July 8, 2019
Don’t be afraid to use some carefully applied force to get results—on vintage Teles or funky tubes.
June 20, 2019
In a new band? Here’s how to fit in sonically—and do it in style.
April 26, 2019
Can your amp take the heat—literally?
April 12, 2019
A tale of filter chokes, rectifiers, 60-cycle hum, and the perils of self-navigation.
March 1, 2019
Practice the art of assessing sound—and character.
January 18, 2019
The internet can lead to great discoveries, but so can delivering pizza on a dark and stormy night.
December 21, 2018
Obey the law—Ohm’s Law, that is—and avoid tube burnout!
November 23, 2018
Thinking about a tube swap? Here are four factors to consider.
October 25, 2018
How our columnist lives the dream of being an amp designer.
October 4, 2018
Lessons from the gigging guitarist’s handbook.
August 31, 2018
Discover the sound-sculpting properties of bright caps and how to tame treble acoustically.
August 2, 2018
How a burst of flame and a transistor radio led to a life exploring amp design.