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Walrus Audio Lillian Review

Walrus Audio Lillian Review

May 23, 2019
Wide-ranging, multi-stage phaser enables access to subdued phase zones.
Fender American Performer Precision Review

Fender American Performer Precision Review

May 17, 2019
The venerable P’s latest incarnation brings some modern tweaks, but retains the versatility this classic is known for.
Daredevil Bootleg Dirty Delay Review

Daredevil Bootleg Dirty Delay Review

May 15, 2019
Filthy delays—when regular analog dirt just won’t do.
Abasi Concepts Pathos Review

Abasi Concepts Pathos Review

May 14, 2019
An uncommonly articulate and detailed high-gain machine.
Keeley Synth-1 Review

Keeley Synth-1 Review

May 13, 2019
Glitches galore from this stripped-down mini-synth.
Mesa/Boogie California Tweed Review

Mesa/Boogie California Tweed Review

May 2, 2019
A spectacular new spin on a 1950s formula.
Reverend Triad Bass Review

Reverend Triad Bass Review

April 21, 2019
Joe Naylor's latest 4-string is a triple-pickup champion of versatility, playability, and lookin’ good.
Orange TremLord 30 Review

Orange TremLord 30 Review

April 5, 2019
Transatlantic tones and tremolo mark a deviation from Orange tradition.
Strymon Volante Review

Strymon Volante Review

April 2, 2019
The Milanese monster of magnetic echo returns in DSP form.
Aguilar Tone Hammer 700 Review

Aguilar Tone Hammer 700 Review

March 20, 2019
This svelte class-D powerhouse churns out 700 watts, yet keeps it light and tight at less than five pounds.
Schecter SLS Elite-4 Review

Schecter SLS Elite-4 Review

March 15, 2019
A lightning-fast neck and a solid electronics package grace this 4-string with a boutique vibe.
Source Audio True Spring Review

Source Audio True Spring Review

March 12, 2019
The digital gurus’ super-authentic spring reverb emulation offers plug-and-play simplicity and deep-diving customizability.
Fender American Performer Telecaster Hum Review

Fender American Performer Telecaster Hum Review

March 1, 2019
Fender tweaks the traditional Tele template to accommodate contemporary tastes.
Electro-Harmonix Grand Canyon Review

Electro-Harmonix Grand Canyon Review

February 27, 2019
The Grand Canyon’s core sound quality is excellent. Echoes are smooth and detailed, devoid of graininess or harsh resonance.
Peavey Max 150 Review

Peavey Max 150 Review

February 22, 2019
A familiar combo gets a refresh as a stealthy-looking, feature-packed machine.
Damnation Audio Ugly Twin Review

Damnation Audio Ugly Twin Review

February 11, 2019
Three cascaded distortion effects in a single box.
Trickfish Trilobite Review

Trickfish Trilobite Review

February 8, 2019
The name may suggest something aquatic, but there’s nothing watered down about this DI.
Third Man + Mantic Flex Review

Third Man + Mantic Flex Review

February 4, 2019
Jack White’s fave phase-locked loop machine is a ticket to fuzzy fatness and synthy chaos.
Heritage H-137SC Review

Heritage H-137SC Review

January 30, 2019
Two P-90s, four dials, and a slab of single-cutaway mahogany that are a ticket to rock ’n’ roll happiness.
Dusky Hypatia Review

Dusky Hypatia Review

January 17, 2019
Rowdy and refined distortion tones come naturally to Dusky’s newest stompbox.