December 4, 2018
A lesson in how to adapt, survive, and thrive.
December 2, 2018
The popular song (and unusual fingerpicking pattern) off the band's 2004 debut, One Day Remains, is simplified by creator Mark Tremonti.
November 30, 2018
Metal covers offer shielding, but they also rob high end. Is there a way to get around this and have the best of both worlds?
November 23, 2018
Thinking about a tube swap? Here are four factors to consider.
November 18, 2018
The APC guitarist builds the 6-string parts that form the feedback-rich single from 2018's Eat the Elephant.
November 15, 2018
Let’s debunk some myths about tube reliability.
November 13, 2018
Here’s how to play an impressive triplet-based run that combines ringing open strings with hybrid picking.
November 13, 2018
Our resident tone guru offers sound hardware solutions for your pedalboard, with versatility and ease front of mind.
November 12, 2018
Repetitive patterns are part of a guitarist’s vocabulary, but they don’t tell the full story.
November 9, 2018
Let’s put the marketing hype aside and look at the basic properties of instrument finishes.
November 8, 2018
Why pedal makers keep trying to build a better mousetrap.
November 2, 2018
We’ll show you how to get 15 switchable sounds from a pair of 4-conductor humbuckers, courtesy of an avid PG reader.
November 1, 2018
How to rewire our inborn tendencies toward musical myopia.
October 28, 2018
The Alter Bridge guitar star breaks down the fingerpicking pattern used on his solo single from Dust.
October 25, 2018
How our columnist lives the dream of being an amp designer.
October 16, 2018
In music, movies, and maybe even life, a little faith in skill and talent makes for a better result.
October 15, 2018
With analog cab and mic simulation, you can capture the raw tone—and feel—of a raging tube amp at any volume in the studio or onstage.
October 12, 2018
Wood requires protection—especially from moisture—and there are many ways to get the job done.
October 9, 2018
A pedal builder explains how what’s under his lid gets into a box’s enclosure.
October 8, 2018
Does that beautiful battle-worn axe in the window have tales to tell from stage work, or from bench work? And does it matter?