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Dial It In: Swapping Tubes

Dial It In: Swapping Tubes

July 23, 2019
Fine-tune your tube amp’s gain structure and headroom by experimenting with preamp and phase-inverter tubes.
Frederic Effects Announces the Regent 150 Preamp

Frederic Effects Announces the Regent 150 Preamp

July 23, 2019
A classic from the Eastern Bloc gets the reissue treatment.
Quick Hit: Teisco Fuzz Review

Quick Hit: Teisco Fuzz Review

July 23, 2019
The first fuzz from the newly relaunched brand pumps out mind-searing octave tones.
Wizard of Odd: Sekova Grecian

Wizard of Odd: Sekova Grecian

July 22, 2019
An axe with an interestingly quirky pickup that gives new meaning to “take the stairs.”
First Look: Boss DD-200 Digital Delay

First Look: Boss DD-200 Digital Delay

July 22, 2019
Watch John Bohlinger explore 12 modes that go from tame and traditional to wacky and adventurous.
Kemper Unveils the Profiler Stage

Kemper Unveils the Profiler Stage

July 22, 2019
The Stage is a complete Profiler that comes loaded with hundreds of amp profiles.
Summer NAMM 2019: Comins Guitars GCS-1, GCS-16-1 & GCS-16-2 Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Comins Guitars GCS-1, GCS-16-1 & GCS-16-2 Demos

July 21, 2019
Famed archtop luthier Bill Comins brings along jazz virtouso Ted Ludwig to show off his new line of more affordable models.
Summer NAMM 2019: Ciari Guitars Ascender Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: Ciari Guitars Ascender Demo

July 21, 2019
Medical engineering genius meets luthier Joe Glaser’s guitar-building prowess in possibly the most advanced—and easy-to-use—travel guitar ever.
Summer NAMM 2019: WingMan FX Danger Zone Tremolo/Phaser Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: WingMan FX Danger Zone Tremolo/Phaser Demo

July 21, 2019
Fans of a certain '80s classic will likely dig the vibe of this modulation station that's easily adjusted on the fly.
Summer NAMM 2019: ZT Amps Lunchbox Reverb & Jazz Club Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: ZT Amps Lunchbox Reverb & Jazz Club Demos

July 21, 2019
Take a look at a revamped mini amp that comes in it at 100 watts, and a custom-shop combo aimed at jazzers.
Summer NAMM 2019: Reverend Manta Ray 390, Charger RA & Reeves Gabrels RGX Signature Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Reverend Manta Ray 390, Charger RA & Reeves Gabrels RGX Signature Demos

July 21, 2019
We take a look at an upgraded signature model, a semi-hollow packed with P-90s, and a new variation on one of the company's most popular models.
Summer NAMM 2019: Electro-Harmonix Dirt Road Special & Tri Parallel Mixer Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Electro-Harmonix Dirt Road Special & Tri Parallel Mixer Demos

July 21, 2019
Mike Matthews’ outfit debuts a shockingly affordable 40-watt pedal platform, and a stomp that lets you stack and switch effects that don’t normally play well together.
Summer NAMM 2019: 3rd Power Amplification Dirty Sink Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: 3rd Power Amplification Dirty Sink Demo

July 21, 2019
Lush 6V6 cleans and fire-breathing brown sounds lurk in this super-portable combo.
Summer NAMM 2019: Old Blood Noise Endeavors Whitecap Asynchronous Tremolo Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: Old Blood Noise Endeavors Whitecap Asynchronous Tremolo Demo

July 21, 2019
An analog and digital trem live side by side in a setup that covers traditional tones, unsettling rhythmic pulses, and more.
Summer NAMM 2019: Chase Bliss Audio Mood Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: Chase Bliss Audio Mood Demo

July 21, 2019
An exploratory box of wonder that aims to inspire via pitch shifting, sampling, and more.
Summer NAMM 2019: Godin Passion RG-3 Indigo Burst MN Demo

Summer NAMM 2019: Godin Passion RG-3 Indigo Burst MN Demo

July 21, 2019
Lace Sensors and a lovely finish grace this versatile double-cut from the Great White North.
Summer NAMM 2019: CMG Guitars | Devilcat Amps Diane, Packer & Flying Ace Wah Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: CMG Guitars | Devilcat Amps Diane, Packer & Flying Ace Wah Demos

July 21, 2019
Watch a demo of the Georgia-based company's reimagined S-style axe, a throaty switchless wah, and a pint-sized powerhouse of an amp.
Summer NAMM 2019: Alexander Pedals Marshmallow Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Alexander Pedals Marshmallow Demos

July 21, 2019
What happens when a pair of pitch shifters meets up with a trio of puffed-sugar anime characters wielding infinite modulation powers?
Summer NAMM 2019: Framus | Warwick Diablo II Progressive X & Lee Sklar I Signature Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Framus | Warwick Diablo II Progressive X & Lee Sklar I Signature Demos

July 21, 2019
Learn all about the German company's sleek new shred machine along with a legendary bassist's signature model that features the ever important "producer" switch.
Summer NAMM 2019: Harry Joyce Custom 200 & Custom 30 Combo Demos

Summer NAMM 2019: Harry Joyce Custom 200 & Custom 30 Combo Demos

July 21, 2019
British military-spec wiring robustness and high-headroom U.K. tones converge in these KT88 and EL34 designs.