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Matthews Effects updates Astronomer reverb pedal

Matthews Effects Astronomer V2
Version 2.0 of the popular stompbox offers three new reverb algorithms.

Check out this Lowden guitar built from old whiskey barrels

Lowden Bushmills Black Bush
The Black Bush Edition is a stunning acoustic made in collaboration between Lowden Guitars and Bushmills Irish Whiskey.

ValveTrain debuts retrolicious monitors for the digital age

ValveTrain PowerTrain Stage 50
The tube-powered PowerTrain Stage 50 and Studio 20 are designed for use with amp modelers.

Meet Fender’s Jazzmaster and Telecaster hybrid

Fender Jazz-Tele Hybrid Parallel Universe
The new Parallel Universe Jazz-Tele is a mind-bending collision of the two guitars.

Beetronics unleashes two gnarly, gain-lovin’ pedals

Beetronics Royal Jelly
Buzzter is a boost/preamp while Royal Jelly might be the last overdrive and fuzz you’ll need.

Three new electric guitar amplifiers for June 2018

New electric guitar amplifiers amps June 2018
Our favorite new amp and speaker announcements, releases and rumors of the past month.

LunaStone releases “clean but flavorful” boost pedal

Lunastone Boost 18
The slim Boost 18 is an upgrade of the Danish company’s Pusher stompbox.

Eastwood announces replica of vintage Jack White guitar

Jack White Fender Telecaster
You can soon sling the bluesman’s Crestwood Astral II, which he used on the first few White Stripes records.

12 new pedals and effects units for June 2018

New guitar pedals effects june 2018
Our favorite new stompbox announcements, releases and rumors of the past month.

Build your own treble boost on the cheap

Mod Kits DIY Penetrator
The Penetrator, from Mod Kits DIY, doesn’t just have a great name—it’ll set you back a mere $40.

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