Tag archive for ‘Features’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, June 13th, 2016

Interview: Eric Church – Church Of Rock

Country-rock crossover artist? Outlaw country star? Call him what you will, Eric Church has made hay with a commercial sound that’s a huge draw Stateside. G&B finds out what makes him tick… Although rock More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, June 10th, 2016

Dan Patlansky Top 10 Tips

With face-curling licks and monster tone, Dan Patlansky is one of a new breed of superlative blues guitarists. Here, he gives us his top tips… 1 Dig deep for an earthy tone “Obviously, I’m using tube More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Ones To Watch – Blaenavon

20’s plenty for Hampshire trio… Hampshire’s Blaenavon have wasted little time in making an impression. All three members are only 20, but the band have been turning heads in the US and Europe, landing More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Private Collection: Mark Neary – Neary Man

Mark Neary is an experienced session bassist and engineer, having worked with the likes of Noel Gallagher and Adele. Lars Mullen checks out his collection… “In an ideal world, if you were thinking about More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Vintage Bench Test: 1956 Les Paul TV Model

The TV Model was Gibson’s response to Fender’s Telecaster – a simplified classic. Huw Price takes a look at a near-mint ’56 example… Although most of us probably call these guitars Les Paul Juniors, More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

All About… P-90s

Vintage PAF humbuckers may get all the plaudits, but many tone experts consider the P-90 to be Gibson’s greatest ever pickup. Huw Price explains why… Meet the ancestors Gibson didn’t come up with the P-90 More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, May 20th, 2016

Six Of The Best – Home Recording Essentials

The home recording revolution has made it possible to get pro-level results on a shoestring budget. Here are some great options to get you started… Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Price £99 Contact www.focusrite.com In More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, May 16th, 2016

Ones To Watch – Kevin Morby

Kansas troubadour with the Singing Saw… A pair of tranquil American locations shaped the recording of Kansas-born singer-songwriter Kevin Morby’s new album The Singing Saw. The record was written in More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, May 13th, 2016

All About… Telecaster 
Neck Pickups

Compared to hallowed Stratocaster units, Tele neck pickups are often maligned, but if yours doesn’t cut it there are plenty of mods and upgrade options on the market, as Huw Price explains… Some have argued More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Twin Peaks – The History of the Fender Twin

Over seven decades, the Fender Twin has been one of the great guitar amplifiers. From the coveted tweeds of the 1950s to digital modellers, it has continued to evolve but always bears testament to the invention More...