The Akai MPC is one of the most iconic electronic instruments ever produced. Used by the likes of J Dilla, Kanye West, Warren G and other heavyweight acts, this drum machine left an indelible mark on hip-hop music.
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In this blog, we explain what a ‘pedal platform amp’ is and why you should consider owning one - especially if you love to dabble with effects!
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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?
Practice makes perfect - but how do you make the most of your routine?
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.
PSUs are a vital part of your rig, sending power to all your guitar pedals. We’re pitting the iconic Voodoo Lab up against boutique pedal designers Strymon with their own range of power supplies.
What sets studio monitors apart from their home audio counterparts? Let's find out...
What are the best amps and pedals for Les Pauls? We revisit some of our favourite Les Paul players to find out...
How to make the most of out of your guitar when you're at home!
In this article, we've picked out our seven favourite guitar players that are synonymous with the Fender Telecaster. Not only that, but we also explain how to capture their signature sounds!