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Guitars

REVIEW: Knaggs Kenai (Tier 2) – PRS, LP or Tele… or The Best of All Three?

Posted by on Nov 19, 2015

It’s very hard to come up with a truly original guitar design. Deviate too much from the traditional 50s designs and it looks jarring and weird – but don’t...

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Amps

Fractal AX8 + Laney IRT-X: The Rig Your Back Deserves

Posted by on Jun 24, 2016

Gear, like life, goes in cycles. When I’m not in a band, my gear acquisition is aimless and subject to random whims and fancies (which end up in me owning gear that I have...

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Effects

REVIEW: Fulltone Mini Deva-Vibe 3 MDV-3 – A Uni(que)Vibe Indeed

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016

The original UniVibe is a now-classic effect, most notably used by masters like Jimi Hendrix, David Gilmour and Robin Trower – but what you may not know is that it actually...

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News/Press Releases

NEWS: Mesa Release Mark V *THIRTY FIVE*

Posted by on Nov 6, 2015

Hot on the heels of the universally beloved Mark V:25, Mesa have now released the new Mark V:35. It seems like only yesterday that I did the video comparison between the 25W...

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Recent Posts

REVIEW: BluGuitar AMP1 – Is This The End of Full-sized Heads??

REVIEW: BluGuitar AMP1 – Is This The End of Full-sized Heads??

Nov 2, 2015

The world needs a smart new guitar amp that can surpass all the expectations of the modern-day guitarist who demands the highest in tonal integrity. With that in mind, Thomas Blug and an experienced team have worked together to design, develop and release AMP1. AMP1 delivers a wide tonal palette, from jazz to metal, in professional quality. Thomas’s dream was...

REVIEW: Godin Session – a Swiss Army Knife With STYLE

REVIEW: Godin Session – a Swiss Army Knife With STYLE

Sep 19, 2015

Godin are a company who generally seem to fly under the radar of most guitar players. Sure, they have a reputation for making really great, solid and affordable guitars, but somehow without the marketing push of the big brands, or a bevy of endorsed rockstars touting their guitars, they just seem to not register in the mainstream guitar-playing mass...

REVIEW: Morgan AC20 Deluxe – all of the AC30s that you ever wanted.

REVIEW: Morgan AC20 Deluxe – all of the AC30s that you ever wanted.

Sep 6, 2015

The Morgan AC20 Deluxe is everything you always wanted from the legendary Vox AC30, and more. First improvement? It doesn’t weigh a tonne. The head that I got for review could squeeze in as a lunchbox amp that had eaten a few too many lunches, and it weighed hardly anything at all. Add a 1×12″ or 2×12″ cab of your choice and...

5 Min Review: Friedman BE100 – THE Hotrodded Marshall Amp

5 Min Review: Friedman BE100 – THE Hotrodded Marshall Amp

Aug 23, 2015

Actually, does this review even need to be 5 minutes worth? Cos that pic up there pretty much sums it up. Face. Melted. Holy crap. Okay so let’s backtrack real quickly. If you haven’t heard of Dave Friedman, in a nutshell, he’s regarded as the KING of the super hotrodded Marshall, with notable names using his mods and amps including Eddie...


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