The Stratocaster Bible is on sale now!

The Stratocaster Bible is on sale now! From the makers of The Guitar Magazine, The Stratocaster Bible is a 132-page celebration of the greatest electric guitar of all time packed More...

Interview: Örn Custom Guitars – The Ice Man Cometh

Gunnar Örn Sigurðsson has been making Orn Custom Guitars by hand in Reykjavík, Iceland for over 20 years, and his ‘dipping process’ is a concept he claims is a first More...

Ones to Watch: Boy Azooga

Boy Azooga’s Davey Newington is a man with much musical pedigree. Here he tells Sam Roberts how it all started, from orchestral upbringings to Phoebe from Friends… When More...

Marshall Origin 20C – Origin Of Species

A player-friendly update on the amps that made Marshall great, the Origin series aims to prove that vintage can be modern. Richard Purvis puts the 20-watt combo under the microscope… Look More...

Rick Turner Model 1 Deluxe LBU & Special C Limited Edition

For many of us, Rick Turner guitars will have only crossed our radars as Lindsey Buckingham’s preferred axe. Huw Price samples two examples of hand-built US exotica that buck More...

House Of Tone Texas Tea T-Set

Legend has it that, for a short while in the mid-50s, Fender changed the recipe of its Telecaster pickups – and House Of Tone has recreated one of those mysterious sets. Huw More...

The Stratocaster Bible is on sale now!

The Stratocaster Bible is on sale now! From the makers of The Guitar Magazine, The Stratocaster Bible is a 132-page celebration More...

The Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show 2018

The Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show returns to Pudsey Civic Hall on Sunday 2nd September 2018 from 10am to 4.00pm. Now More...

The August issue of The Guitar Magazine is out now!

The August 2018 issue of The Guitar Magazine is on sale now and this month it’s...

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

Is your trusty six-string causing you trouble? Before you consider a potentially expensive trip to see...

Guitar Classics: Legends is on sale now!

Guitar Classics: Legends is on sale now! From the team behind The Guitar Magazine, Legends features...

Rick Turner Model 1 Deluxe LBU & Special C Limited Edition

For many of us, Rick Turner guitars will have only crossed our radars as Lindsey Buckingham’s preferred axe. More...

Lowden GL-10 Koa

What started as a one-off commission has ended up being Lowden’s very first production solidbody electric. Does it have the magic..

Eastman T49D/v

Why should rockers have all the fun? Chris Vinnicombe gets his fingers all in a tangle as Eastman takes its stunning..

Fender American Original ’50s Precision Bass

The daddy of the electric bass returns in ‘greatest hits’ form as part of Fender’s new-for-2018 American More...

Auden Bowman Bass

Auden’s impressive range of retro-vibed, quality acoustic instruments gets a four-string addition to handle the low-end duties. Michael Heatley tunes in…..

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 brands..

ThorpyFX Fat General

Adrian Thorpe’s new compressor marks the start of an ongoing collaboration with a stompbox legend. Richard Purvis stands to attention… Like..

Marshall Origin 20C – Origin Of Species

A player-friendly update on the amps that made Marshall great, the Origin series aims to prove that vintage can be modern...

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part Five

She’s going to be a beauty. But there are still a few steps until we’re strumming away. Huw Price is bound..

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 Bench Test: 1956 Gibson Les Paul Custom – Custom Fit

The black-lacquered, jazz club sophistication of the earliest LP Custom takes more of its styling cues from Steinway than Stromberg. Huw..

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