Tag archive for ‘Gear’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Moog MF Chorus review

The synth pioneer has turned its attention to the world of compact guitar stompboxes. Simon Bradley finds out what the foog’s going on Robert Moog is considered to be the father of modern synthesizers, and although More...

Tyyster opener
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Tyyster Pelti review

With its sheet metal body and internal pickup, the Tyyster Pelti is more than a retro-modernist fancy. Huw Price goes (mint) green Maybe it’s something to do with the persistent cold, or the long winter months More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Boss RV-6 Reverb review

Boss has upped its reverberation game with an eight-voiced digital stomper… will Richard Purvis be feeling a hall lotta love? Not so long ago, reverb was basically an amp thing. Most likely, you’d have More...

Guitar & Bass November-12
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Vigier GV Rock review

The best-known electric luthier outside of the US unveils a new single-cutaway design. Richard Purvis assesses its true worth… France may not appear a very rock ‘n’ roll country. Alhough they have More...

Guitar & Bass November-7
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Godin Session LTD review

A limited edition of a workhorse, with new finishes, upgraded pickups and a clever vibrato system. Simon Bradley investigates Canadian company Godin has always produced a wide and versatile choice of instruments, More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Letters from America: Port City Merino – 10-Watt 1×12” combo

In his latest look at the best gear across the pond, Dave Hunter runs the rule over a beautiful little hand-crafted combo Since they’re based in Asheville, North Carolina, on the edge of the Smoky Mountains, More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Martin GPCRSGT review

This Mexican-made acoustic offers the illustrious Martin name for less than a grand, but is it ready for the road? Rick Batey finds out Maintaining a busy gigging schedule can be hellish on both body and soul, More...

Guitar & Bass November-23
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Sandberg California II VM4 & TM5 review

Here’s a pair of new basses from German company Sandberg; one pristine, one less so… Gareth Morgan investigates It’s been two decades since Fender launched its first Relics at NAMM, and the years since More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, October 26th, 2015

News: MXR announces EVH5150 overdrive

MXR has announced the release of its new Eddie Van Halen-inspired EVH5150 overdrive. MXR has been working with Eddie Van Halen himself to create the EVH5150 overdrive, and the company says it is capable of recreating More...

Guitar & Bass November-1
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Patrick James Eggle Macon Carved Top review

After focusing on acoustics in recent years, one of the UK’s best luthiers is back in the electric game. Chris Vinnicombe plugs in. Patrick Eggle will be a familiar name to most readers, whether because of the More...