Thursday, January 17, 2019


Boss multi-effects pedal

10 best multi-effects pedals for guitarists

Here are the top multi-talented stompboxes of the moment.

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part Six

The neck of our self-assembled Martin Guitar Kit is ready to be finished and glued onto the body. Huw Price rocks the joint…

The Reverb Top 10: Vintage Drive Pedals

Do the old ones really sound the best? Dan Orkin of picks out the 10 best selling vintage drive pedals on the online marketplace for you to add to your wishlist…
Gibson goldtop

DIY Workshop: Goldtop Conversion Part Six

Having finally got our Goldtop project playing, we now have to strip it all down once again for lacquering.
Seth Lover Seymour Duncan

All About… Seth Lover

The PAF is one of the all-time great guitar pickups, but the Gibson employee responsible for it also designed legendary amplifiers, the Maestro fuzz pedal and much more. Huw Price profiles the pickup guru’s pickup guru, Seth Lover.
Epiphone Les Paul Sunburst

14 best cheap electric guitars

When it comes to affordability, it doesn’t get more value-for-money than these guitars.
Mesa Boogie Fillmore 50 Hotone Loudster

Four new electric guitar amplifiers: September 2018

Our favorite new amp and speaker announcements, releases and rumors of the past month.
Zvex Fuzz Factory Keeley Super Retro Earthquaker Aqueduct

12 new pedals and effects units: September 2018

Our favorite new stompbox announcements, releases and rumors of the past month.
Solar A2.6 Cort CR300 Fender Traditional XII Ernie Ball Albert Lee HH

Eight new electric and acoustic guitars: September 2018

Our favorite new guitar announcements, releases and rumors from August to September.
Fender Telecaster white

10 best electric guitars under $1,000

Our picks of the best electric guitars under $1,000 for players looking to upgrade their beginner instruments.