November 2018

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Gallery: Riot Fest 2018

Gallery: Riot Fest 2018

September 28, 2018
We cherry-picked the essential guitar-centric happenings from Chicago’s three-day celebration, including performances from Johnny Marr, Elvis Costello, Incubus, Weezer, Bad Religion, Jesus Lizard, and more!
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 3

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 3

June 30, 2018
We wrap up our Summer NAMM coverage with some new tone toys from Chellee, 3rd Power, Mythos, and more!
Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 2

Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 2

June 29, 2018
Watch the editors discuss their fave gear from Electro-Harmonix, Greer, Reverend, Old Blood Noise Endeavors, and more!
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 2

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 2

June 29, 2018
The second day of Summer NAMM was filled with new gear from Peavey, Cusack Music, Yamaha, Devilcat, and more!
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 1

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 1

June 28, 2018
Check out the latest gear from Vox, Gretsch, Dunlop, Trickfish, and more!
Tonal Tinker Toys: Reader Pedalboards 2018

Tonal Tinker Toys: Reader Pedalboards 2018

February 23, 2018
When it comes to pedal puzzles and putting together your dream sound rig, there’s no right way—just your way. Check out these boards from your fellow readers, and be inspired!
Pro Pedalboards 2018

Pro Pedalboards 2018

February 6, 2018
Ten of the most intriguing stomp stations from our last year of Rig Rundowns, including Warpaint, Mr. Big, J Mascis, the Fall of Troy, Eric Gales, Silversun Pickups' Nikki Monninger, and Primus' Larry LaLonde.
GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 4

GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 4

January 28, 2018
Check out the final day's roundup of gear, including the newest stuff from Abasi Guitars, Blackstar, Two-Rock, J. Rockett Audio, Kauer Guitars, and more.
GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 3

GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 3

January 27, 2018
The third day of NAMM was full of tone toys from Boss, Marshall, Vola, Marshall, Diamond Pedals, and more.
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.
GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 1

GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 1

January 25, 2018
Check out the latest gear from Koll, Rickenbacker, Reverend, Chase Bliss Audio, and more!
GALLERY: Riot Fest 2017

GALLERY: Riot Fest 2017

September 29, 2017
Check out the instruments used by members of Queens of the Stone Age, Jawbreaker, Bad Brains, Prophets of Rage, New Order, Built to Spill, and others who rocked the Chicago fest.
Gallery: Lollaplooza 2017

Gallery: Lollaplooza 2017

August 29, 2017
The four-day festival takes over Chicago’s lakefront park and turns up the volume thanks to Ryan Adams, Arcade Fire, Muse, Ron Gallo, Warpaint, Cage the Elephant, and others.
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 3

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 3

July 15, 2017
Take a look at the brand-new stomps, axes, and gizmos, including new stuff from Analog Outfitters, Hungry Robot, Modulus, and Blackstar.
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 2

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 2

July 14, 2017
Dig into the hottest gear from the floor, including new stuff from Fender, Ovation, Yellowcake, Adventure Audio, and Todd Sharp.
GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 1

GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2017 Day 1

July 13, 2017
Dig into the details of new gear from Martin, ValveTrain, Big Ear N.Y.C, Prestige, and more!
Gallery: Bonnaroo 2017—U2’s Epic First U.S. Festival Headline Performance

Gallery: Bonnaroo 2017—U2’s Epic First U.S. Festival Headline Performance

June 22, 2017
The Edge’s guitar playing blew our brains out. Besides that, here’s a glimpse of who played what on the farm, including Red Hot Chili Peppers, Royal Blood, Kaleo, Umphrey’s McGee, and others in between.
Gallery: Shaky Knees 2017

Gallery: Shaky Knees 2017

May 26, 2017
PG dives into gear details with Phoenix, Warpaint, Third Eye Blind, Moon Taxi, the Shins, and others playing the massive Atlanta festival.
All-Star Pedalboards 2017

All-Star Pedalboards 2017

February 14, 2017
From classic-rock simplicity to indie-tweaker’s delight: Premier Guitar chronicles the most noteworthy stomp stations from last year’s Rig Rundowns.
Connect the Pots: Reader Pedalboards 2017

Connect the Pots: Reader Pedalboards 2017

February 3, 2017
Options are virtually limitless when it comes to effects. PG readers show us their way to wire up and fire up a pedalboard.