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19 Sep in GuitarThe Red Devil PAF pickup set gets you closer to Billy Gibbon's Texan Blues tone without having to hack up your beloved Stratocaster. But how close to Billy's Pearly Gates do they sound?
19 Sep inWith lots of control, four effects sections, MIDI integration, a simple user interface and 100 presets, could the new Electro Harmonix Mod Rex be the king of modulation effects pedals?
18 Sep in GuitarThis great-looking limited edition new signature guitar for Slash offers a (way, way) cheaper way of getting a Slash-endorsed Firebird than last year's eye-wateringly expensive Gibson model.
16 Sep in GuitarFinancial news outlets and trade press have been reporting that Gibson is likely to leave bankruptcy in a matter of weeks. But the news doesn't have us jumping for joy just yet.
15 Sep in GuitarOne of these three (very different-sounding) amps is a transistor amp, the other two are valve amps. Can you guess which amp is the solid state one? And what does "valve tone" mean, anyway?
09 Sep in GuitarVictory amps has released a set of three all-valve preamp pedals that put the preamp stages of its amps into pedal format. And then there's the rather neat Amp Through feature...
08 Sep in GuitarFender's Stan Cotey is the brains behind all three circuits and with his proven track record for making great amps and effects, these three new pedals could be great
04 Sep in GuitarAnother 80s throwback guitar effect from Ryan Adams, this time made by Walrus Audio: The DEFCON 4 signature pedal is an EQ and MOSFET boost inspired by WarGames, apparently...
02 Sep in GuitarThis new Marshall amp inspired plug-in bundle includes everything you need to get those classic British amp tones into your DAW - and the price is spot on!
31 Aug in GuitarChicago's Dark Matter Coffee and KHDK Electronics have worked together to release the limited edition Unicorn Blood fuzz pedal and they got Brent Hinds to demo it!
30 Aug in GuitarWith eight distinct modulation modes including a 'My Bloody Valentine' setting, plus a rather useful Flexi Switch system to momentarily engage the effect easily when required.