February 2019

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Jeff McErlain feat. Robben Ford “It’s Your Groove” Premiere

Jeff McErlain feat. Robben Ford “It’s Your Groove” Premiere

February 15, 2019
Check out the first track from McErlain’s forthcoming album that hearkens back to Ford’s early fusion days.
First Look: Abasi Pathos

First Look: Abasi Pathos

February 14, 2019
PG's Perry Bean grabs an EMG-loaded ESP to explore the spectrum of nastiness in the Animals As Leaders frontman's namesake dirt box.
Rig Rundown: Tom Morello

Rig Rundown: Tom Morello

February 13, 2019
Rock’s biggest “DJ” proves that, though his gear hasn't changed since the early ’90s, he still can rip out fresh ideas with ease and flair.
Album Spotlight: David Torn’s 'Sun of Goldfinger'

Album Spotlight: David Torn’s 'Sun of Goldfinger'

February 10, 2019
Uneasy listening from a master of mood, sound, and texture.
Jim Dunlop Sr.: 1936–2019

Jim Dunlop Sr.: 1936–2019

February 7, 2019
PG remembers the guitar-accessory innovator and savior of classic electronic devices such as the Cry Baby wah.
Is Erik Rutan Death Metal’s Renaissance Man?

Is Erik Rutan Death Metal’s Renaissance Man?

February 7, 2019
With ultra-high action, a scalding tone, a jackhammer rhythm hand, classical melody and dynamics, and mad production skills, the guitarist scales his personal “Mount Everest.”
Rig Rundown: Tyler Childers Band

Rig Rundown: Tyler Childers Band

February 6, 2019
The Appalachia crew prove that ripping T-styles seasoned with effects-rich pedal steel can still be prominent in today’s country and Americana music.
Pro Pedalboards 2019

Pro Pedalboards 2019

February 5, 2019
From minimalist to monolithic: 16 boards from across the stylistic spectrum that wowed us during our last year of Rig Rundowns.
Jeff Tweedy: The Lone Troubadour

Jeff Tweedy: The Lone Troubadour

January 31, 2019
The renowned gear collector and Wilco frontman discusses making his new solo album, Warm, with a minimal setup: a ’30s Martin, a ’58 Esquire, and a Fender Princeton.
Rig Rundown: Steven Wilson [2019]

Rig Rundown: Steven Wilson [2019]

January 30, 2019
The king of modern prog rock unveils his monstrous pedalboard and surprising dual-amp setup.
NAMM '19 - Fender '62 Princeton Amp Chris Stapleton Edition 2019 & Bassbreaker 30R Demos

NAMM '19 - Fender '62 Princeton Amp Chris Stapleton Edition 2019 & Bassbreaker 30R Demos

January 25, 2019
Watch an in-depth demo of country superstar Chris Stapleton's signature '62 Princeton along with a new Bassbreaker model.
Listen to the February 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

Listen to the February 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

January 23, 2019
This month's collection includes jams from Muse, Richard Lloyd, John Butler Trio, Queen, and more!
Forgotten Heroes: Ron Asheton

Forgotten Heroes: Ron Asheton

January 22, 2019
The guitar anti-hero who started the Stooges and changed the sound of rock 6-string’s future, paving the way for … everything.
Julian Lage Drops "Tomorrow Is the Question" Video and Announces New Album

Julian Lage Drops "Tomorrow Is the Question" Video and Announces New Album

January 18, 2019
Love Hurts, which features tunes by Roy Orbison, Eraserhead, Keith Jarrett, The Everly Brothers, and more comes out on February 22.
Santana Announces the 'Supernatural Now' Tour

Santana Announces the 'Supernatural Now' Tour

January 18, 2019
The three-month, 29-date celebration will commemorate two of the most important milestones in the iconic guitarist’s career: the 20th anniversary of his groundbreaking, multiple Grammy-winning album Supernatural and the 50th anniversary of his momentous performance at Woodstock.
Ariel Posen Steps Out with 'How Long'

Ariel Posen Steps Out with 'How Long'

January 18, 2019
The highly respected sideman, slide man, and gear-demo star makes the transition to frontman and songwriter with his debut solo album.
Rig Rundown: Emma Ruth Rundle

Rig Rundown: Emma Ruth Rundle

January 16, 2019
The moody goth-folk songstress and her 6-string compatriot Evan Patterson detail the off-kilter double-cuts, dual-amp configurations, and reverb-dripping boards that give life to their jangly, ambient washes and doomy, crashing crescendos.
Keith Richards Unveils 30th Anniversary Reissue of 'Talk is Cheap'

Keith Richards Unveils 30th Anniversary Reissue of 'Talk is Cheap'

January 16, 2019
The Super Deluxe and Deluxe box set includes special, exclusive housing and folios, extensive sleeve notes, and more.
Joe Bonamassa to Host Radio Show on SiriusXM

Joe Bonamassa to Host Radio Show on SiriusXM

January 15, 2019
Different Shades of Blue with Joe Bonamassa, will feature Bonamassa exploring all aspects of blues music.
Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: Doomsday Melodies

Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: Doomsday Melodies

January 10, 2019
Kevin Starrs reveals how his love for Neil Young sonically inspires his music and why he built his latest concept metal album on a bedrock of pop sensibilities.