Category: Electric Guitar

NAMM 2013 Hits Nashville

If you couldn’t make it to Nashville this past weekend for Summer NAMM 2013 (National Association of Music Merchants), you definitely missed out. As one of the music industries largest trade shows, Summer NAMM is the best way to find out about upcoming products, as well as to catch some celebrity appearances and great performances.

Telecaster Thinline Super Deluxe

Posted 02 Nov 2012 in Electric Guitar, News
Fender Telecaster Thinline Super Deluxe - White

Everybody knows a Fender Guitar when they see it.  The look is classic and its no wonder the brand has been around for over sixty years.  Now Fender is back and has introduced the Telecaster Thinline Super Deluxe. But if you want one you better not wait because the Telecaster Thinline Super Deluxe has been released as a limited-edition model. The Telecaster Thinline Super Deluxe model comes in Olympic White and classic Black and include a semi-hollow basswood body that…

Free Download: Metallica June 17, 1994


This is something I just came across and wanted to share as I know we have a ton of Metallica fans out there.  There isn’t much of a major story here other than the fact that you can download some free Metallica music from back in the day!  This isn’t the first offering from the band however it is the most recent and is really a classic Metallica show including many of their high energy, hi octane hits. 1. Master…

Express Plus 5:25 Guitar Amp from Mesa Boogie

Express Plus 5:25 Amp from Mesa Boogie

Looking for a beast of an amp that’s loaded with all of the features you need?  Here is one from Mesa Boogie that you want to put on your list of amps to check out before you drop your hard earned cash and make your next purchase.  The Express Plus line of products from Mesa Boogie is one of their best sellers for good reason. Aside from being made right here in the good old U.S.A. the Express Plus 5:25…

Gibson Electric Guitar Artist Models Series

Posted 29 Sep 2012 in Electric Guitar
Gibson Guitars Artist Model Series

Ok so maybe this isn’t ‘technically’ guitar news but I liked it and I’m writing this article so there you have it.  I was browsing Gibson’s website and got stuck looking at the Gibson Guitar: Artist Model Series.  Obviously everyone pretty much knows a Gibson on sight.  It’s a classic line of Guitars and I was just looking through all the different models.  There are so many different models that I wanted but I would have to sell everything I…

BC 2 Guitar Distortion and Overdrive Pedal from BOSS

BC-2 Combo Drive from BOSS

If you are looking for a compact effects pedal that will deliver a retro British combo amp tone then look no further.  The BC-2 from BOSS lets you control the pedal with a single knob.  You also have full control over multiple sound characters allowing you to access a massively full spectrum of tone. Everything that’s old becomes new again and that couldn’t be more true with music.  If you are looking to recreate the classic retro sound the BC-2…

Reintroducing The Gittler Guitar from Gittler Instruments

Posted 26 Sep 2012 in Electric Guitar, Featured, General News, News
Gittler Guitar

In the guitar landscape there are so many different styles of guitars for musicians to select from.  Each different guitar has its own unique sounds, feel, tone and ambiance as well as their own look.  Today we are proud to introduce you to a guitar from Gittler Instruments that not only looks like no other guitar on the market but will also provide musicians with a uniquely true sound. First we should give you some background.  Alan Gittler is known…

Space Reverb Guitar Effects Pedal From Eventide

Posted 23 Sep 2012 in Accessories, Effects, Electric Guitar, Gear News, News
Space Reverb Guitar Effects Pedal from Eventide

I was browsing some of the best selling guitar effects pedals and came across the Space Reverb Guitar Effects Pedal from Eventide.  Let’s  face it.  There are a lot of different effects pedals on the market and sometimes its difficult to choose the right one for your budget and what you are looking for performance-wise. The Space Reverb effect pedal gives musicians a solid list of reverb options.  The reverb algorithms in the Space Reverb pedal when combined with various…

Guitar Apps for Android – Jimi Guitar and Jimi Tutor

Posted 22 Sep 2012 in Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Reviews
Jimi Guitar App

Here are two great mobile applications you should give a try if you like guitar. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced guitarist, these apps will be not only fun but also essential tools to keep in your pocket. Jimi Guitar is already one of the most acclaimed guitar apps on Android market. It has a variety of play modes and a smart user interface that make it enjoyable even for non-musicians. The free play mode changes your phone into a…

Guitar Review: Crafter SA-TVMS Hybrid Guitar

Posted 30 Jul 2008 in Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Reviews

Hybrid guitars seem to be all the rage these days. The benefits are obvious – being able to obtain electric and acoustic guitar sounds at the flick of a switch without changing your guitar. Imagine going from a loud, rocking opening song to a quiet, intimate acoustic ballad without having to change guitars. The reality however, is that these guitars tend to favour one sound over the other, and the final product is really a compromise of sorts between an…