New Blackbird Guitars Carbon Fiber Nylon String Model

Until the Blackbird Rider Nylon string model, players were left with the option of risking their fragile classical guitar while on the road or substituting it with an inferior travel instrument. Blackbird’s patent-pending, one-piece, hollow body, neck, and head construction… Continue Reading

New Woodello Industries Mastery Bridge!

 Woodello Industries has announced the Mastery Bridge, a completely new bridge design specifically made to replace the OEM Fender Jazzmaster, Jaguar, Mustang, Bass VI, Jag-Stang and Bigsby-equipped Telecaster bridges  The Mastery Bridge eliminates the buzzing associated with previous saddle designs.… Continue Reading

Available Today: New Fender Yngwie Malmsteen Tribute Series Stratocaster

 November 28, 2008 marks the release of the Fender’s Yngwie Malmsteen Tribute Series Stratocaster, a.k.a. the “Play Loud,” guitar. The instrument is a meticulous recreation of the infamous and battle-hardened 1971 Stratocaster guitar that fueled Malmsteen’s meteoric rise to metal stardom,… Continue Reading

New Sheryl Crow “Home For Christmas” Holiday CD

Available for the holidays is the new Sherly Crow release “Home For Christmas“. Some of the tracks include All Through The Night, The Bells Of St. Mary’s, Blue Christmas, The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire), Go Tell… Continue Reading

New General Guitar Gadgets DIST Complete Kit

 General Guitar Gadgets has just released a new kit called the DIST Complete Kit.  The DIST kit can be used to build any of these classic pedals: MXR Distortion Plus, DOD 250 Overdrive (yellow or gray) and the Ross Distortion.… Continue Reading

Ruokangas Guitars: Project Unicorn Video Diary Part 8 Online!

 Juha Ruokangas of Ruokangas Guitars has posted Part 8 of his Video Diary on the building of his new model the Unicorn. The entire design and build process is being filmed and posted on YouTube for the entire world to see. You… Continue Reading

The Latest Innovation From Leslie

 For the first time, a genuine LESLIE speaker has been designed and voiced specifically for the guitar. Since the sixties, the elusive, swirling sound of a guitar played through a genuine LESLIE speaker has been a choice element in many… Continue Reading

Bruce Springsteen “Working on a Dream” Album Set For January 27 Release!

 Springsteen’s new album ‘Working on a Dream’ has been set for January 27 release on Columbia Records. ‘Working on a Dream’ was recorded with the E Street Band and features twelve new Springsteen compositions plus one bonus track. It is… Continue Reading

New Article: DIY- How To Tweak Bright Caps in Your Guitar Amplifier

 What does that little capacitor soldered to the volume pot in my amp do? And why are some of those little caps hooked up to a switch? In this new article DIY: How To Tweak Bright Caps in Your Guitar… Continue Reading

Way Huge Pedals Are Back!

 Guitar players-your wish is finally answered: Way Huge is back! Effects guru Jeorge Tripps-creator of the coveted Aqua-Puss Analog Delay, Green Rhino Overdrive II, and Swollen Pickle Jumbo Fuzz-is working with premier accessory manufacturer Dunlop, maker of  the legendary Crybaby and… Continue Reading

New Musikraft “Blackguard” Telecaster Bodies

 Exciting News! The “Blackguard” Tele necks that Musikraft is offering have been met with such an overwhelming success, that they felt it only natural to follow with “Blackguard” style bodies. These bodies are built in the spirit of the early… Continue Reading

New Jerry Douglas Signature Series Aura Imaging Pedal

New from Fishman Transducers is the Jerry Douglas Signature Aura Imaging pedal. The new pedal features 16 custom Fishman Aura Images created and used by Jerry Douglas specifically for resophonic guitars, Volume, Blend, and Image Select controls, Feedback-fighting Phase switch,… Continue Reading

New Blackstar HT-5 Mini-Stack!

 The new Blackstar Amplification HT-5 is the ultimate studio and practice amp, packing all the great tone and innovative features of the award- winning HT valve pedals into a two channel, footswitchable valve amp format. The patent-applied-for ISF (Infinite Shape Feature)… Continue Reading

New Glendale Dreamcaster

 New from Glendale Guitars is the Dreamcaster. This guitar (serial # 050) is sure to turn some heads from pure tone alone. Add to that a vintage look, feel, highly flame Maple top, herringbone inlay, and you’ll have a timeless… Continue Reading

Joe Barden HB and HB Two/Tone Pickups Now Available in White

 Now available in white from Joe Barden Engineering are the HB and HB Two/ToneTM are full humbucker-sized pickups designed for players who are looking for the maximum amount of tone, sensitivity and output, without being saddled with an inherently distorted or… Continue Reading