All amps have sweet spots where they sound best, but it’s not always possible to crank them up to gig-level volume. That’s where attenuators come in.
Have a monster of an amp stack at home but can't crank it? Pick up one of these attenuators.
Is it or isn’t it? We try to figure out if there’s a genuine 1957 Stratocaster lurking beneath this dodgy refinish or whether it’s just fool’s gold.
While the sound of a 100-watt valve amp at full tilt is a uniquely thrilling experience, it’s rarely practical. Meet six great, low-power valve combos.
A number of classic effects come under the umbrella of modulation. We explain how to tell your vibrato from your chorus and your phaser from your rotary speaker.
More than perhaps any other iconic guitar, Fender’s Telecaster has two very distinct pickups with different sounds.
A selection of vintage-style bridge single-coils for Telecasters.
If you enjoyed our ’57 Vibrolux restoration article, you’re in for another tweedy treat as we solder something Super…
Since British players began trying to replicate US amp sounds in the 60s, boosting volume or frequency without unduly colouring tone has been an ongoing quest.
Whether you use it to tickle your tone or send an amp into overdrive, boost stompboxes are invaluable tools in any guitarist's rig.