In the following video, Guitar World's Paul Riario reviews the Fender Super-Sonic 11 Head, which features Vintage and Burn channels that produce classic clean and overdrive tones as well as modern ultra-saturated distortion.
In the following video, Guitar World's Paul Riario reviews the Epiphone '61 Reissue Casino 50th Anniversary, an accurate reproduction down to its T-shaped headstock plate, black P-90s, dot inlays, tortoiseshell pickguard and finish.
Here's a video of Brendon Bayliss of Umphrey's McGee talking about the Korg PC-1 Pitchclip Guitar Tuner. This easy-to-read, clip-on tuner features a bright LED -- not LCD -- display that can angle up for clear visibility. The display contents can be reversed (or flipped) so that everything is still properly oriented when mounted on the back of the headstock, so as not to distract the audience from your performance.
Randy Collins brings his innovative playing to the Lâg Tramontane Series T100ASCEBLK. This model features a distinctive gloss black finish, a slim (shallow) cutaway auditorium body style and the StudioLâg built-in pickup and preamp system. In this demo, Randy uses a combination of traditional and tap-style techniques that really make the guitar shine!
Matt Nowicki of North Carolina-based Red Rocket Guitars is the one-man show behind his line of Atomic Retro Customs, and he's a featured luthier at Destroy All Guitars. You've gotta visit both sites and check out the very cool guitars Matt builds. He goes waaay beyond the typical F-type bolt-ons of so many small shops these days, as you'll discover. Fans of retro Sci-fi art are also in for a treat!
Here's an exclusive video of Gus G of of Ozzy Osbourne and Firewind demonstrating his new signature series Fire
Blackouts System pickups by Seymour Duncan. The Gus G Fire Blackouts System blends the best aspects of the power of active pickups and the response of passive pickups.
In this new video, guitarist Tim McDonald demonstrates the Studio Lâg Plus preamp system. This is the preamp that is built into every Lâg 200, 300 and 400 Series Tramontane acoustic/electric guitar. The five presets offer spectacular tone for a variety of styles. Plus, there's a tuner, a bypass, an additional tone control and, of course, a volume knob.
SolidGoldFX of Montreal has released the Jeff Waters signature Devil Drive overdrive pedal. The pedal draws its roots from the classic OD-1 overdrive Waters has always used to achieve the tight, articulate metal tones he and his band, Annihilator, are known for. Waters’ skills have influenced several artists, including Megadeth, Nickelback, Children of Bodom and Lamb Of God, and Annihilator is the best-selling Canadian metal act.
The HT Club 50 offers the same feature set as the HT Club 40 combo in a versatile head format. This two-channel head is equally at home in the rehearsal room, studio or club-size venue. With the patented ISF control, clean and overdrive channels ranging from "classic crunch" to "super saturated lead," the HT Club 50 head truly is the ultimate amp for the gigging guitarist.