The ToneWoodAmp is on sale at Thomann and Sweetwater, offering eight different effects from your unplugged acoustic
TC Electronic's Ditto Jam X2 Looper has an innovative feature that can adapt loops to the beat
20 years gone, the musical legacy of the Beatles' lead guitarist lives on – here's four key lessons of early George
We break down the lead techniques of the greatest guitarist of all time with a huge tutorial – including wah and whammy lessons
Above all effects, compression can make a great (or subtle) impact at every level of the production process, from recording to mastering. Here’s our complete guide…
Learn the most common chord progression in the most important keys and you’ll always know where you are in a 12-bar blues jam
512 Audio’s new dynamic vocal mic is aimed at podcasters and YouTubers. Step into the limelight…
Erica Synths' aim is to make modular patching more flexible. Let's grab some cables to find out if it's succeeded
Soapbar P-90-style pickups give Fender's most-loved electric guitars a new voice. Here we put the Strat and the single-pickup Tele through their paces
An analogue flanger with a typically imaginative set of features from the US stompbox specialists
Plugins modelled on SSL’s ultra-desirable consoles and analogue circuits are ever popular. What if they were made by the designers themselves?
The latest edition of Steinberg’s über-collection adds new plugins, instruments and expansions, but is it absolute hero, or absolute zero?