Iconic guitar makers Gibson have gone bankrupt

Easily one of the most influential instrument-makers in the world, after 100 years in business Gibson have filed for bankruptcy. American guitar-makers founded in 1902 Gibson have filed for bankruptcy this week following a series…

Whammy bar every guitar string on it’s own with these pitch benders

Pitch Pilot are giving your guitar wings with pitch bending for individual strings giving your playing a spicy kick. Whammy bars are great fun but do you ever wish you could use them to pitch…

This smashed up Fender Stratocaster guitar will cost you $75,000

The smashed up body of a 1964 Fender Stratocaster is up for auction at eye-watering prices but if it can’t be played, Who made it so expensive? That was a terrible joke because the guitar…

This pedalboard will transform how you use DAWs and MIDI

Nektar opens up a world of opportunity with their new pedalboard putting software and devices right at your feet. Nektar have unveiled their Pacer pedalboard, which provides hands-free control of DAWs, MIDI software and hardware…

Fender reveal their first range of effects stompboxes

Fender have revealed a new series of effects pedals featuring all your favourite staple effects with Fender’s 70 years of experience in them. Fender have unveiled 6 new stompboxes which they are calling their “official…

Fender Play Comes To Android And Ipad To Teach Guitar

Fender’s very own online guitar lessons and courses are coming to a device near you with iPad support and soon Android too. Fender launched Play last Summer, they’re own digital course that looks to change…

Gibson guitars face bankruptcy; “running out of time – rapidly”

One of the world’s most iconic guitar manufacturers, Gibson may run out of money very soon as debt payments loom. Gibson’s doors may soon close after over 100 years making top-quality guitars for everyone from…

Play the world’s most iconic guitars all in one pedal: The XT-1

Every guitarists dream is to own all the guitars, all of them. This new pedal makes that dream closer to reality… Sorta. A new pedal is rocking on to the scene which will put the…

Fender reveal 11 new Original Series guitars at NAMM

Fender have a new line of remakes for their classics which will replace their line of American Vintage guitars with the new American Original Series. Another year, another NAMM and this year Fender are continuing…

Add, switch and remove effects from Biyang’s incredible new guitar pedalboard

The LiveMaster is a new pedalboard that lets you pick and choose what effects you want on it and when with complete control. From Chinese effects company Biyang comes the LiveMaster, an awesome new way…