Music Instrument Product Reviews

Get the straight skinny on the music gear you want with The Hub’s exclusive Hands-On Reviews. You’ll find in-depth details on all manner of musical instruments including guitars, bass, drums, keyboards, and many more. Looking for live sound or recording hardware or software? We’ve got you covered there too. Whether you’re a DJ seeking to amp up your show, a beginning guitarist looking for learning tools, or a seasoned weekend warrior searching for the right music gear and accessories to fit your needs and budget, count on The Hub for no-B.S. product reviews. And be sure to stay tuned as we continue to add new music equipment reviews in the coming months.

Roland's new SE-02 Analog Synthesizer

Hands-On Review: Roland SE-02 Analog Synthesizer

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Get hands on with Roland's new SE-02, an analog synthesizer designed in collaboration with Studio Electronics.

Torrefied Tops - Gibson 2016 Hummingbird True Vintage Square Shoulder Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Vintage Cherry

Torrefied Tops: Vintage Sounds out of Modern Guitars

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How oven-roasting wood mimics the effects of time

BOSE L1 Model 2 System Review

Hands-On Review: BOSE L1 Model II System

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The Model II System builds on an already category-defining portable LI PA platform from BOSE with extended output, control and configuration options.

Hands-On Review: Fender Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex Stratocaster

Hands-On Review: Fender Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex Stratocaster

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Spicy tones from south of the border

Hands-On Review: MXL 990 Condenser Microphones

Hands-On Review: MXL 990 Condenser Microphones

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Raise the bar and lower the price—now try to sing in that position—MXL can!

Silver Creek Harmonicas

Product Spotlight: Silver Creek Harmonicas

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Silver Creek Harmonicas - Reliable, Professionally Presentable and Economically Minded

Fishman Acoustic Amplifier

What to Look for in an Acoustic Guitar Amplifier

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Noted amp designer Ritchie Fliegler on getting a satisfying amplified sound

Top 10 Guitar Tuning Apps

Top 10 Guitar Tuning Apps

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Our pick of the top 10 tuning apps available for your smartphone or tablet.

Hands-On Review: Yamaha MG166CX Mixing Console

Hands-On Review: Yamaha MG166CX Mixing Console

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Take the MG out for a spin and experience top-down performance

Hands-On Review: Allen & Heath ZED-14 USB Mixer

Hands-On Review: Allen & Heath ZED-14 USB Mixer

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A low-cost mixer with a surprising array of features

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