D’Angelico EX-59 & EX-175 Review

If you’re looking for some real jazz-age glitz and glamour then these handsome D’Angelico archtop electrics will teleport you back in time. Review by Huw Price D’Angelico EX-59 Description: More...

Bernard Butler Interview – Trans Temporal

Bernard Butler invites G&B to his studio to talk of how a guitar inspired his new project Trans and of working with David McAlmont, Ben Watt, and folk legend Bert Jansch. Interview More...

The Hoax Interview – King Blues

Jesse Davey and Jon Amor, back together with their musical brethren in the magnificent, mould-breaking Hoax, talk of gear and how they braved taking on the songs of the great More...

Mike Stern & Eric Johnson Interview – Guitar Summit

Mike Stern and Eric Johnson arrived at the peak of six-stringed creativity via very different routes, but put them in a studio and the sparks fly. Interview by Michael Heatley. More...

iPad: The Ultimate Guitar Tool

This slim device can do so much more than games and surfing: with the right add-ons, it can be your guitar nerve-centre. Martyn Casserly has been shopping Since its introduction More...

Gear of the Year 2014

Throughout each year we rate every piece of equipment under review for quality of sound, construction, value and, heck, just plain coolness. The very best of the best makes it More...

Jack Bruce Retrospective – Captain Jack

Bassist, singer and songwriter Jack Bruce carved a unique swathe though music for over five decades. Gareth Morgan pays tribute When we lost Jack Bruce on the 25th October, More...

The New Issue of Guitar & Bass Magazine is On Sale Now

The new issue of Guitar & Bass Magazine is on sale Friday 6th February, and this month we’re looking at 25 ways More...

The New Issue of Guitar & Bass Is On Sale Now!

The new issue of Guitar & Bass magazine is on sale Friday 2nd January, this month we’re exploring the More...

HT-5R and HT Club 40 HT-5R and HT Club 40 Limited Edition Red Specials – AVAILABLE NOW!

Blackstar’s award-winning HT-5R and HT Club 40 valve amps are available in an amazing new limited...

Ibanez Fanned Fret Bass 2 Ibanez Releases New Fanned-Fret SRFF805 Bass

The new fanned fret bass from Ibanez offers a touch of class, setting it apart from...

Pure Salem Gordo PureSalem Guitars Introduces the Gordo

Appeal to your nostalgic side with the new PureSalem Gordo! This new model for 2015 bring...

Michael Kelly Deuce Classica Review

2015 is shaping up as a good year for high-quality low-price semi-acoustics. Marcus Leadley checks out the latest More...

Hagstrom Viking Delxue Custom Review

What’s the Swedish word for guitar? Well, it’s ‘gitarr’ – but as far as the music world is concerned, it might..

Vintage V100MU Midge Ure Signature Model Review

Ultravox’s mighty Midge Ure played in Thin Lizzy for about seven and a half minutes, y’know, so this hard-rocking, whammy-equipped Vintage..

Roscoe Century Standard Plus 4JM Bass

Roscoe’s Century Standard is tasteful, streamlined and well-equipped – and the ‘Plus’ option gets you More...

Burns Nu-Sonic Bass Review

If you’re looking for light weight and impeccable ’60s credibility then the weeny but addictive Nu-Sonic might be for you. Review..

Duesenberg Motown Bass Review

Duesenberg’s latest bass is a wide-bodied showstopper dedicated to the fat soul sounds of Motor City. Review by Gareth Morgan Description..

BOSS Waza Craft SD-1W and BD-2W Reviews

Waza Craft, the posh end of the Boss stompbox line, takes on two of the best-known overdrives in the world. Review..

Roland Blues Cube Artist Review

From the cream tolex right down to the writing on the badge, Roland’s Blues Cube echoes vintage amps from a certain..

Beat The Buzz – Guitar Recording Workshop

Is it really possible to eliminate all those annoying hums, buzzes and pops from your recording setup? Yes, it is –..

Guitar Techniques: One Step Beyond

This month we’re looking at some cool chord extensions and chord substitutes… Following on from last month’s finger twisting jazz progression,..

Vintage Guitars – Guitars Gibson Should Never Have Made

Any guitar maker with a 100-year history is going to drop clangers from time to time. Sid Bishop looks at the..