December 28, 2020
To chamber or not to chamber—and is a heavier guitar really heavier?
November 29, 2020
Top techs share their tips, tweaks, and onstage product development for brand-spankin’-new guitars.
November 8, 2020
For starters, says Hamer Guitars cofounder Jol Dantzig, avoid stock typeface at all costs.
September 24, 2020
How—despite being embraced by Jeff Tweedy, Stone Gossard, Ty Tabor, Dweezil Zappa, and other luminaries—this acoustic-electric hybrid was somehow DOA.
August 17, 2020
It’s just a thought that you have to change.
July 19, 2020
If a plug-in can make a Strat-like sound out of a Les Paul, or a hollow jazz box out of a Tele, what does it mean to be a guitar builder today?
April 15, 2020
Could the world’s current challenges be the tipping point leading to the next chapter for creative souls?
March 23, 2020
Get to know and appreciate what your guitar has to offer before the hack job.
February 20, 2020
Fretboard edges might not be as sexy as tonewoods or inlays, but they play a vital role in a player’s relationship with a guitar.
January 17, 2020
Easy to work with, beautiful, stable, and much more, the marvel of mahogany isn’t lost on luthiers. But the price is a different story.
December 23, 2019
On bearded baristas, boutique guitars, and the parallels they share.
November 26, 2019
Take good care of your two most important pieces of digital gear.
November 4, 2019
Feeling good about your setup always means feeling better about your guitar.
October 7, 2019
Recharging your creative battery can be a simple affair.
August 28, 2019
When a plastic guitar falls in the woods …
July 31, 2019
When things go off course, pros turn creative.
July 1, 2019
Grading the hip factor of rig components for those who cannot remember the past.
June 10, 2019
In this age of landfill-bound goods, it’s refreshing that guitars still continue to buck that trend.
May 9, 2019
Do you love your guitar more or less than you love your guitar’s brand?
March 31, 2019
Taking a vacation from complexity by embracing the electric guitar in its simplest form.