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Epiphone Slash Rosso Corsa Les Paul

Read more about Epiphone Slash Rosso Corsa Les Paul at MusicRadar.com This is the Epiphone version of a limited-edition Gibson that's no longer available. Slash is often seen on stage with that guitar, and the Rosso Corsa finish, translating from Italian as 'racing red', is exclusive to the RC models."The pickups, voiced to resemble a boosted PAF 'bucker, sound full and fat with a modern-style edge"There's ...

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Morley M2WV

Read more about Morley M2WV at MusicRadar.com Some guitarists may wonder what the point of a volume pedal is: why have yet another pedal on your board when you can just reach for the knob(s) on your guitar? There is logic in that, but many guitarists find foot control of volume an invaluable asset, especially when both hands are too busy for knob twiddling.Pedal steel players rely on volume pedals that offe ...

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Weekend riff: Slipknot – The Negative One

Read more about Weekend riff: Slipknot - The Negative One at MusicRadar.com Slipknot's 1st fret string bends will challenge even the toughest fretting fingersThis opening guitar riff lays a foundation for the layers of sonic brutality that follow. It also establishes the tempo for the rest of the band, so practise with a metronome to help develop your timing. Notice, crucially, that the riff starts on beat ...

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Bigfoot Engineering Trouble Boost

Read more about Bigfoot Engineering Trouble Boost at MusicRadar.com West Sussex-based Bigfoot Engineering made its MusicRadar review debut at the tail end of last year with a roundup that included the excellent Octo Puss Prime pedal. "If your valves are already cooking away, this is a pedal that will take things further"Now, following on from its limited edition Treble Booster, inspired by Brian May and bui ...

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MIA Awards 2014: Total Guitar Amplifier of the Year Award

Read more about MIA Awards 2014: Total Guitar Amplifier of the Year Award at MusicRadar.com Recently we asked for your help in narrowing our longlist of 2014's best amplifiers to a shortlist of just ten. The final winner will be announced at this year's Music Industries Association (M.I.A.) awards in London on 18 November, but until then you can browse this gallery to view all of the amps - in alphabetical ...

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MIA Awards 2014: Guitarist Electric Guitar of the Year Award

Read more about MIA Awards 2014: Guitarist Electric Guitar of the Year Award at MusicRadar.com The Music Industries Association (M.I.A.) awards return to the Park Plaza Riverbank hotel in London on 18 November and we can now reveal the final shortlist for the Guitarist Electric Guitar of the Year award.Once again, we've been spoiled rotten with a choice of guitars to suit all players - from seven-strings to ...

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MIA Awards 2014: MusicRadar Acoustic Guitar of the Year Award

Read more about MIA Awards 2014: MusicRadar Acoustic Guitar of the Year Award at MusicRadar.com Ahead of the MIA Awards at London's Park Plaza Riverbank hotel on 18 November, we asked you to help us narrow our acoustic guitar longlist down to 10 final instruments. The winner will be announced at the awards, but for now we can reveal the 10-strong shortlist, in alphabetical order. Starting with the Aria 505. ...

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MIA Awards 2014: MusicRadar Innovation of the Year Award

Read more about MIA Awards 2014: MusicRadar Innovation of the Year Award at MusicRadar.com If there'd never been any innovation in the world of musical instruments, we'd still be jamming on bone flutes and making beats by hitting rocks with a stick. Forward-thinking minds are worth celebrating, then, and that's what we're doing with the inaugural MusicRadar Innovation Award.Brought to you in association wit ...

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