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Some guitarists get divorced more often than they change their string brand, and though they are just as integral to how we play and sound, plectrums can be much the same. Huw More...

40 Ways To Sound Better At Home

We all play at home, but most of us can’t do so with our amps cranked – here are 40 ways to keep it down and still sound great. Words Richard Purvis Sleeping children, More...

In Pictures: The London International Guitar Show 2017

We recently visited the London International Guitar Show at Kempton Park Racecourse. Now in its biggest iteration, it follows on from 20 years of success for the Northern Guitar More...

Fender launches Mustang GT Amps with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

Amplifier, Free Companion App, Offer Artist-Curated Presets, User-Generated Editing, Sharing For Easy Tone Creation, Endless Creative Control. Fender Musical Instruments Corporation More...

Fender American Professional Telecaster Demo

Fender’s new-for-2017 American Professional Series Telecaster is here! Read the exclusive first UK magazine review online: For more information More...

NAMM 2017: The video highlights from Anaheim

NAMM 2017 delivered another stellar selection of new gear for the G&B team to get excited over. Take a look at our video highlights from Anaheim below. Martin’s Tim More...

Black Friday Sale at

Our friends over at are having a huge Black Friday sale! It’s by far the biggest Black Friday sale due to More...

Seymour Duncan Release La Super Rica Fuzz Pedal

Seymour Duncan, a leading manufacturer of pickups and pedals, announces the release of La Super Rica Fuzz Pedal. La More...

Guitar Classics: The Fender Custom Shop Bible is on sale now!

Get your copy here. Digital copies are available here. For three decades, the Fender Custom Shop...

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

The November 2017 issue of The Guitar Magazine is on sale now, complete with a FREE...

The October Issue of The Guitar Magazine is out now!

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Eastman Antique Varnish T64/V

Will Eastman’s factory-aged homage to a hitmaking hollowbody help Chris Vinnicombe wind back the clock? Regular More...

The Money Shot: 1957 Gibson ES-350T

Gibson’s records indicate that just 74 ES-350T instruments were shipped with a natural finish in 1957, and this gorgeous electric hollowbody..

Godin Montreal Premiere LTD

A limited run of the Canadian company’s thinline semi that boasts a tweaked spec, super-cool looks and something of a revelation..

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 More...

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..

Taylor GS Mini-e Bass

Taylor’s successful GS Mini range gets a four-string bass. Gareth Morgan finds out if small is beautiful… Taylor’s travel and beginner-focused..

Keeley Compressor Plus Review

The pedal that kicked off the boutique boom has gained an invisible ‘Plus’. Richard Purvis finds out what it adds up..

Honeyboy Amps 18 & 5 Review

They may be dressed like psychedelic reptiles, but these hand-wired British combos are tweed on the inside… Richard Purvis samples a..

DIY Workshop: Goldtop Conversion Part 2

When you’re converting an old Greco guitar into a retro LP-style Goldtop, what better reference point to have than the real..

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..

Vintage Time Machines: 1960s Di Mauro Grand Bouche

Feel the Django vibes with this Selmer-inspired French acoustic from the swinging 60s. In recent editions of Vintage Time Machines, we’ve..

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