New Boss TU-1000 Stage Tuner

 The new BOSS TU-1000 is a tuner fit for a rockstar. The new flagship of the famous BOSS TU-series is built tough and made for the stage floor. Its large, high-intensity LED meter provides perfect visibility on dark stages or… Continue Reading

Capo’s For Truss Rod Adjustments and String Removal

 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 alot easier. First… Continue Reading

Lollar Pickups Releases the B.S. Tele Bridge Pickup

 Lollar pickups announce the release of a new single coil model, designed to fit into a standard Telecaster-style bridge route. The B.S. bridge pickup offers a unique single coil sound, while sharing some of the tonal characteristics of Lollar’s acclaimed… Continue Reading

New Review: ZT Amplifiers “Lunchbox”

 There is a review on the Reviews page of the ZT Amplifiers “Lunchbox” model including a video demo clip. This amp was a huge surprise and can cover many different live gig situations and recording sessions. Every guitar player could… Continue Reading

Interview: Juha Ruokangas – Project Unicorn Completion!

 Juha Ruokangas has just completed his latest guitar model the Unicorn. Using his tonewood recipe Juha has created a handcrafted instrument that is balanced and built for the discerning guitarist. This is a labor of love that was documented every step… Continue Reading

NY Amp Show 2009 – Amps, Lunchboxes and Leather!

 The 2009 NY Amp Show was held on Saturday May 9th. Over 60 exhibitors from around the globe brought samplings of their creations for everyone to check out. This was an awesome showing of some really cool gear. Click here to read… Continue Reading

Hum Elimination With Multi-Amp Rigs

 If your rig has more than one amp in it and you are experiencing excessive hum or buzzing then you may have a ground loop. A ground loop is an unwanted current in a conductor connecting two points that are supposed… Continue Reading

2009 NY Amp Show Today! LIVE Twitter Feed

 All of us here at will be attending the NY Amp Show today visiting with manufacturers. We will be updating twitter all day today, so check back for the news.  All info is in the link below.   Embassy Suites Hotel 121… Continue Reading

New Fryette Wesite Has Launched!

 The new Fryette Amplification website has just launched!  We feel we have an exciting theme, including rotating beauty shots on the home page, & a user friendly design that should create some buzz.  Sexy photos & all the information end users have… Continue Reading

Gibson Previews Billy Gibbons ‘Pearly Gates’ 1959 Les Paul Replica!

Is there a Billy Gibbons Pearly Gates model in the works at the Custom Shop? Well … that would be a Texas-sized yes! Gibson Custom has already spent many weeks working in conjunction with legendary guitarist and artist Billy Gibbons,… Continue Reading

Interview: Tanya Pesnya – Jazz/Rock From Russia

 There is a new interview on the Articles page with Russian born jazz guitarist Tanya Pesnya. Leaving Russia for France where she now resides Tanya is busy playing jazz and zouk gigs and is planning her first solo CD release.… Continue Reading

Lapsteel “Honky Tonk” Western Swing Tuning Video

Here is a video with a great tuning for your 6-string lapsteel guitar. This tuning is excellent for “honky tonk” and western swing type sounds. You can view more DIY and instructional clips on the Video page here. [shop_ad]

ZT Amplifiers Lunchbox

UPDATES: Click here to Read our Review of the ZT Lunchbox Amp complete with Video of Billy Playing We are proud to offer a special deal from the great folks at ZT Amplifiers.  Get the ZT Lunchbox for $260, a… Continue Reading

New Spotlight: Tech 21 – Sans Tubes for 20 Years!

 This month’s Spotlight feature is on Tech 21, NYC. The company was formed by Andrew Barta back in 1989 and this year marks their 20th anniversary! In this interview Vice President, Dale Krevens talks about Tech 21’s beginnings, analog vs. digital technology… Continue Reading

Introducing the Gibson Store!

 Gibson is very proud to announce the opening of our online Gibson Store, where you can find the very finest Gibson-themed apparel for women and men, as well as designer watches, bracelets and pens. The store also carries a large… Continue Reading