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Five Upscale Ambient Reverb Voices, One Very Entry-Level Price

Five Upscale Ambient Reverb Voices, One Very Entry-Level Price

February 11, 2020
This Spin FV-1-driven stomp from Italy delivers expansive sounds for just over a Benjamin. The PG Foxgear Rainbow review.
Fender Tone Master Deluxe Reverb: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Fender Tone Master Deluxe Reverb: The Premier Guitar Review

February 7, 2020
A DSP-driven blackface Deluxe that dares players to differentiate between tube and digital.
PRS SE Hollowbody Standard: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

PRS SE Hollowbody Standard: The Premier Guitar Review

February 6, 2020
The modern classic excels in its more accessibly priced guise.
Electro-Harmonix Ram’s Head Big Muff: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Electro-Harmonix Ram’s Head Big Muff: The Premier Guitar Review

February 3, 2020
Matthews and company chase the sound of the most coveted vintage Big Muff and come dang close to hitting the mark—and for less than 100 bucks.
Blackstar Silverline Standard: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Blackstar Silverline Standard: The Premier Guitar Review

December 27, 2019
This fun, budget-friendly modeling amp aims for the sky with solid attempts at mimicking the response of EL84, 6V6, EL34, 6L6, KT66, and KT88 power sections.
Ernie Ball Music Man Mariposa: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Ernie Ball Music Man Mariposa: The Premier Guitar Review

December 25, 2019
The signature solidbody for Omar Rodríguez-López (At the Drive-In, the Mars Volta) screams and plays as smooth as cream.
Meris Hedra Review

Meris Hedra Review

December 20, 2019
A trippy, triple-headed pitch shifter.
Quick Hit: MXR Clone Looper Review

Quick Hit: MXR Clone Looper Review

November 27, 2019
Looping made stupidly simple ... and a lot more fun.
Fender Vintera ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s Custom Telecasters Review

Fender Vintera ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s Custom Telecasters Review

November 25, 2019
Explore the surprisingly profound differences between these foundational fixtures of Fender’s sprawling new Vintera Series.
Peavey Invective.MH Review

Peavey Invective.MH Review

November 6, 2019
Misha Mansoor’s own mini head is as savage as you want it to be, with a less rowdy side that surprises.
Boss DD-200 Digital Delay Review

Boss DD-200 Digital Delay Review

October 25, 2019
Boss strikes a smart compromise between digital options, compact design, and operational simplicity.
Mojotone BlackOut Review

Mojotone BlackOut Review

October 17, 2019
A killer handwired tweed-style amp for under a grand.
Harmony Silhouette Review

Harmony Silhouette Review

October 15, 2019
High-quality construction and versatile mini-humbuckers help a pawnshop fixture evolve into a mid-price top-performer.
Supro Silverwood Review

Supro Silverwood Review

October 3, 2019
Hey, 1960 called. They want their guitar back.
Aclam Dr. Robert Review

Aclam Dr. Robert Review

September 11, 2019
Turn off your mind, relax, and float the treble stream!
MXR Carbon Copy Mini Review

MXR Carbon Copy Mini Review

September 10, 2019
MXR cuts the Carbon Copy down to size—and it’s every bit as excellent as the original.
Electro-Harmonix Attack Decay Review

Electro-Harmonix Attack Decay Review

September 7, 2019
A revamped classic filter with modern versatility.
Fender Jimmy Page Mirror Telecaster Review

Fender Jimmy Page Mirror Telecaster Review

September 3, 2019
Pagey’s Yardbirds- and Led Zeppelin-era axe is a fountain of endless inspiration.
Mad Professor Double Moon Review

Mad Professor Double Moon Review

August 31, 2019
Eleven modulation modes in a small, simple, great-sounding package.
EarthQuaker Devices Plumes Review

EarthQuaker Devices Plumes Review

August 29, 2019
The company takes the TS beyond simple screaming.