Resources for Musicians

The Hub is the place to be for the critical resources musician’s need when shopping for gear and instruments. You can count on on our exclusive Buying Guides to walk you through the complexities of everything from recording equipment to live sound gear to the ins and outs of choosing the right guitar, bass, drums, or keyboard. You’ll learn all about the key features and specs and how to choose the music gear that’s right for your style and budget. The Hub’s always-expanding Hands-On Product Reviews dive deep into specific music gear and instruments to give you the perspectives of seasoned musicians. Bookmark this page and check in at The Hub whenever you feel the need for some more gear knowledge.

Tech Tip: How To Install Gibson Pickups In Epiphone Guitars

Tech Tip: How to Install Gibson Pickups in Epiphone Guitars

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Hot Rod your Epiphone with Genuine Gibson Pickups. Do It Yourself!

BOSS Guitar Pedals Buying Guide

An Essential Six-Pack of BOSS Guitar Pedals

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We highlight a half dozen go-to effects pedals that turn up regularly in the signal chains of the world’s most esteemed guitarists.

Misha with his Jackson Pro Juggernaut HT7FM. Photo Credit: Eric Fairchild

Misha Mansoor Dissects His Jackson Juggernaut HT7FM 7-String

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Misha Mansoor of Periphery proudly discusses the ins and outs of his signature Jackson Pro Series Juggernaut HT7FM 7-String Electric Guitar

Novation Circuit

Novation Releases Circuit Firmware Version 1.5 Update

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Novation announces brand new Circuit features with Version 1.5 Firmware Update 

Travel Guitar Buying Guide

How To Choose the Best Travel Guitar

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How to choose a travel or mini guitar that’s road-ready and suits your music and budget.

Guitar Notes with Brian Baggett

When It’s Love: 7 Things To Look For To Find The Perfect Electric Guitar

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What to look for in your dream guitar and how to tell when you’ve found the real thing

John Petrucci with his signature Ernie Ball Music Man Monarchy Majesty

John Petrucci Intros His Ernie Ball Music Man Monarchy Majesty

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Dream Theater’s grandmaster guitarist gives us the inside scoop on his signature Ernie Ball Music Man John Petrucci Monarchy Majesty

Bill Kelliher with his ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar

Bill Kelliher Unsheathes His ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar

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Mastadon’s gritty guitarist, Bill Kelliher, tells us about the carnage his signature ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar is capable of

Know Your Synth

Know Your Synth - What's New (5/20/17)

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Exciting Synths Unveiled at Moogfest 2017

Fender Mustang GT Series Guitar Amplifiers

Fender Introduces Mustang GT Guitar Amplifier Series

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A closer look at Fender's new Mustang GT guitar amplifier series

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