Guitar Product Reviews

When you're shopping for a new electric or acoustic guitar (or just longing for one), The Hub is a crucial resource for the info you need. You’ll find a choice selection of exclusive, in-depth Hands-On Reviews of great new axes from major names like Fender, Gibson, Martin, and Taylor. We approach each instrument from a musician’s perspective, offering the insights of seasoned performers and guitar enthusiasts. If you’re looking for a new guitar amp, effects pedal, or just a new case or gig bag, we cover that territory too. Count on The Hub as your number-one destination for objective no-B.S. reviews that will help lead you to the guitar, amp, effects, or music accessories you need.

Line 6 Helix Review

Hands-On Review: Helix by Line 6

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The inventors of guitar DSP outdo themselves with a new guitar processor built for the most demanding professional stage and studio work.

Gibson Vintage Original Spec (VOS)

Gibson Vintage Original Spec (VOS)

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Classic vintage marvels with the look and feel of years of loving care.

Review: Dimebag Dean From Hell/CFH

Hands-On Review: Dimebag Dean From Hell/CFH Electric Guitar

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The spirit of a legendary player lives on in this sleek axe.

Review: Keeley 4-Knob Compressor

Hands-On Review: Keeley 4-Knob Compressor

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Years after it’s debut, it’s still setting the standard for audio excellence and superb control in a guitarist-friendly stomp.

Line 6 JTV-59 James Tyler Variax Guitar Review

Hands-On Review: Line 6 JTV-59 James Tyler Variax Guitar

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Old-school Socal electric guitar building meets 21st-century Line 6 modeling technology

Electro-Harmonix Ravish Sitar Review

Hands-On Review: Electro-Harmonix Ravish Sitar

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Realistic sitar emulation and versatile expressive control.

Marshall DSL100H Review

Hands-On Review: Marshall DSL 100H

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This all-tube monster merges tried-and-true Marshall crunch with newfound high-gain intensity.

Review: DigiTech HardWire Pedals

Hands-On Review: DigiTech HardWire Pedals

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Tour-worthy pedals—meticulously designed

Review: Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

Hands-On Review: Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

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It may be 40 years old, but this versatile combo’s clean yet warm sound continues to win friends and help crank out signature tones for some of music’s biggest names.

Gibson Custom Alex Lifeson Les Paul Axcess Review

Product Review: Gibson Custom Alex Lifeson Les Paul Axcess

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Built to handle the diverse performance demands of the Rush frontman, this LP covers sonic territory well beyond the capabilities of ordinary guitars.

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