Essential Guides

Watch: Get the most out of your overdrive pedal with the help of the BOSS SD-1

Overdrive is the most common and beloved guitar effect, but do you really know what all those knobs do? We’ll show you how with the help of an all-time classic pedal, BOSS’s SD-1 Super Overdrive

The Guitarist’s Guide To Grunge: Essential bands, gear and players

It’s been three decades since grunge cracked the mainstream, but it remains one of the most important moments in the history of guitar music. In a new series, we examine the important bands, gear and players from this remarkable movement.