Ernie Ball Music Man Dustin Kensrue StingRay lets you run pickups to separate outputs

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The latest signature guitar model from Ernie Ball Music Man is a new Artist Series StingRay for Thrice’s Dustin Kensrue. And there’s one or two features that makes this one stand out from the crowd. Ernie Ball Music Man has added a new guitar to its Artist Series, creating a StingRay for Dustin Kensrue of Thrice. […]

Make your Cheap Squier sound like an American Fender: Ugrade your Potentiometers!

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Last time in Part 1, we looked at the basics of soldering. Ideally you’ve had a chance to practise your soldering skills and it’s time to move onto upgrading and modifying your guitar. This week, I’m going to cover potentiometers and why you should upgrade yours before anything else.  Listen To give you an idea of […]

AtomoSynth Asterion: a chunky modular synthesizer with an enormous patch bay

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On first inspection you’re fooled into thinking this is a regular sort of desktop and Eurorack compatible synthesizer. Nope, this thing is huge! All those patch points – they are 1/4″ jacks. None of your piddling 3.5mm Eurorack cables here. Asterion is a full-on modular analogue synthesizer with no internal connections that you need to […]

Seymour Duncan Silver Lake, a big blue box full of dynamic reverb

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As though the market for reverb pedals wasn’t already crowded enough (see below for other recently released products in this popular category), Seymour Duncan has announced a new reverb unit, the Silver Lake Dynamic Reverb. But before you start yawning, this one goes a step beyond your standard reverb pedal, with MIDI support and lots […]