16 May · Tesla's Dave Rude has a new Epiphone signature model called the Flying V Outfit, a totally white guitar with twin coil-split humbuckers. This V is sure to turn some heads!
Equipment news, leaks and tips
15 May · PRS has just announced a run of the new Custom 24 Laurel Burl Limited Edition model, loaded with dual 85/15 “S” humbuckers. This guitar looks pretty fine in its new attire.
15 May · Ever wanted those classic '90s studio pitch shifting algorithms favoured by players like Steve Vai? Check out the new Meris Hedra, a powerful pedal with a rack of tricks up its sleeve.
15 May · The updated Drone Tone MK III from Mattoverse Electronics lets guitarists add a synth drone to their guitar sound from this compact, easy-to-use pedal, which now has a tap tempo control.
15 May · Superbooth 2019 was packed with inspiringly fabulous noise making machinery and sound shaping systems of synthesis - our synth expert Robin has plucked out his 5 fave synths from the show.
15 May · Noise Engineering brings two more modules to bring to the chunky, high-end modular party in the shape of Cursus Iteritas Magnus and Ataraxic Iteritas Magnus oscillators.
15 May · Kith Ruina is here to prove that Eurorack is the new rock and roll with a classic guitar tonestack of single-knob distortion and a simple EQ. Rock on.
15 May · This month's Fender Rarities release is the new Red Mahogany Top Telecaster, a fancy updated version of the classic 1950s working man's guitar. But does all that bling suit the design?
15 May · The PRS Vela will be available in a semi-hollow design this year, adding another variation to the popular S2 range by the American guitar company. Is this 2019's coolest modern offset so far?
15 May · MAAT has introduced the 2BC multiCORR, a multiband correlation meter plug-in with 31 frequency bands. It's a kind of magnifying glass for dealing with mono compatibility problems.
14 May · The new Friedman Mic-No-Mo is an all analogue DI box with speaker or speaker emulation. Perfect for making your guitar amp easier to record in a studio environment.
14 May · The SE-1X 2019 is a reissue of classic clone of a classic synthesizer from a time when no one was doing analogue. Back for a limited time the SE-1X has become legendary in its own right.
13 May · Need more bass? The new Waves Submarine plug-in is a 2-octave subharmonic generator that adds subharmonic frequencies one or two octaves below the source signal.
13 May · Could be a formidable tool, in the right hands: Complexer 2 is an affordable multi-stage dynamics plug-in with three independent dynamics processors, each incorporating six different modes.
13 May · Polygogo derives its waveforms from the 2D movement of polygonal shapes over time. These are ordered and modulated and rolled into all sorts of beautifully complex waveshapes.
13 May · The classic Boutique Velcro Fuzz tone of the ZVex Fuzz Factory is now available for a limited tome in a completely clear enclosure, so that you can appreciate the circuit in all its fuzzy glory.