Happy Halloween From Bruce Springsteen!

 Happy Halloween from Bruce Springsteen. A short video about the Jersey Devil. Click here to check it out. Scary….

New Digitech Hardwire Pedals

With HardWire, DigiTech ushers in a new standard for pedal performance – and a new category; Extreme Performance Pedals. Created especially for experienced players who demand perfection, HardWire represents the first pedals that rock as hard as their users do.… Continue Reading

Three New ESP LTD Deluxe Models for Fall 2008!

While you were at the beach, having barbecues, and going to concerts this summer, we kept working hard at ESP. The result? Three killer new models in the ESP LTD Deluxe series! First, feast your eyes on the LTD EC-1000 STP!… Continue Reading

New Ovation iDea Guitar

 When the Ovation guitar was introduced in 1966, recording studios occupied entire buildings. Now in 2008, an entire recording studio is built into an Ovation guitar. The new Ovation iDea is the first and only guitar of its kind, featuring… Continue Reading

Tuesday’s Tip of the Day: How To Repair Small Tears in Speaker Cones

Todays tip for Tuesday is about how to repair small tears in speaker cones. You may have a really great sounding speaker with it’s original cone that has a small tear somewhere in the cone. A small tear is around… Continue Reading

Susan Tedeschi “Back to the River” Released Today!

 ‘Back To The River’ released today by Grammy nominated vocalist/guitarist Susan Tedeschi features collaborations with a bevy of roots rock royalty. Susan’s earlier releases featured a limited number of original songs but on her new record she co-wrote on all… Continue Reading

The Legendary G&L SC-2 Returns!

  It’s been more than 20 years since G&L made the SC-2, though its popularity is getting stronger each year.   It’s a perfect time for a comeback: G&L is proud to announce that the SC-2 is back and better than ever!… Continue Reading

New Taylor Fall 2008 Fall Limiteds

The Taylor 2008 Fall Limited Editions feature a gorgeous pairing of Mexican cocobolo and Hawaiian koa, two of Taylors most exotic and visually striking tonewoods. The two share starring and supporting roles, as rich, lava-hued cocobolo bodies accented with a… Continue Reading

New Glendale Extreme Fat Neckplates With Logo

 New from Glendale Guitars is an Extreme Fat Neck Plate for bolt on neck guitars. It is made of nickel plated .1046″ cold rolled steel with correct vintage countersunk holes. Credit: Glendale Guitars.

Guyatone Releases New Mighty Micro Effects!

 Based on Guyatone’s award-winning Micro Series effects, the Mighty Micros offer professional-grade features and exceptional sound quality in an ultra-compact, lightweight chassis that is 33% smaller and 50% lighter than your average stompbox. The Guyatone Mighty Micros offer many improvements… Continue Reading

All New Barber Electronics Dual Discrete Pedal!

New from Barber Electronics Custom Shop is the  Dual Discrete pedal. This model features Barber’s 2 most popular drive pedals, the LTD which is first in the signal path and the Direct Drive second, in a single housing. The enclosure… Continue Reading

Way Huge Pedals Are Back!

After a long absence form the effects market Way Huge pedals are back! The Pork Loin, Fat Sandwich and Swollen Pickle are available exclusively through Musictoyz.com. The first batch of pedals are shipping now. Credit: Way Huge.

Tuesday’s Tip of the Day: Preventing Hand Fatigue

If you experience hand fatigue and or pain from extended periods of playing there are a few things you can do to prevent it and avoid a more serious condition such as tendonitis or Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Hand fatigue happens for… Continue Reading

New AC/DC Album “Black Ice” Released Today!

 AC/DC’s new album called “Black Ice” features 15 new tracks from brothers Angus and Malcolm Young, along with Brian Johnson, Cliff Williams, and Phil Rudd. The album was produced by Brendan O’Brien and mixed by Mike Fraser at the Warehouse… Continue Reading

Tom Petty’s Runnin’ Down a Dream DVD Re-Released!

Warner Brothers Records will release cinema legend Peter Bogdanovich’s film Runnin’ Down A Dream: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as a two-disc DVD, complete with added previously unreleased bonus performances, on October 28. Formerly sold as a four-disc package exclusively… Continue Reading