November 19, 2019
The dichotomy of artistic freedom and selling out, and the difference between making a living and making a life.
November 18, 2019
Tone suck or lifesaver? Here’s how to decide if you can bear the cost—both economic and sonic—of this fancy technology.
November 7, 2019
Yes, their shtick/supposed beliefs are silly, but the Norwegian black metal vets are some of the most legit song crafters in heavy music.
November 5, 2019
The literal ins and outs of getting the right amp at the right price.
November 4, 2019
Feeling good about your setup always means feeling better about your guitar.
October 22, 2019
When experimenting, keep your endgame in mind.
October 21, 2019
Inspired while on the road? These devices can help.
October 17, 2019
Early on, Eddie discovered Variacs allowed him to adjust the electrical voltage output to his amps. Here’s a way to do it if you’re on a budget.
October 9, 2019
CAUTION: 24/7-guitar-nerd mentality can spectacularly backfire.
October 7, 2019
Recharging your creative battery can be a simple affair.
September 30, 2019
Build a genuine relationship with your amp and your pedals.
September 17, 2019
A shout-out of solidarity (and thanks) for those suffering through life’s not-so-cool fits of shrieking fuzz.
September 16, 2019
Why should you be singing? It will help your career, plus it feels good.
August 20, 2019
Put on the blinders, focus inward, and tap into the moment.
August 11, 2019
A double-entendre-laced love letter to road trips and gear shows.
July 31, 2019
When things go off course, pros turn creative.
July 26, 2019
Don’t just embrace chaos—court it! And sonically leave the planet.
July 23, 2019
Fine-tune your tube amp’s gain structure and headroom by experimenting with preamp and phase-inverter tubes.
July 16, 2019
Take time to pick the strawberries.