Let me preface this review by saying that I am in no way, shape or form a gearhead. I’ve been playing guitar for over 20 years, and I’ve always been a “plug and play” kind of person....
Daisy Rock introduced their concert ukuleles last fall designed especially for girls that come in three colors: Punk Pink, Pink Blossom, and Mother Earth. Since this issue was focused on Americana, we reviewed the more traditional looking...
One of my favorite brands of guitars on earth is PRS. I remember when I first started playing guitar, and I first began learning about guitars, PRS...
My Gibson J-160E John Lennon Reproduction acoustic was in need of a new set of strings, and I’ve been wanting to try out Martin’s new Authentic Acoustic strings that were introduced last fall. Martin’s announcement said they...
The Soundbrenner Pulse, a vibrating metronome. I’ve never been a fan of the metronome as the click can be annoying even when you change the sounds. It can be hard to distinguish when playing at loud volumes...
I’ve always been a fan of Yamaha guitars, my very first acoustic being a Yamaha. As a guitar teacher, I always recommend the FG Junior as a great starter guitar for my younger students as they have...
The Fear the Riff Effects, Pedals and Guitar Gear Expo was held on Saturday, August 11 at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Brooklyn, New York, and was attended by many guitar and effects pedal companies across the U.S. Meet and...
Needing a heavier string for my Tacoma EF21CE7TCE, which is usually tuned in many different alternate tunings in one live performance, I decided to try the Ernie Ball Earthwood strings. These are 80/20 Bronze Alloy and although they do...
Loving the sound of Phosphor Bronze strings, I wanted to try Martin’s version of them, on my #1 axe, a Tacoma PM-15. They were not disappointing. Although they do make my hands and fingers black (I must be allergic...
As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine June 2018 issue. I just picked up Martin’s 000-15M StreetMaster Acoustic Guitar, a 14-fret, long scale (25.4”) acoustic that really packs a punch! Right out of the case, this lightweight solid mahogany, OM shaped body guitar...