Tuesday, October 15, 2019


ernie ball gak

In Pictures: VIP Ernie Ball Music Man guitar event at GAK

From rare BFR editions to bestselling signature models, these Music Man guitars caught our eye at the brand's recent VIP event in Brighton.

Your Board: Mike Insley’s pared-down rig of essentials

Based in Cheshire, Staffordshire, this reader shares his fondness for tinkering and gives practical advice for those just acquiring GAS.

In Pictures: New Fender guitars and pedals at Summer NAMM 2019

Check out the new Vintera Series, Custom Shop models and pedals.
Gretsch G2622TG-P90 Streamliner Center Block P-90 with Bigsby

In Pictures: New Gretsch guitars at Summer NAMM 2019

Electromatics, Custom Shop gems and more – all the new six-strings from Gretsch at Summer NAMM 2019.
gibson 2019 les pauls

In Pictures: New Gibson guitars at Summer NAMM 2019

Les Pauls, SGs and thinlines galore – all from Gibson's Summer NAMM 2019 booth.

Your Board: Andrew Bentley’s versatile rig for late-60s tones and beyond

This reader shares his fondness for UK-made gear, including a certain OD box sporting a radio mast decal.
Liam Jeffery's pedalboard top shot

Your Board: Liam Jeffery’s well-heeled classic rock pedalboard

Based in Birmingham, UK, this reader shares his fondness for big, robust sounds.
Mitchell Strauss pedalboard style shot against taylor guitar

Your Board: Mitchell Strauss’ rig for country blues

Residing in Iowa, this retired university professor has recently got into the pedal craze.
Kalamazoo KG-14 style shot

This Kalamazoo KG-14 is brimming with Dust Bowl tones and vintage mojo

Take a closer look at a stunning late-1930s example of the flat-top acoustic model made famous by Robert Johnson.

Tool, Slipknot and Slash star in our gallery from Download 2019

Def Leppard, The Smashing Pumpkins and Whitesnake also brought their A-game to the Donington Park stage.

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