Fender, the father of the solid body electric          Now one of, if not the, largest guitar maker in the world with factories across the globe. The Group also owns quite a number of other makers as well. They produce electric guitars, acoustic guitars, bass guitars, amplifiers and...

Gibson, one of the oldest makers in the guitar world, produces a number of iconic, well-copied electric guitars such the Les Paul and SG solid bodies and the ES 335 archtop semi-acoustics. New Releases Gibson Pickup ShopTheodore StandardJimmy Page DoubleneckLP Modern StudioJared James LP Custom As with Fender they also own other guitar...

There are some great pedals around for acoustics                You may think that the sound you hear is the sound you get with an acoustic, but plug it in and that all changes. As well as using a great pickup or microphone the choice of acoustic...

Ultimate Guide to British FX makers                                                                              Think overdrive, fuzz or distortion, delay, reverb,...

Great British gear means you are spoilt for choice. In the last few years the Brits have started to make some fantastic gear again to challenge the 'default' brands from across the pond! Be it pedals, amps, acoustic, electric or bass guitars we can boast some of the best gear in the...

Struggling to find a left handed guitar?                                                      Whilst 10% of the population is left-handed and by default you would expect 10% of all guitarists to...

Looking to amplify your acoustic guitar?                          There is a great choice of amps out there for the acoustic player at the moment. From valve based through to fully digital you can get a great stage sound! Fantastic amps from AER,...

Can you get a decent acoustic for under £300?                  Oh yes!Gone are the days when you could drive a bus under the strings and your hands and fingers hurt after wrestling with the necks and action (those halcyon days of youth!). Today’s budget acoustics...

Bag yourself an OD pedal to beat the blues!             We all love an overdrive pedal – that rich, creamy, gain makes the ribs tickle and the heart warm – but with just about every pedal company, of which there are hundreds, making at least one overdrive,...