By On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Vintage Guitars – Walk on the Wild Side

Do we pay too much attention to the hallowed classics of the gear universe? Phil Harris loves them, but urges us to keep an open mind… We all know that guitar collecting can be a very serious business, and More...

By On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Digitech Mosaic & Polara Pedals Review

Why lug that 12-string to the gig for one song? Looking for the ultimate reverb collection? A couple of new pedals from the smart folks at DigiTech might have the answers. Review by Marcus Leadley Details Mosaic:  More...

By On Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Guitar & Bass Classics: Amp Bible 2015 – Out Now!

The Guitar Amp Bible 2015, the dashing new recruit to the Guitar & Bass Classics series, is on sale now The magazine is absolutely bursting with features, reviews and workshops on the wonderful More...

By On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

PRS Unveils SE Ace Signature Model

PRS has revealead a brand new limited edition SE created in conjunction with Skunk Anansie’s Ace, based on his US Singlecut guitars. Read on for more info…       Press Release PRS Guitars More...

By On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

The North West Guitar Show – Inside View

On Sunday 17th May, Northern Guitar Shows presented their 18th North West Guitar Show from Haydock Park racecourse. Four bright modern exhibition halls,  small demo rooms and a separate concert area all provided More...

BB King onstage in 1985
By On Monday, May 18th, 2015

BB King 1925-2015: a life in music celebrated

For the past three decades, Bob Hewitt has interviewed and photographed some of the world’s greatest musicians, as well as producing two films on the history of the Fender guitar. Here, with input from the More...

By On Friday, May 15th, 2015

Carr Skylark Review

With evocative styling, a lush spring reverb, a mighty clever power attenuator and the ability to swerve from righteous tweediness to chiming sparkle, the Skylark may be Carr’s best yet. Review by Huw Price Details Description: More...

The Vintage Caravan frontman Óskar Logi
By On Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Introducing: The Vintage Caravan

Interview with Óskar Logi, frontman of Icelandic heavy rock trio   Who are you and what is your role in the band? “I am Óskar Logi, guitarist, singer, songwriter, redhead, lyricist, maker of weird More...

By On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Burns Club Series Steer Cutaway Review

Nothing brightens up our day like a quirky British-designed guitar, and the Burns Steer reissue combines tradition with weirdness in a unique way. Marcus Leadley takes the bullock by the horns Details Description: More...

Bigfoot Engineering Custom amp
By On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Bigfoot Engineering announces limited edition Custom amplifier

First valve amp from British stompbox guru Extremely limited valve head straight outta West Sussex   UK stompbox builder Bigfoot Engineering​ has announced details of its first amplifier design. The ultra-limited More...