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The Year in Gear 2019

The 60+ guitars, amps, pedals, basses, and accessories that stood out from the crowd and earned our coveted Premier Gear Award this year.


Peterson StroboStomp HD

Peterson’s robust StroboStomp HD excels in precise, intuitive, glitch-free strobe tuning that’s accurate to +/- 1 cent. You can optionally manage its many features and expansive presets, including 135 “sweetened” tunings, with Peterson’s free software via the StroboStomp’s mini-USB port. The StroboStomp HD operates in true-bypass or buffer mode, and its bright, clear LCD monitor is one of the nicest PG’s Rich Osweiler has ever seen on a pedal.

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$129 street,

Plus! December Premier Gear Award Winners!
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1. Peavey Invective.MH$699 street,
2. Chase Bliss Dark World$349 street,
3. Comins CGS-16 $2,399 street,
4. Ernie Ball Music Man Short-Scale StingRay$1,999 street,
5. EBS MicroBass 3$349 street,