'Vintage Guitar' Reviews The Marshall 1974X And 2061X Handwired

Ooh, there's a nice in-depth review of the 1974X and 2061X amplifiers –– each a part of Marshall's high-end handwired series –– over at Vintage Guitar Magazine's website. I've spent a small amount of time with the 1974X (basically a handwired version of the popular Bluesbreaker model,) and I absolutely loved it, but so far I haven't manage…

How To Make Your Guitar Shimmer And Chime Using Nothing But Electro-Harmonix Pedals

Bill Rupert never ceases to amaze me... the sounds he manages to coax out of nothing but an electric guitar and a daisy chain of Electro-Harmonix effects pedals is truly awe inspiring. His latest effort, Effectology Vol.11 Crystal -Shimmer Effects, is no exception. This time out Bill shows us how to create crystalline octave-echo type effects, …

Your Chance To Win A J Mascis Jazzmaster Signed By Dinosaur Jr.

Well, as an old school (read: old timer,) Dinosaur Jr. fanatic, I thought I'd better point this out for those of you who share my taste in all things Mascis. Fender's latest giveaway is for a J Mascis Jazzmaster, in all its sparkly purple glory, signed by all three members of the band. They're also giving away Dinosaur Jr.'s latest release Farm (…