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Win! A Walrus Audio Mako Series R1 worth £319!

The next iteration of Walrus’s ground-breaking Mako series is a stereo reverb with six modes and bonus features aplenty – enter now to win one.

My Guitar Story: George Glew on his battle-scarred Fender Stratocaster

The Bristol-based songwriter details the story behind his beloved American Deluxe Strat, from swapping it online to why he'll never use gig bags again

​Meet The Moon City Masters: Brooklyn twins reviving 70s groove-rock

For those that are searching for a band with influences steeped in the golden era but confidently driving it into the 21st century, look no further

Black Bobbin: Reimagining the guitar industry through partnerships and good coffee

Shelby Pollard cut his teeth at Chicago Music Exchange, but now he’s struck out on his own to create a new venture that combines his love of boutique guitar gear and small-batch coffee.

The Chris Woods Groove Orchestra’s virtual ensemble is a celebration of guitar playing

Octet, written by Woods and performed by eight Elixir endorsees, celebrates the instrument and showcases the adaptability of the brand’s strings.

Maxïmo Park’s Duncan Lloyd on their new album and stealing guitars from Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy

Written and recorded in isolation across two continents, the album utilises ‘borrowed’ guitars, multi-layered violins and some Japanese guitar curios.

James Kennedy on his love/hate relationship with life as an unsigned musician

The former Kyshera bandleader details the gruelling task of staying afloat on the road as an independent act in his debut book, Noise Damage – although it hasn’t deterred him yet.

Jay Leonard J on his love of The Last Waltz and his dreams of growing a pencil moustache

The Canadian guitar player is most notably known for his esteemed YouTube channel but, as he reveals below, he’s also an accomplished session musician and something of a Bigsby aficionado.

Win! An Orange Terror Stamp worth £149!

Orange’s latest in the Terror line-up is a 20-watt pedalboard amplifier complete with valve preamp – enter below to win one.

My Guitar Story: Lonely The Brave’s Mark Trotter on his Fender Stealth Esquire

Mark Trotter of British rock band Lonely The Brave tells about his beloved Fender Esquire made by master builder John English.