Author: Martin Holland
One of the things that can quickly kill strings is they pick up dirt from your fingers and from the air. For that reason most people in the know will wipe down ... Read more.
We walk through the best metal guitars on the market today, touching all price points and all skill levels along the way!... Read more.
The best preamp pedals mean you can leave your amp at home! Imagine the freedom, and the amount of stage it frees up!... Read more.
Low latency audio interfaces are the heart of any modern recording setup. We walk through 7 of the best for all budgets.... Read more.
The best P90 guitars give you that distinctive sound of the body of a humbucker with the bite of a single coil. Here's our pick of the best.... Read more.
We help you find the best noise gate pedal for your situation and budget - keep all your tone, lose all that unwanted noise!... Read more.
Short scale guitars scratch an itch for anyone who grew up pining after Kurt Cobain's killer mustangs, but they're also ideal for younger players looking for a ... Read more.
In our Epiphone Les Paul Upgrade Guide, we go through every option for Les Paul mods, helping you fix only what needs it.... Read more.
If you're not a thumbpick player, it can be a fun skill to add to your arsenal. Even metal players can improve their hybrid picking by spending a little time wi... Read more.
We review the amp that changed it all - the Orange Micro Terror, giving you monster tones on a Micro budget!... Read more.
The Fender Mustang I V2 has been around for years, and often gets overlooked for some of the newer modelling amps on the market. However, for the money this is ... Read more.
If you're wondering should I learn to play the guitar right or left handed, we walk you through every consideration!... Read more.
We look at the Fender Modern Player Telecaster Plus, Thinline and Short Scale Telecaster - one of the most interesting tele lines!... Read more.
If you're wondering how to get Clapton's "woman tone" - or even just what it is - we have all the answers!... Read more.
Electrical interference is annoying at the best of times, but if your guitar amp is picking up the radio, it makes it pretty much unusable. We discuss how this ... Read more.
One of the most daunting steps for guitarists who want to start doing their own maintenance is dealing with the truss rod, but really you've got to go out of yo... Read more.
One of the great things about music is there are no rules, right? Well, almost. Many people think of acoustic and "classical" guitars as a close paring, but swa... Read more.
Many players look to change the characteristics of their amps by swapping out tubes to get a different warmth, or in some cases more headroom - or even less. We... Read more.
OHSC is a common term in guitar listings - especially when you're looking at mid four figures and up - but for newbies it can be confusing. We walk you through ... Read more.