Monday, July 22, 2019

Buyer's Guides

Fender American Original ’50s Stratocaster

10 best Strat-style electric guitars

Our picks of the best Strat-style electric guitars from brands such as Xotic, Friedman and, of course, Fender itself.

10 best semi and hollowbody electric guitars

For the warm ‘airiness’ that a semi-hollow or fully hollow electric provides, look no further than these 10 models.
Alvarez AD60

12 best affordable acoustic guitars

A guide for boxes that will stretch your dollar.

10 best distortion pedals for guitarists

From straight-laced units to versatile dirt boxes, we pick out 10 of the best distortion stompboxes for the modern guitarist.

Six new electric amplifiers and accessories: June 2019

Our favourite new amp and speaker announcements, releases and rumours of the past month.
Pedal roundup June

10 new pedals and effects units: June 2019

Our favourite new stompbox announcements, releases and rumours of the past month.

10 new electric and acoustic guitars: June 2019

Our favourite new guitar announcements, releases and rumours of the past month.
taylor builder's edition k14ce v-class

12 best premium acoustic guitars

If you’re uncompromising about your acoustic-guitar tone and construction, check out these dozen models that we consider the best in class.
black volt crazy horse fender hot rod deluxe orange tremlord supro

12 best tube amps for electric guitars

Do you absolutely need glowing glass tubes in your rig? Then check out these tube amps that are the best in class for 2019.

Eight best wah pedals in 2019

Put the treadle to the metal with our guide to the best wah pedals in the business.

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