The All New ESP Horizon Guitars

Two new ESP Horizon guitars are available. The FR-II which features: Neck-Thru-Body, 25.5″ Scale, Mahogany Body, Quilted Maple Top, Maple Neck, Ebony Fingerboard, Locking Nut, 42mm Neck Width, Thin U Neck Contour, 24 XJ Frets, Black Nickel Hardware, Gotoh Tuners, Floyd… Continue Reading

Gibson Mini-Humbucker And Firebird Pickup: Aren’t They The Same?

 What is the real difference between these two pickups? Check out the article “Gibson Mini-Humbucker vs Gibson Firebird Pickup” on the articles page. A brief but detailed explanation of these two toneful pickups. [shop_ad]

Gibson USA Presents The Joan Jett Signature Melody Maker

     “I got my Melody Maker in 1977,” the legendary Joan Jett says about the guitar she has made one of the most iconic instruments in rock and roll. “It was light and it sounded great. It was the guitar… Continue Reading

Resistor Color Codes

 Did you ever wonder what the colored bands on a resistor mean? The article “Resistor Color Codes Explained” will decode the colors and help you understand how the color code system works. [shop_ad]

Interview: Jim Pasch of Hoboken Vintage Guitars

 There is a new article “Interview: Jim Pasch of Hoboken Vintage Guitars” on the Articles page. Jim is an expert on vintage guitars and has been dealing them almost his whole life. In this interview he will talk about his experiences over… Continue Reading

Squeeze More Tone Out Of Your Fender Champion 600 or Gretsch G5222 Amp!

 Want to get some more juice from your Fender Champion 600 or Gretsch G5222 amp? Check out JR Frondelli’s article DIY: Hot Rodding The New Fender Champion 600 article on the Articles page. JR takes you through each step and has… Continue Reading

Tuesday’s Tip Of The Day: Fix That Loose Sagging Grill Cloth!

 If your amp has loose, sagging grill cloth there is an easy quick-fix to tighten it back up to be factory fresh. This remedy applies to the plastic type grill cloth typically found on Fender type amps. First remove the speakers… Continue Reading

Fretboard Care For Your Guitar

Boiled linseed oil is great for fretboards that are not finished over with a lacquer or poly finish. This keeps the fretboard moisturized and prevents cracks. It also helps the feel and playability. You can read more about fingerboard care in… Continue Reading

Hamer Guitars New Web Catalog

 Hamer USA new 2008 Web Catalog is online. The new catalog reads like a virtual book and has information and photos of the Hamer line for 2008. Photos can be enlarged and viewd in detail.  Credit: Hamer.

New Godin Summit CT

 The new Godin Summit CT features an eye catching highly figured solid maple carved top (CT) and an extremely resonant solid mahogany string through body. The worn in feel of the Ergocut shaping technique used on its ebony fingerboard facilitates… Continue Reading

Introducing The Les Paul Traditional From Gibson USA

 You asked for it-you got it. Introducing the Les Paul Traditional from Gibson USA. With all the fat, sweet, snarling Les Paul tone that purists love, the Traditional plays, sounds and weighs like the Les Pauls today’s players grew up… Continue Reading

Vox and Paul McCartney ebay Charity Auction

 VOX amps have been rocking the world for over five decades and have helped define the sound of countless bands through the years, probably the best known and loved being the Beatles. Now we’re giving you the chance to own… Continue Reading

Musikraft Launches New Website!

 Musikraft, makers of licenced Fender replacement bodies and necks as well as custom parts, has their new website online! It is designed to be as user friendly as possible, from info about products to a more simplified ordering process. Please take… Continue Reading

Lovepedal Introduces The Mini Valve Preamp

 The Lovepedal Mini Valve is an upgraded version of the classic Balance Ultimate Pre Amp..  Upgrades include 9VDC filtered Power Input Jack that will accept any Negative ground power supply, Soft touch “TRUE BYPASS” relay system rated at 200,000 cycles… Continue Reading

Review: ISP Decimator Noise Reduction Pedal

 New on the Reviews page is the review of the ISP Decimator noise reduction pedal. Reduce noise without sacrificing your tone!