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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 Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Yerasov Pedals Review

Under Review are the GT-1 Green Tick Screamer, BC-1 Brown Creature Distortion, BB-1 Beige Bug Booster & BF-1 Black Formica Compressor. You most likely haven’t heard of them, but Yerasov in Penza, Russia been More...

By On Monday, February 17th, 2014

Future Proof – Vintage Amps and Basses

A great guitar needs a great amp, and a great band needs a great bottom end. This month Sid Bishop looks beyond the limelight to investigate collecting guitar amplifiers and bass guitars Why would anyone want to More...

By On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Ibanez RG950QMZ Premium Review

Sir or madam requires power, speed, a vibrato smoother than oiled grease and a potential action lower than a snake’s belly in a wheel rut? Step right this way. Review by Huw Price Description: Solidbody electric. More...

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By On Thursday, December 5th, 2013

T-Rex Møller 2 Review

It may be more of a reboot than a full-blown sequel, but this is one overdrive that’s got it where it counts. Review by Alun Lower Description:  Analogue overdrive pedal. 9V power supply not included, or More...

By On Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Paul Gilbert – Learning To Fly

The teacher turned pupil – and now Paul Gilbert is back with a solo album and a new-found appreciation of the meaning of sound. Interview by Martyn Casserly You only need to be around Paul Gilbert for a few More...

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By On Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Neal Schon – Still Believin

Neal Schon has lots to talk about. There’s his new solo album to promote, an album waiting for release, a new PRS signature model, and Journey’s upcoming British tour. Oh, and did he say something about reuniting More...

By On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Aria SB-1000RIB Review

High-end through-neck Aria SB basses of the early 1980s enjoy something of a minor cult status, but does a high-end reissue make real sense in the 21st century? Review by Gareth Morgan Description: Solidbody More...

By On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Gary Clark JR Interview – Casino King

The intense and soulful fuzzed-out sounds of Gary Clark Jr are fast gaining fervent fans across the world. Steve Bailey meets the man being hailed – with good reason – as the new force of Texas blues. The More...

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By admin On Monday, November 11th, 2013

Blackstar LT Effects Pedals Reviews

Big noise and righteous filth for around half a hundred quid sounds like a stonking deal, and this amp maker’s new compact effects range ticks a lot of boxes. Review by Huw Price Description: Buffered bypass More...