Artifacts: Nancy Wilson's 1978 PRS 12-String

November 3, 2017
Gruhn Guitars' Greg Voros shows us a pristine, one-of-a-kind axe built for Heart's veteran rocker.
Rig Rundown: 311 [2017]

Rig Rundown: 311 [2017]

November 1, 2017
Spend an hour with the funk-punk rockers as they go over all the PRS and Gibson 6-strings, Warwick bass gear, and piles of pedals that stir up their tone.
Rig Rundown: A Day to Remember

Rig Rundown: A Day to Remember

October 25, 2017
The adventurous metalcore crew explains how their guitar idols influenced their traditional-meets-digital setups.
PRS Guitars Releases the S2 Vernon Reid Signature Vela

PRS Guitars Releases the S2 Vernon Reid Signature Vela

August 8, 2017
Vernon took the S2 Vela to another level and loaded it with HFS pickups and a Floyd Rose 1000 Series tremolo.
Rig Rundown: The Doobie Brothers

Rig Rundown: The Doobie Brothers

July 19, 2017
The guitarists from one of classic rock’s most enduring hitmakers walk us through how they combine old-school custom axes with some of the latest technology.
PRS Guitars Introduces McCarty 594 Soapbar Limiteds

PRS Guitars Introduces McCarty 594 Soapbar Limiteds

July 16, 2017
The new models are meticulously spec’d with a 24.594” scale length, Pattern Vintage neck carve, tweaked Phase III locking tuners with modified collars and set screws, and a two-piece zinc bridge.
PRS Guitars Announces the John Mayer Private Stock Super Eagle II

PRS Guitars Announces the John Mayer Private Stock Super Eagle II

June 6, 2017
The collaboration continues with a second version that's limited to 120 pieces.
Minus the Bear: Dave Knudson & Jake Snider's "Stabby" Ear Candy

Minus the Bear: Dave Knudson & Jake Snider's "Stabby" Ear Candy

June 2, 2017
Inspired by new producer Sam Bell (Bloc Party, Wombats), MTB’s guitar duo explores new sounds and techniques on the band’s tap- and loop-heavy new album, VOIDS.
PRS Guitars Announces Availability of 57/08 Pickups

PRS Guitars Announces Availability of 57/08 Pickups

March 23, 2017
Inspired by 1957 humbuckers and introduced in 2008 (hence the name), these proprietary pickups were designed by Paul Reed Smith and are made with vintage-style wire.