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Review: Positive Grid Bias FX 2
The latest guitar modelling suite for Mac and PC from Positive Grid - Bias FX 2 - is a powerhouse of sonic wizardry. But would it pass Matt Vanacoro's strict standards?
May. 30, 2019
5 Quick Tips For Working With Amp Sims
Software amp simulations can be the perfect way to get exactly the tone you want, not just for guitar and bass but for any sound. Here, Joe Albano shares his pro tips for getting it just right.
May. 14, 2019
Record And Use Multi FX With ZOOM's GCE-3 Guitar Lab Circuit Emulator
A compact USB audio interface with access to Guitar Lab 4 software, Zoom's latest looks like the perfect solution for traveling musicians.
Apr. 3, 2019
Pedal Crush, 3rd Book From Kim Bjørn, Is On Kickstarter Now
Another in-depth history of music technology and design, replete with countless insights from industry insiders is coming. Find out more and pre-order here.
Mar. 26, 2019
Pedal Crush, A New Book From Kim Bjørn, Is Coming To Kickstarter
This time around, the subject is pedals and how they are used in all kinds of musical workflows, not just for guitarists. Here's what you need to know about Pedal Crush.
Mar. 14, 2019
Zoom Announces G1 FOUR/G1X FOUR Multi FX Guitar Pedals
Take your live performances to the next level with these two new guitar multi FX / looper pedals from Zoom, priced at $79 and $99 and available in March.
Feb. 13, 2019
Volante Magnetic Echo Machine From Strymon Is A Multi-Head Stereo Delay And Looper Pedal
This new hardware unit from FX developer Strymon has many more tricks up its sleeve than you might expect. Delay, looping and MIDI control are just a few.
Jan. 19, 2019
IK Multimedia Reveals AXE I/O - Audio Interface With Unique Advanced Guitar Tone Shaping
IK's latest hardware interface for guitarists is an all-in-one solution for recording, routing and tone shaping. Here's everything you need to know about its specs and software bundle.
Jan. 17, 2019
Recording Acoustic Guitar DI, And Making It Sound Good
Recording acoustic guitars using direct input doesn't always sound great, but with a few tricks you can make big improvements. Here, Rich Tozzoli shares his recording secrets.
Dec. 21, 2018
5 Of The Best Hardware Loopers You Can Buy Today
Live looping has gone from being something of a novelty to a mainstream performance technique. Here are 5 of the best hardware loopers you can take on stage or to the studio.
Nov. 16, 2018
DataLooper Is A Powerful, New Ableton Live Looper Pedal
Just weeks after State of The Loop, DataLooper is the second dedicated hardware looper for Ableton Live users to hit the world. Check out the demo of this looper in action to see what it can do!
Nov. 15, 2018
Headrush Releases Gigboard, Guitar FX Pedal With Touchscreen, DSP And Audio MIDI Interface
The Gigboard guitar multi effect unit has so many features it's practically all a guitarist needs for performance and studio recording. Here's what you need to know.
Oct. 7, 2018
Review: Meris Polymoon
If you're looking for a hardware delay and modulation pedal that's as good with synths, beats and vocals as guitars, the Meris Polymoon might be just the ticket. Rounik Sethi puts it to the test.
Sep. 24, 2018
Zeppelin Design Labs Releases Quaverato Harmonic Tremolo Pedal
The Quaverato Harmonic Tremolo Pedal by Zeppelin Design Labs is now available with full analog signal path as a DIY kit or pre-made.
Aug. 13, 2018
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