11 Apr · The Sixty-Six is Fender's latest Alternate Reality model, combining Strat and Jazz Bass designs. While the specs and early demos look/sound promising, will it prove a winner with punters?
10 Apr · Yngwie Malmsteen has smashed well over 100 guitars in his lifetime. Now Sandvik claims to have made the world’s first smash-proof guitar - watch the neo-classical guitarist try and destroy it!
10 Apr · The famous MF-104M Moogerfooger Analog Delay has been out of supply since 2015 due to the lack of components for the pedal's construction. But now it is back! Well, kinda...
09 Apr · Fender's Dragon and Mirrored Jimmy Page Telecasters recreate iconic guitars from the late Yardbirds/early Led Zep days. Now the firm has released new videos narrated by Mr Page that retell the story.
09 Apr · The new Echo Fix EF-X2 is a real tape echo, but with some extra features that help it integrate into a modern world. These include DSP reverb and preamp, making this a great tool for studio and live.
08 Apr · The Airtrash pedal is a new take on fuzz and filth - will this anarchic little dirt box of a pedal make your guitar sound like garbage or inspire you to new sonic adventures?
06 Apr · Could the new Rockboard MOD 5 be the ultimate tool for your pedalboard? Designed in conjunction with Mooer it packs in a lot. Well, if you own a compatible Rockboard pedalboard, then yes it probably is.
05 Apr · IK Multimedia has made Dimebag Darrell's Cowboys From Hell guitar rig available for Apple iPad or iPhone, so you can now take all his legendary tones for a walk!
05 Apr · Stark is a cross-platform virtual guitar amp and effects bundle with a sleek, minimalist GUI design that does without all the glitzy graphics so common in virtual guitar amp packages these days.
05 Apr · Mojotone promises that its new hand-wired, boutique combo, the BlackOut Select, will deliver some classic 1950s Fender Tweed tones and has given it a sleek, sleathy look that we like. A lot.
04 Apr · A major new rock and roll gear show at the Met in NYC called "Play It Loud: Instruments Of Rock And Roll" will include equipment owned by Page, Moon, Clapton, Emerson and EVH.
04 Apr · Trivium guitarist Matt Heafy has launched a double guitar strap, unfortunately someone chose April 1st to launch the product and now everyone thinks it was a massive joke.
03 Apr · Now here’s a genius idea for all of you cash-strapped buskers out there. Stompai is an app that plays drum sounds, controlled by the movements of your foot.
03 Apr · The new 2019 G&L Fullerton Deluxe Doheny HH model carries on from where Leo Fender's 1959 Fender Jazzmaster design left off, including some nifty features that extend the range of tones available.
01 Apr · Our German-language sister site has just picked up on a new creative workflow plug-in for musicians, beatmakers and producers battling with creative block – the Virtual Nothingizer.
31 Mar · The classic Marshall 1960A slanted 4x12 is known for its rock tone and great bottom end. But do the modern day versions sound as good as the vintage originals?