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.

Yamaha Montage vs. Motif: A Comparison

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Does an upgrade make sense for you?

Flea Bass

Product Spotlight: Flea’s Fender Signature Roadworn Jazz Bass

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An exacting replica of his go-to ‘61 J-Bass, in its uber-rare Shell Pink finish

Product Spotlight: Focusrite Generation 2 Scarlett Interfaces

Product Spotlight: Focusrite Gen 2 Scarlett Interfaces

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Everything you loved about the original Scarlett USB audio interfaces…and much more!

Review: D’Addario NB Nickel Bronze Strings

Hands-On Review: D’Addario NB Nickel Bronze Strings

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We take D’Addario’s latest premium acoustic guitar strings for a test drive on a not-so-premium guitar.

Gibson Custom: Vintage Mojo, Modern Playability

Gibson Custom: Vintage Mojo, Modern Playability

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Proven methods and materials yield some of today’s most sought-after new guitars.

Roland 909 Day Product Launch

5 Hot New Roland Units Revealed at 909 Day!

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Part of the company’s massive 909 Day product launch, we’ve got early details.

Fender 57 Custom Amps

Fender ‘57 Custom Amps: Bringing Back That Renowned Tweed Sound

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Bringing Back That Renowned Tweed Sound

Line 6 Helix Review

Hands-On Review: Line 6 Helix

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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.

Review: Hammond Leslie LS2215 Keyboard Amp

Hands-On Review: Hammond Leslie LS2215 Keyboard Amplifier

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We take the latest Leslie for a test drive during a rocking house party.

PreSonus Studio One 3 Review

Hands-On Review: PreSonus Studio One 3

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Sophisticated songwriting, arranging and music production just got a whole lot easier.

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