Interview: JD McPherson – School’s Out

Teacher turned acclaimed rock ’n’ roller JD McPherson tells Chris Vinnicombe all about recording within the hallowed walls of Nashville’s RCA Studio B, jamming with Queens More...

The Reverb Top 10: Reverb Pedals

A reverb pedal can be one of the most transformative boxes on your board. Dan Orkin from Reverb.com picks out the 10 most popular units on the online gear marketplace… Welcome More...

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part 3

Turning our attention back to our Martin kit build, it’s time to look at the all-important top and back bracing. Huw Price has some important decisions to make and takes inspiration More...

Lazy J J10LC

Many discerning pro and amateur players consider Jesse Hoff’s amplifiers to be among the finest on the planet. Huw Price meets a new model that might be the best Lazy J yet… Awhile More...

Larson Bros Prairie State OM Style 2 VS 1900

Swedish brothers Carl and August Larson crafted some of the most sought-after acoustics of the golden era, and now at last their guitars are back in production. Huw Price crosses More...

Lowden S-35 12 Fret Acoustics

The body size and shape may be familiar, but these are some of the very first Lowdens with a 12th fret neck join and re-designed bracing. Huw Price gets the lowdown… These More...

The North West Guitar Show returns to Haydock Park Racecourse for 2018

Now in its 21st successful year, the UK’s longest established guitar show, the North West Guitar Show, returns to its most More...

Jensen Speakers present the new C12/100 RT Raptor

Jensen Speakers unveils the Jensen Raptor, a new 12” guitar speaker in the Jet Series. The C12/100 RT ‘Raptor’ More...

The May issue of The Guitar Magazine is on sale now!

What do we think about the most talked-about guitar of the year? Find out in our...

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Guitar Classics: The Les Paul Bible is on sale now!

It’s 60 years since Gibson released the sunburst Les Paul Standard, creating what would become the...

Eastman T184MX

Will the latest iteration of Eastman’s compact hollowbody persuade our resident Electric Spanish addict that More...

Gretsch G6118T Players Edition Anniversary

Launched at last year’s Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, this Anniversary model combines Players Edition features with a stellar paint job...

Founders Keepers: Gene Baker Founders Design Stelecaster

Gene Baker was a Master Builder at the Fender Custom Shop between 1993 and 1999. Following a stint as Chief Engineer/Master..

Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Bass Product

When it comes to taking things down low, sometimes all we need is the classics, but that hasn’t stopped some More...

Fender Teams Up With Justin Meldal-Johnsen for Signature JMJ Mustang Bass

The latest addition to the Fender Artist Signature Series embodies vintage-inspired tone, look and feel of Justin Meldal-Johnsen’s treasured 1966 Mustang..

Dunlop CBM105Q Cry Baby Bass Mini Wah

Want to add funky wah to your bass sound without sacrificing pedalbord space? Gareth morgan reports Wah has been a popular..

The Reverb Top 10: Reverb Pedals

A reverb pedal can be one of the most transformative boxes on your board. Dan Orkin from Reverb.com picks out the..

Lazy J J10LC

Many discerning pro and amateur players consider Jesse Hoff’s amplifiers to be among the finest on the planet. Huw Price meets..

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part 3

Turning our attention back to our Martin kit build, it’s time to look at the all-important top and back bracing. Huw..

Chord Clinic: Chord Sequences

This month, we look at ways to get creative with just a guitar and chord sequences. Rod Fogg steers the ship..

Andy Scott’s ES-335 – Block Buster

Andy Scott’s red ES-335 starred on the Sweet’s remarkable string of glam hits in the early 1970s. Steve Clarke gets up-close..

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