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By On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Single Coil Pickups – The Power of One

At the dawn of the electric age one pickup was all you got, but then came the ’50s and ’60s with switching choices aplenty. Is there still a place for a guitar with the bare minimum of electronics, reflecting More...

By On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Frankfurt Musikmesse 2014: New Roland Gear

See below for the full range of Roland gear to be unveiled at Frankfurt Musikmesse this year , We’ve highlighted our favourite but see here for the full list             Roland More...

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By On Friday, February 21st, 2014

The North East Guitar Show Returns for 2014

The North East Guitar Show returns this year, moving to the new purpose-built event complex at Rainton Meadows Arena, Mercantile Rd, Houghton-le-Spring it will be held on Sunday 16th March from 10am to 4.00pm. The More...

By On Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Roland Cube 40 GX Review

With tons of sounds and the ability to link hands with your smart device for home recording, the latest Cube is trying very hard to please. Review by Martyn Casserly Description: 40W 1X10″ modelling combo. More...

By On Saturday, January 25th, 2014

NAMM 2014: Fender Reveal Nile Rodgers Hitmaker Strat

Check out this rather awesome new Fender custom Strat – it’s a limited edition Nile Rodgers Hitmaker, a re-creation of the famous axe used by Rodgers on various iconic slices of funk-magic dating back More...

By On Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Electro-Harmonix Epitome Multi-FX Review

Prog rockers, ambient fans and brave sailors of the sonic seas will revel in this spacey new three-in-one pedal. Review by Martyn Casserly Description: Multi-FX pedal. 9v power supply included. Made in the More...

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By On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Peavey Vypyr VIP-2 Electric Acoustic and Bass Combo Review

Most guitarists cover electric and acoustic, and many play bass too: so how about an amp that can handle all three? Review by Richard Purvis Description: 40W 1×12″ modelling combo for electric, acoustic More...

By On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Recording Your Guitar – Part 3: Loopers

In the third and final part of our recording series Marcus Leadley explores what looping can add to your guitar adventures. Strap yourselves in… Loopers are great for guitarists, because they’re hands-free More...

By On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Recording Your Guitar – Part 2: Dedicated Recording Devices

In the second part of our new recording series, Marcus Leadley continues his look at the quickest and easiest ways to get your songs and riffs safely archived. It’s time to put those phones and apps away and find More...

By On Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Danelectro 67 Heaven Review

1967 was a big year in Danelectro’s far-off youth, and now a new interpretation of a low-budget goodie comes with fresh upgrades and some added alligator on top. Review by Roger Cooper       Description: More...