Fender introduces the Vibro-King 20th Anniversary Edition amp, celebrating two decades of hand-wired all-tube design.
Taylor celebrates the coming of Fall 2012 season with a new batch of Fall Limited Edition models, featuring exotic tonewood options.
The Line 6 Relay G55 Wireless Guitar System is now available, featuring digital wireless quality and cable modeling.
Electro-Harmonix introduces three new members of the The Next Step series - Expression, Pan and Volume pedal - featuring zero moving parts.
Washburn introduces the PS12 Starfire Paul Stanley Signature guitar, an affordable alternative to the Custom Shop model.
The JamMan Solo XT is the newest looper from DigiTech, a standard size pedal with true stereo looping and Micro SD support.
We bring you select amplifiers with top notch sound and features, to make it easier to find the best acoustic guitar amp for your playing style.
Flashback X4 is the big brother of TC Electronic's popular delay pedal, now with 12 delay types, four TonePrint slots and looper functionality.
The Gretsch G5442BDC Electromatic is a short scale hollow body bass, equipped with Black Top Filter’Tron pickups
Line 6 introduces another James Tyler Variax model, the JTV-69S with Strat-like design and 3 single coil pickups.
Eastwood Guitars team up with tattoo, rum and lifestyle marketing man Sailor Jerry to create the Airline ’59 Coronado Sailor Jerry Custom.
PRS unveils their first ever 7-String production line instrument, the SE Custom 24 7-String.
Godin Guitars team up with Arcade Fire band and fellow Montrealers to continue their charity work for the country of Haiti.
Gibson introduces the Les Paul Traditional 12-String, a 12-string version of their most popular electric guitar.
The Roland Mobile AC is the smallest amplifier in Roland's Acoustic Chorus series, it is a portable three channel amp for acoustic guitars.
The Electro-Harmonix Talking Pedal brings the talkbox filter effect into a unique zero moving parts, rocking wah design.
DigiTech Unplugged is a downloadable e-pedal for iStomp, an acoustic simulator with built-in Lexicon Hall Reverb.
CapoSonic is gearing up for the launch of their versatile multiple voicing guitar capo, the CapoSonic Classic.
Eastwood Guitars brings back a classic guitar design with the new Hi-Flyer Phase 4, featuring a slanted neck pickup.
Washburn Guitars introduces the latest addition to their Vintage Series, the WJ130EK jumbo acoustic-electric guitar.
The Grabber 3 '70s Tribute Bass is based on the classic Gibson G3 Bass design, featuring 3 single coil bass pickups with Hum-Canceling circuitry.
Vox introduces another battery-powered traveler instrument, the Vox Apache Bass, featuring built-in amp, rhythms and mini-speaker.
Fender enters into the high gain amplifier arena with their high-end twin channel Machete Amplifiers and matching Speaker Cabinets.
These select mini guitar effects will let you save on cash and precious pedalboard space without sacrificing your tone.
Vox introduces the StompLab Series, four compact multi-effect pedals packed with modeled amps and effects.
Snark, known for their clip on tuners and metronomes, have released their first floor pedal unit, the Snark SN10 Tuner.
Marshall introduces 4 new all-tube Dual Super Lead (DSL) Series amplifiers, based on the JCM2000 DSL100 head.
Jackson introduces their latest 7-String, the SLATTXMG3-7, featuring an arched-top body and EMG 707 pickups.
The RotoSound Fuzz Pedal is back in production, using the same '60s era circuit configuration with modern reliability and true-bypass.
Odd Guitars launched a series of 3D Printed Guitars, one of them, the Spider caught our attention due to its intricately detailed 3D body.
TC Electronic introduces the Transition Delay Pedal, a special Guitar Center exclusive version of the TonePrint capable Flashback Delay.
Great news if you want to build your own guitar, Guitarfetish recently bought a warehouse worth of abandoned guitar parts that they are now selling for cheap.
The T-Rex Mean Machine is a pedal with two channels of distortion designed for high gain metal players.
Positive Grid launched three cool iOS apps for musicians - Beats Metronome, Accutune (tuner) and Jam Player
(manipulate tempo and pitch).
The PRS Cody Kilby Signature Acoustic is made to the specifications of the popular bluegrass guitarist, and is part of PRS Private Stock guitars.
The Tanglewood TW130 guitar features an all mahogany wood construction, resulting in an earthy look and warm tone.
Cort Guitars just released the MR1200FX, a solid rosewood back acoustic featuring boutique specs at a reasonable price.
Velocity Books brings us Randy Rhoads, a book that shows the life story of this phenomenal guitar player in vivid detail.
G&L updates the Tribute Series S-500 guitar, featuring a big change - the Strat shaped body is now made of mahogany.
The ZT Lunchbox Junior Amp is a small but capable workhorse amplifier that weighs in at just 5 lbs.
Gretsch honors Rancid founder Tim Armstrong with new signature models, one being a Bigsby equipped hollow body, the G5191TMS Electromatic.
After featuring the best multi effects for acoustic guitars, we follow up by bringing you our acoustic guitar pedal favorites.
Fender revamps its American Vintage Series with an all-new batch of electric guitars that recreate the feel and vibe of their '50s to mid '60s era instruments.
Original and cover recordings of Blind Willie Johnson songs.
Guitarion is a mechanical string "picker" that allows hemiplegics, people with unilateral (one side of the body) paralysis, to play the guitar with just one unaffected hand.
To meet the specific tone and performance demands of acoustic guitarists, we bring you our acoustic guitar multi effects pedal roundup.
The Maxon DB10 Dual Booster Pedal combines two independently voiced boost circuits in a compact and portable pedal.
The Ibanez S920 is part of the Premium sub-division of their S-series, featuring enhanced playability, EMG pickups and carved top aesthetics.
Kinsman launches the KUPB8 pedalboard, combining simple pedalboard convenience and storage facility in an ergonomic package.
Jackson teams up with Megadeth bass player David Ellefson to unveil a unique looking bass guitar - the JS3 Kelly Bird IV.
Dunlop gives you a chance to win one of the two Kala Solid Acacia Ukuleles that are hand painted by Dirty Donny Gillies.
Fender unveils its production line Cabronita Telecaster, an affordable version of the Cabronita Telebration series guitar, featuring Fideli'Tron humbucking pickups.
EMedia Music unveils three new Guitar Lab DVDs, each one providing 50 essential blues licks that "you must know".
Black Cat Pedals brings back their Univibe clone, the Black Cat Vibe, featuring modern improvements on its durability and reliability.
Suhr unveils the Limited Edition Korina Flame, these are fine looking HSS configuration Strat clones that highlight the elegance of Korina tonewood.
Awesome-Guitars unveiled their latest pickup switch upgrade kit, MRP-T4, a solderless pickup system upgrade for the Fender Modern Player Marauder.
The Epiphone Limited Edition ES 335 Pro modernizes the traditional ES-335 semi-hollow design, with its coil-tapping humbuckers.
ESP guitars unveiled the LTD Bela Lugosi Dracula Guitar, their first horror-themed guitar after getting a licensing agreement with Lugosi Enterprises.
The Voodoo Lab Giggity pedal, a cool mastering preamp for guitar, is now shipping - featuring controls that can shape your tone.
The Squier Vintage Modified Telecaster Bass Special has modernized the familiar Telecaster design.
Gibson entered into a criminal enforcement agreement with the US Department of Justice, effectively admitting their Lacey Act violations.
De Gier Guitars unveil the Surfer guitar, a crowdsourced strat combining the suggestions of guitarists and De Gier's construction ideas.
Esoterik Guitars expands on the Dave Refett signature series with a third and lightweight model, the Esoterik DR3.
Galileo is Catalinbread's latest overdrive pedal, combining the CB30 and Naga Viper pedal into a unit aims to churn out Brian May's modified Vox AC30 tone.
Epiphone teams up with bass designer Michael Tobias once more to come up with a five-string electric guitar bass, the Toby Deluxe-V.
Take your favorite modeled amps anywhere with the battery powered Peavey Nano Vypyr, carrying 11 amp models and a variety of effects.
The Epiphone Les Paul Standard Quilt Top Pro offers another affordable alternative to the modern Les Paul, featuring AAA quilt maple veneer tops.
The WCG25SCE is part of Washburn's Comfort Series of acoustic-electric guitars, featuring a nice looking beveled top.
The Electric Beamer II from AM Guitars is a one-of-a-kind guitar made from recycled materials, specifically a BMW's engine intake manifold.
The Gibson Midtown Standard P-90 features a smaller ES-335 like semi-hollow body, equipped with P-90 pickups.
After two months of testing, a La Trobe University researcher finds that electric guitar sound is unaffected by the body of the instrument.
Jackson teams up with Iron Maiden's axe wielder once more to develop an affordable heavy metal super strat - the Adrian Smith Signature SDX.
The Gretsch G5422DC-12 is a 12-string hollow body guitar from the Electromatic series, equipped with Black Top Filter'Tron pickups.
The Aguilar AG 4J-HC and AG 5J-HC bass pickups are hum-canceling pickups designed for 4/5 string Jazz basses and other J-style basses.
In the midst of canceling their planned IPO, Fender celebrated the 25th anniversary of their factory in Ensenada, Mexico.
Dunlop introduces two new sets of strings, Dunlop Pure Nickel for Electric guitar and Dunlop Ukulele Strings.
PRS have made their vintage inspired 59/09 and 53/10 pickups available for purchase, these pickups are designed to mimic '50s era guitar tones.
After failing to impress investors due to debt and poor market outlook, Fender cancels their anticipated initial public offering.
The version 1.1 update for the Kemper Profiling Amplifier adds 50 amp profiles and 8 new effects to its already impressive collection.
Musicians Tool Kit Bag is a handy utility bag made by Protection Racket, designed to carry all your small tools and accessories.
The Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition 1969 Relic Stratocaster comes with a moderately aged finish and a cool looking reverse headstock.
Manuel Rodriguez Guitars is aiming to create eco-friendly instruments by using solar power, biomass heat and applying for wood certification.
PBS History Detectives claim that they have found the Newport Folk Festival Strat while Dylan's camp dispute and say that they still have it.
A Sam Ash employee claims that they have in their hands the second Stratocaster that was ever made.
Gibson unveiled the Grace Potter Signature Flying V at Summer NAMM 2012, featuring upgraded pickups and nocturnal brown nitrocellulose finish.
2012 Summer NAMM: Blackstar unveils their first signature amplifier - the Gus G. Black Fire 200 high gain amp.
2012 Summer NAMM witnessed the unveiling of Martin Guitar Retro Series, guitars based on classic Martin designs from the '30s and '40s.
In time for Summer NAMM 2012, Vox announces the US pricing of their Apache Travel Guitars, featuring the return of classic Vox guitar shapes.
Summer NAMM 2012 - T-Rex unveils 3 new effect pedals: Room-Mate Junior Reverb, Duck Tail Delay and Tapster Tremolo.
Joining the 2012 Summer NAMM rush, Fender unveils the FSR Antigua Precision Bass and Antigua Jazz Bass, featuring antigua finish and vintage specs.
Fishman re-introduces their Loudbox Performer Amplifier at Summer NAMM 2012, now with more power, better features and bass response in a lighter cabinet.
D'Addario unveils their latest 8-string sets: EXL120-8 and EXL140-8, nickel wound and optimized for low 8-string growls.
The BH250 is a powerful and compact amp head designed for bassists, featuring TC Electronic's TonePrint technology.
The Fender Tim Armstrong Hellcat-12 is the 12-string version of Tim's popular six string signature acoustic guitar model.
Gretsch adds a long scale hollow-body bass guitar to their Electromatic series, the G5440LS featuring Black Top Filter'Tron Bass pickups.
Gretsch adds a left handed hollow-body to their Electromatic guitars, the G5420LH, featuring Black Top Filter'Tron pickups.
The Danelectro Hodad Guitars are back in 2012, these are reissues of Danelectro's Dual-Lipstick pickup equipped guitars.
Squier introduces the Vintage Modified Telecaster Deluxe, a Tele equipped with Fender designed Wide Range Humbuckers.
Here are our top wah wah picks to help you find the best wah pedal for your rig to keep your sound expressive and exciting.
Epiphone introduces a limited run version of the Jack Casady Signature Bass, featuring a silverburst finish.
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