Tag archive for ‘Gear’
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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
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Smooth Hound Classic Wireless Guitar System

A high-quality yet eminently affordable wireless system that incorporates cable simulation technology. Simon Bradley plugs in… Smooth Hound is the brainchild of Chris Fryer, an engineer who’s turned his More...

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

All that sparkles is not gold, but it could be for an extra five quid. Huw Price does the twang thang with a nickel set of McNelly Sparkletrons… For many years, TV Jones was the only manufacturer offering More...

Guitar & Bass May 2016-1
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, May 12th, 2016
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J Rockett Archer Ikon, ThorpyFX Peacekeeper & Wampler Tumnus review round-up

No pain, low gain? Chris Vinnicombe dips into one of the most flooded areas of the market and tries three leading contenders… The boutique effects business has mushroomed in recent years, and there’s More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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ThorpyFX Warthog review

Adrian does ‘rocky’ with an American flavour. Chris Vinnicombe goes the whole ’hog…  Following last month’s in-depth look at British Army Major Adrian Thorpe’s Peacekeeper low-gainer, here we turn More...

Guitar & Bass February 2016-7
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
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Hagstrom Retroscape H-III review

Hagstrom’s H-III was a classic 60s instrument and this update captures its spirit perfectly. Marcus Leadley takes a look… By the time the mid-1960s, arrived, Swedish guitar maker Hagstrom was already well More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
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TC Electronic Ditto X4 Looper review

A floor-based, dual-track looper with effects, that prides itself on its simplicity… There is an extensive choice of loopers on the market these days, and some are significantly more complex than others. More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, April 11th, 2016
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Hughes & Kettner TubeMeister Deluxe 20 review

This new addition to H&K’s TubeMeister range promises a step up in class and some interesting new features. Richard Purvis gets tangled up in blue… A Telecaster with extra-fat pickups, a Les Paul with More...

Guitar And Bass April 2016-1
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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Rift Amps PT20 & Plexi 18 review

The hand-made Rift PT20 and Plexi 18 are new twists on classic designs. Huw Price tries an 18-watt dirt box and a thriller in vanilla… Chris Fantana started out as a session guitarist, and having learned More...

Guitar And Bass April 2016-11
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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Supro 1642RT Titan review

The reborn Supro range has tickled us with its crisp crunch but, as Richard Purvis finds, this titchy amp delivers deceptively big clean tones too… Most scientists agree the heaviest substance on earth More...

Guitar And Bass April 2016-23
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, April 1st, 2016
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Award-Session BluesBaby 22 review

Valve amps might not be around forever… but do we really need them anyway? Richard Purvis catches the whiff of a solid-state revolution… Once, there was a war between good and evil. On the good side were More...