Martin Guitar has an amazing reputation and the Martin 000RS1 Acoustic-Electric Guitar from the Road Series does not disappoint. It is very affordable for a solid-wood guitar, let alone a Martin, and has the sound and projection of a...
I have the Epiphone Inspired by John Lennon 1965 Casino Outfit that’s been sitting around for a while because I’ve been having some trouble getting a sound from it that I really enjoy. I picked up a pair of...
I wholeheartedly believe that when playing music, it is important to make things as easy for yourself as possible. As a music teacher, it is incredible to see how a frustrating issue can be solved with a change in...
I was thrilled to get my hands on the new Builder’s Edition model K14ce from Taylor Guitars. I was most interested in the latest construction design by Taylor’s Master Guitar Designer Andy Powers which covers everything from body and...
Once again, IK Multimedia has come out with yet another amazing tool that makes creativity on the go that much easier. I had the opportunity to try out the iRig Keys I/O 25 (there is also a 49 key...
I always love to test out new pedals, so I was pleased to hear about Orange's new line- the Fur Coat and the Getaway Driver. I am familiar with their other pedals- the Two Stroke Boost and Kongpressor compression...
BOSS recently introduced their new Acoustic Singer Amplifier series, a new line of amplifiers geared towards acoustic singer/songwriters and duos. This amplifier serves as both an acoustic guitar amp and a vocal PA rolled into one featuring an effects...
Never really playing a Yamaha acoustic electric, I looked forward to trying out this AC3R to see how worthy it was. And right out of the case, this vintage looking guitar was impressive. The design of the body and the...
The Fender Duo Sonic HS is one of those guitars that is lightweight, compatible with all styles of music, and easy to rock with. In my early years of playing guitar, I was not a major fan of Fender....
Hotone releasesd the XSTOMP MIni in July of 2017. It's small footprint stompbox simulates over 140 classic, vintage and modern effects for guitar, bass and more. Vanessa Izabella of BAST reviews the XSTOMP Mini here in her 3 Minute...