Gear Reviews

With so much quality recording equipment out there, how can one person ever test it all and make a decision? Dodge the rest and get the best, thanks to our meticulous reviews below. After you snag what you need, apply the tips and tricks in our other columns to make the most out of your new gear.

The Best Guitar Amps: 6 Hot Rockin' Face-Melters!

Wednesday - Sep 13, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! If you've just bought yourself your first electric guitar, you're probably in that state of excitement that's hard to describe. The truth is, that's only the beginning. Now it's time to find yourself a good amp that'll really show you the sounds your brand new six-string is […]

The Best Acoustic Electric Guitars: Loud & Refined

Thursday - Aug 31, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! Even though acoustic guitars haven't really changed much in the past century, modern technology did have an impact on these instruments. When the first guitar pickups were invented, it didn't take long before someone tried to find applications for this technology in the world of acoustic guitars. […]

The Best Classical Guitars: Our Fave Nylon String Beauties

Wednesday - Aug 23, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! In this day and age, classical guitars have taken the back seat to electric and steel string acoustic guitars. However, there are indications that this old instrument is rising again in popularity. For anyone who truly appreciates guitars, that's good news because a classical generates some of […]

The Best Beginner Guitars For Easy Learning

Tuesday - Aug 22, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! Learning to play guitar is a pretty intimidating concept. In most cases, the person thinking about getting into guitars has never really had extended or informed contact with musical instruments before.  Which is fine, that's how we all start. Although understanding the basics of a guitar is […]

The Best Guitar For Metal & A Guide To Amps, Strings, & Pickups

Thursday - Jul 13, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! Metal music has become among the most popular genres in the past few decades. On top of that, we have seen all kinds of new variations and sub-genres hitting the scene, offering a much more diverse selection. If you are just starting to play guitar and you […]

The Best Electric Guitar to Keep Beginners Learning & Excited

Tuesday - Jun 13, 2017 Gear Reviews

Click here to jump straight to the reviews! Compared to acoustic guitars, electric ones have been around for a fairly short period of time. We are talking 60 to 70 years of active use. Even so, this instrument has completely changed the way we understand music. The electric guitar's almost unlimited flexibility is exactly why […]