A guitar amp is comprised of two main sections; a preamp and a power amp. But what do they do, and therefore what are their differences?
7 Jun 2019 - 8 min read
If you've ever wondered what hybrid guitar strings are, we've got the answer! In this article, we explain their purpose and explore the advantages of these increasingly popular combinations of string gauges.
3 Jun 2019 - 5 min read
What are the best amps and pedals for Les Pauls? We revisit some of our favourite Les Paul players to find out...
28 May 2019 - 7 min read | 74 min watch
For music retailers and gear-savvy musicians, The NAMM Show is without a doubt the biggest event of the year. We’ve put together a concise survivor's guide, to help you stay informed and calm during the 2019 show!
In this article we compare three of the most versatile microphones on the market.
Want to amplify your electro-acoustic guitar? In this article, we explain the pros & cons of using acoustic guitar amps, PA systems & preamp pedals!
For live performances, events and weddings, a PA system is essential. But do you buy or hire one? In this article, we look at both sides to help you decide!
Buying guitar-related gifts can be extremely tricky when you’re not a guitarist yourself. So cut the family some slack! They’ve never had a good guide to follow… until now.
At the same time, if you’ve ever bought someone a guitar keyring, you definitely need to up your present game.
What's the difference between active and passive PA speakers? Let's take a look...
When it comes to pianos, there are two camps that divide the market. Real pianos represent a long-established and traditional sound, while digital pianos offer far more flexibility for modern players. In this article, we’re going to help you to discover which option will suit you the best!