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Hartke Introduces HyDrive HL Series Bass Cabinets

Hartke Introduces HyDrive HL Series Bass Cabinets

February 26, 2021
The new cabs use lightweight 16mm kiln-dried plywood which dramatically reduces the weight.
DIY: How to Pick Your Guitar Pick

DIY: How to Pick Your Guitar Pick

February 26, 2021
Heavy, medium, light … tiny and pointy or big and chunky … plastic, stone, or steel? Here’s how to make sense of the confusing array of plectrum options.
Pro Pedalboards 2021

Pro Pedalboards 2021

February 25, 2021
No one’s really toured for a year, but that hasn’t stopped us from catching up with guitarists of all stripes to find out what board candy has got them excited. Pandemic be damned! Here are some of the coolest stomp stations from the last year of PG Rig Rundowns.
Godin Guitars Launches the Montreal Premiere HT Laguna Blue

Godin Guitars Launches the Montreal Premiere HT Laguna Blue

February 24, 2021
The new model features a hardtail bridge, mahogany neck, and a Seymour Duncan neck pickup.
Lehle Introduces the Dual Expression and P-ISO

Lehle Introduces the Dual Expression and P-ISO

February 24, 2021
The Dual Expression is an active, wear-free expression pedal equipped with a precise magnetic sensor.
Rig Rundown: Bones Owens

Rig Rundown: Bones Owens

February 24, 2021
The blues-rocker takes us inside his remarkable gear sanctuary to show off classic Gibsons, a heaping helping of Hiwatts, and a bunch of rare Pete Cornish pedals.
Eventide Blackhole: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Eventide Blackhole: The Premier Guitar Review

February 24, 2021
A popular and particularly versatile mode from the Space and H9 processors is now an easy-to-use stompbox all its own.
Gibson Announces Dave Mustaine As Brand Ambassador—Unveils Four New Models

Gibson Announces Dave Mustaine As Brand Ambassador—Unveils Four New Models

February 23, 2021
The collaboration between Megadeth's main man and the historic brand will span acoustic and electric guitars across Gibson, Epiphone, and Kramer.
Four ’Foils Fit for Fuzz

Four ’Foils Fit for Fuzz

February 23, 2021
This 4-pickup Kawai Kimberly Deluxe carried the torch into the ’70s for players wanting a space-age axe.
Pedal Alley 2021: Reader Boards

Pedal Alley 2021: Reader Boards

February 22, 2021
The pandemic has brought guitarists lots more time to tinker with tone toys. Here’s what players all over the world have been putting together in their bunkers.
Bose L1 Pro8: The <em>Premier Guitar</em> Review

Bose L1 Pro8: The Premier Guitar Review

February 22, 2021
Line array sound for the masses!
Meet My 1965 Super Reverb—The Greatest Amp I've Ever Played

Meet My 1965 Super Reverb—The Greatest Amp I've Ever Played

February 21, 2021
Our columnist shares a love story about his longtime passion for the 1965 heavyweight that’s his No. 1.
Godin Guitars Launches the Fairmont CH Composer

Godin Guitars Launches the Fairmont CH Composer

February 19, 2021
A comfortable Concert Hall body shape with a shallow depth and sleek silhouette.
Taylor GTe Urban Ash: The <i>Premier Guitar</i> Review

Taylor GTe Urban Ash: The Premier Guitar Review

February 18, 2021
Inventive bracing, uncommon tonewoods, and a shorter scale make this small-bodied flattop both big voiced and super playable.
Rig Rundown: Teenage Wrist

Rig Rundown: Teenage Wrist

February 17, 2021
Ensconced in chorus, Marshall Gallagher blends his Fenders with British bullies to create a cocktail that is equal parts jangly pop, shimmery shoegaze, and beefy grunge.
Dean Guitars Unveils the MD24 Floyd Roasted Maple Vintage

Dean Guitars Unveils the MD24 Floyd Roasted Maple Vintage

February 17, 2021
The guitar comes equipped with a Floyd 1000 Series tremolo system and direct mount Seymour Duncan TB5/APH-1 sandblasted Zebra pickups.
Pros & Cons of Pitched Vs. Straight Headstocks

Pros & Cons of Pitched Vs. Straight Headstocks

February 17, 2021
Boutique luthier Jol Dantzig (cofounder of Hamer Guitars) examines the potential perils of different headstock angles and the balance between performance and ease of construction.
Aclam The Windmiller Preamp Demo - <i>PG</i> Gear Spotlight

Aclam The Windmiller Preamp Demo - PG Gear Spotlight

February 16, 2021
One of Pete Townshend's famed reverb units served as the inspiration for this powerful preamp.
RJM Music Releases the Overture Programmable Overdrive

RJM Music Releases the Overture Programmable Overdrive

February 16, 2021
A deeply customizable stomp that features MIDI, 8 different storable presets, and six different overdrive tones.
Gecko Leather Works Unveils Classic Series Straps

Gecko Leather Works Unveils Classic Series Straps

February 16, 2021
Each strap is handmade, adjustable, and available in standard 2 1/2", 3", or vintage styles.