Browne Amplification’s David Brown on how he came up with the pedal that’s appearing on pro boards all over the world

Quickly adopted by session players and pedal enthusiasts alike, the Browne Protein is now regarded as one of the best new overdrives. We talk to founder David Brown about the influence of broken AC30s and getting the pedal on tour with Bon Jovi.

“I’m still having fun with guitars”: Pete Townshend on Clapton, Hendrix, The Who and coping with lockdown life

As The Who's guitar-smasher puts the finishing touches on a box-set for his first concept album The Who Sell Out, we caught up with the 75-year-old to look back at his memories of that time, his lockdown-induced GAS, and why guitars are rather like puppies.