Tuesday’s Tip of the Day: Nylon or Steel Saddles on Your Gibson? Both!

 This Tuesday’s Tip of the Day comes from a unique feature on the new Joe Bonamassa Signature Les Paul guitar. It seems that Joe was experimenting with some of the components on one of his Les Paul’s and decided to… Continue Reading

Bruce Springsteen to Play Superbowl XLIII!!!

 The NFL and NBC have just announced their latest act to headline at the Super Bowl halftime show. And no, Janet Jackson won’t be returning anytime soon. Set to perform in next year’s halftime extravaganza is Bruce Springsteen and the… Continue Reading

Spotlight: Scott Lentz – Lentz Guitar

 This month’s Spotlight is on Scott Lentz of Lentz Guitar. In this interview with Scott he talks about how he got started, what his favorite guitar design is and some key points in guitar construction. His instruments are the way… Continue Reading

Johnny Winter: Live Through the 70’s DVD Coming Soon!

The new Johnny Winter: Live Through the 70’s DVD set is scheduled for an October 28 release. On the heels of the success of the first three installments of the Live Bootleg CD series, Johnny has decided to open his… Continue Reading

New PRS Starla!

 Similar in spirit to the double cutaway Mira model introduced at Experience PRS 2007, the single cutaway Starla has many vintage themed appointments and is PRS Guitars’ first solidbody electric guitar featuring a standard Bigsby B5 tail piece and a… Continue Reading

“The Blues Rolls On” – New All-Star Elvin Bishop Album!

 “The Blues Rolls On” harks back to Elvin Bishop’s roots, paying tribute to the musicians who inspired him and who also helped give him his start. Supported by an all-star cast of blues royalty featuring B.B. King, Warren Haynes, Derek… Continue Reading

Peavey Introduces VYPYR Series Modeling Amplifiers

  Peavey proudly introduces its new VYPYR® Series modeling guitar amplifiers, the most technologically advanced and affordable guitar modeling amplifiers available. With double the processing power, models and effects of competitive modeling amplifiers, the VYPYR Series dramatically redefines the power… Continue Reading

New Article: Nashville Tuning

 There is a new article on the Articles page about the Nashville Tuning. This tuning has been used on countless country music recordings as well as many famous rock and pop tunes. Wild Horses by the Rolling Stones is one… Continue Reading

Tuesday’s Tip of the Day: Using a Capo for Truss Rod Adjustments

 If you need to adjust your vintage Fender type truss rod with access at the heel or change the battery in your acoustic/electric guitar this tip will help keep your strings in place and make the job a lot easier.… Continue Reading

New Article: Marshall Amp Date Codes

 There is a new article on the Articles page “Marshall Amp Date Codes”. This article will help you determine the date of manufacture for Marshall amps. Click here to read the article. [shop_ad]

New Line 6 BackTrack!

Inspiration is spontaneous, and the Line 6 BackTrackTM is your guitar’s instant replay button. Easy to use, BackTrack captures everything you play without ever hitting record. Always on, BackTrack begins recording as soon as it detects a signal. Just plug into… Continue Reading

Introducing the New Carr Raliegh!

Carr Amplifiers introduces the new Raleigh. Three watts, three knobs, two personalities. The Raleigh is a versatile practice/studio amp designed to deliver both pristine clean and heavily overdriven tones at usable volumes. The Raleigh’s styling pays homage to the funky… Continue Reading

The Black Strat Book by Phil Taylor

 The Black Strat Book tells the official chronological story of Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour’s favorite legendary Black Stratocaster from 1970 to the present. Written by Phil Taylor – David’s personal guitar technician and the band’s chief backline tech since… Continue Reading

Fender Releases New John Severson Sonoran SCE Acoustic Models!

      Cowabunga, dudes-Fender crests a new wave of coolness with the fall 2008 introduction of two sweet new California Series acoustic guitars designed by legendary surf artist and Surfer magazine publisher John Severson. Both John Severson Sonoran SCE models are… Continue Reading

New Article – DIY: Re-Voicing the Normal Channel of Your Fender Blackface Amp

 How many players have a two channel Fender blackface (or silverface) amp? How many players actually use the Normal channel? How many players would like to use the Normal channel for added versatility? If you are one of these players… Continue Reading