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New USA Stratocaster, Les Paul Standard and Telecaster put through their paces
From entry level to exotica...
Matt Frost (Guitarist)February 24, 2015, 10:49 GMT
When it comes to pioneering improvisation, ear-catching fusion and astounding jazz chops, they don't get much better than Mr Wayne Krantz. The six-string virtuoso gives us a few lessons in the key of life...
GuitaristFebruary 24, 2015, 9:28 GMT
The stack of pedals designed to sound like classic amps has grown ever higher. Here's our pick of pedals that deserve a Tolex finish...
GuitaristFebruary 20, 2015, 15:25 GMT
Tired of the same old overdrive tones? Look no further... below is a selection of boutique dirtboxes to suit all tastes, from full-bodied fuzz to just plain nasty
Advertorial feature (Guitarist, Total Guitar & Guitar Techniques)February 20, 2015, 12:40 GMT
Guitar, bass and acoustic bargains from our recommended retailers
Michael Brown (Total Guitar, Guitarist)February 19, 2015, 12:29 GMT
Following the success of its Cali76 and SlideRig FET compressors, Origin Effects has launched two limited-edition Cali76 pedals with NOS germanium transistor output stages: the Cali76 Germanium and Cali76 Germanium Parallel / Boost.
GuitaristFebruary 19, 2015, 9:30 GMT
Devastating dirt is back with a vengeance this year. Here's our pick of six of the best hot distortions to supercharge your rock
Dave Burrluck (Guitarist)February 18, 2015, 9:30 GMT
The original prototype of the PRS Custom, built in 1984 by Paul Reed Smith's own fair hand, is a lovingly-crafted, oft-imitated guitar.
Dave Burrluck (Guitarist)February 17, 2015, 12:01 GMT
Is it just us, or does PRS Guitars still seem like the new boy? Can it really be 30 years since the world - or at least a few interested people - saw the PRS Custom for the first time? It's time to take stock of a modern classic, its legacy and what the future holds...
Michael Brown (Total Guitar, Guitarist)February 17, 2015, 10:09 GMT
The H9 is Eventide's multi-effects wonderbox, capable of running all the effects from the ModFactor, PitchFactor, TimeFactor and Space pedals, minus the TimeFactor's looper – until now.
Dave Burrluck (Guitarist)February 17, 2015, 8:55 GMT
We trace the history of PRS from before Paul Reed Smith opened his first factory to the present day. It's been a ride…
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