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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.

Jackson Audio

Jackson Audio Broken Arrow

Wanna teach a TS-style pedal new tricks? Look no further than the Jackson Audio Broken Arrow. The Broken Arrow expands on the Tube Screamer concept with the addition of a MOSFET boost. But the more clever addition is a gain cycling function that enables you to crank up the gain in 25-percent increments—an OD control freak’s dream.

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$279 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,