Bob Dylan Detained by NJ Police for Loitering!

 Police in Long Branch, N.J., briefly detained Bob Dylan after rookie cops failed to recognize the music legend, and he didn’t have ID. In fairness to the 22-year-old officer who answered the call about an “eccentric-looking old man” wandering around… Continue Reading

Ted Weber of Weber VST Passes Away!

 We here at are saddened to learn of Ted Weber’s passing today. He was a smart gentlemen, always took the time to answer questions and was generous with his knowledge. He will be sorely missed by the music industry and his… Continue Reading

New Boss FRV-1 “Fender Reverb” Now Available

 BOSS and Fender  have collaborated to create the FRV-1, a stunning recreation of the 1963 Fender Reverb. A staple sound of rockabilly, country, blues, surf rock and even grunge rock, this tube-driven reverb sound is now available in an affordable,… Continue Reading

Breaking News: Guitar Legend Les Paul Dies at 94

 Les Paul, the guitarist and inventor who changed the course of music with the electric guitar and multitrack recording and had a string of hits, many with wife Mary Ford, died on Thursday. He was 94. According to Gibson Guitar,… Continue Reading

New ElectroKraft Magnedyne Adjustable Tone Pickup

 The new Magnedyne adjustable tone single coil pickup by is a hand wound vintage style pickup whose tone can be instantly changed. For direct replacement of any Strat style guitar pickup, requiring no modifications to your pickguard or guitar… Continue Reading

New Beatles to a Tee Volume 4 DVD!

 We’re very pleased to announce the long awaited release of this fourth and final chapter in the Learn to Play The Beatles To A Tee! Instructional guitar series.  In this Volume 4 DVD, we’ve worked hard to continue to bring you the… Continue Reading

New Carvin V3 LED Backlighting Option

 Carvin has added an innovative new option to our V3 Series head, half-stacks and full-stacks. The new V3LED option adds style to the V3 by allowing you to assign your channels with brilliant LEDs from hot red to cool blue… Continue Reading

New TV Jones P-90 Pickup

 A one-of-a-kind sound that embodies the traditional P-90 design with classic TV Jones growl. The P-90 bridge pickup has thicker highs and more defined lows than what is commonly heard from traditonal P-90s. The sound is monstrous with plenty of… Continue Reading

New Burriss Amps Dirty Red

 Burriss Amps introduces the newest member in their series of small, powerful and affordable, hand-made tube amplifiers: Dirty Red. Known for his line of full size tube amps – Switch Master, Shadow, dB Special and the versatile Royal Bluesman head,… Continue Reading

New Kay K161 Now Shipping!

 The K161 Kay Thin Twin Electric Guitar was originally introduced in 1952 and was known as the “Jimmy Reed” or “Howlin’ Wolf” model. The Thin Twin was the first guitar to be able to create that unique blues sound from… Continue Reading

New Ibanez WH10V2 Reissue Wah Pedal

 There’s nothing like the sound of a classic wah pedal to squeeze every ounce of expression out of a screaming solo or rhythm part. The Ibanez WH10V2 was a hit when it was first released in the ’80s and now… Continue Reading

New Parker DragonFly Guitar

 Parker Guitars introduces the DF824 DragonFly, the first new USA production model Parker since 2005. The Dragonfly is equipped with all the great features Parker is known for in an elegantly carved new shape, showcasing a new, more traditional and… Continue Reading

New Fryette Memphis Thirty Combo

 The highly anticipated Fryette Memphis Thirty Two Channel Class A Combo Amplifier made its first appearance in July 2009 at Summer NAMM in Nashville.Feature packed, yet simple and intuitive to operate, the Memphis Thirty produces an amazingly broad palette of… Continue Reading

Spotlight: Ken Kantor – ZT Amplifiers

 Ken Kantor is the man behind the new, cutting-edge company, ZT Amplifiers of Berkeley, California. He has earned several Design and Engineering awards along with four “Grand Prix” product honors. His latest creation is the Lunchbox amplifier. In this interview… Continue Reading

New Marshall Class 5 Amp!

 Created in the legendary “Bluesbreaker” style the Class 5 gets back to basics with a top-loaded “plex-esque” panel comprising Volume, Treble, Middle and Bass. This simple feature set is the Class 5’s secert weapon, and what you get in return… Continue Reading