The 4 Best Fender® Guitar Amps (In My Humble Opinion)

Musicians today have more tools at their disposal than ever before to create music that sounds exactly how they want it to. But among so many different types of guitars, effects, samplers, digital processing units, and amps, it’s easy to feel inundated and utterly paralyzed. A nearly foolproof way to make sure you spend your […]

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The Top 12-String Guitars that We Really Love

For some, it may jangle too much, but we have to be realistic about how iconic the sound of a 12-string guitar has been throughout music history. Hotel California? Wish You Were Here? Ticket To Ride? Yes, all of those, subtly supported by the unmistakable brightness of a 12-string. Looking at the top ones on […]

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The Ultimate Squier Stratocaster Review

The Ultimate Squier Stratocaster Review

The Stratocaster is one of the longest-produced guitars in history and remains to be one of the most versatile and sought-after guitars on the market today. Having been played by some of the world’s most famous artists—such as George Harrison, Eric Clapton, David Gilmour, Jeff Beck, and Jimi Hendrix (who’s righty-played-lefty style became instantly iconic)—the […]

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Epiphone LP Special II Review You'll Love

Epiphone LP Special II Review You’ll Love

Did you grow up obsessed with Jimmy Page’s roaring tone and high-flying solos? How about Zakk Wylde’s aggressive rock tone with Ozzy? Do you go nuts over Slash’s shredding in Guns N’ Roses’ high-energy tracks? Then this review is for YOU. What Page, Wylde, and Slash all have in common is that they were all […]

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Squier Affinity Telecaster Review For All of You to Love

Squier Affinity Telecaster Review For All of You to Love

Ahh, the mighty Telecaster. The famous guitar that catalyzed the electric guitar industry to become what it is today. Without the Telecaster’s original creation years ago, your favorite electric guitar may not have ever existed… While other guitar manufacturers had been mass-producing instruments since the early 1900s, the Telecaster was: the first mass-produced solid-body electric […]

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The Yamaha Pacifica PAC112V Review You Need to Read

The Yamaha Pacifica PAC112V Review You Need to Read

Yamaha is well known around the world for producing quite a variety of different products, from guitars to motorcycles, pianos to robots. But with its roots in the music industry, don’t be fooled by the Yamaha Corporation’s broad portfolio; music was the company’s stomping ground and remains a prime focal point to this day. The […]

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The Ultimate Guitar Lovers Epiphone G-310 SG Review

The Ultimate Guitar Lovers Epiphone G-310 SG Review

The Gibson Les Paul was first made in 1952, but when sales were significantly down in 1960, Gibson decided to take on a new approach. They took the Les Paul, thinned out its body, and gave it a flat top, a double-cutaway, and a body contour. The neck joint was also scooted over by three […]

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ESP LTD M100FM Review You Will Love to Read

Electric Sound Products (ESP) was founded in 1975 by Hisatake Shibuya in Tokyo, Japan as a guitar part replacement company. Word spread quickly, however, of the high quality of ESP’s parts, labor, and installation, and the company soon had an excellent reputation and was well on its way to becoming the obvious choice for many […]

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The True Guitars Lovers Rogue Rocketeer Deluxe Review

The True Guitars Lovers Rogue Rocketeer Deluxe Review

The Rogue name is shrouded in a decent amount of mystery, having no official website or any accessible information about the manufacturing company, location, or… basically anything else. But after speaking with some Guitar Center employees and performing some dedicated Google searching, it became clear that Rogue guitars are the house brand for Musiciansfriend—an online […]

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An Ibanez GRX70QA Review: Is the Quality There?

Ibanez was founded in 1957 by Hoshino Gakki in Nagoya, Japan—although its origins reach all the way back to 1908 when the Hoshino Gakki Company was the instrument branch of a bookstore by the name of Hoshino Shoten. The Ibanez name first appeared in 1929, but the company’s unique style as we know it today […]

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