Widgets MagazineWidgets Magazine


TC Electronic PolyTune Clip Tuner Review

TC Electronic PolyTune Clip Tuner – $49 PROS: Small, plenty of tuning options and modes, easy to use. CONS: May harm certain finishes with prolonged use. Originally, clip-on tuners were kind of cheesy, looking like they were created by a “as seen on TV” designer. But the concept was great, and soon major manufacturers started […]Read More »

MY FAVORITE AXE: Chris Wyse & His Fender Precision Bass

MY FAVORITE AXE with Chris Wyse Chris Wyse is the frontman and bass player in Owl, the rock band whose third album – the propulsive and powerful Things You Can’t See, dropped on July 28th.  Chris is also the bass player for former lead guitarist and founding member of KISS, Ace Frehley, and was the […]Read More »

Ampeg Infuses Portaflex Line with New All-Tube Heads

Ampeg today introduces two new compact all-tube heads and a new cabinet to its top-selling Portaflex Series. Along with the new PF-112HLF cabinet, Ampeg’s new all-tube PF-20T and PF-50T heads deliver authentic Ampeg tone in compact, affordable designs perfect for small to medium-sized shows, rehearsal spaces and studios. “Ampeg’s rich history with all-tube amplification is […]Read More »

TOUR TEST: Win a Mitchell Element Guitar & Acoustic Amp Package

It’s that time again – time for another tour test! We’re looking for two (2) artists to test drive a new gear bundle consisting of a Mitchell Element Guitar (ME1ACE) and an A40 Acoustic Instrument Amp (from Acoustic Amplification). See the specs below; for complete details check out the full range of products at mitchellguitars.com and acousticamplification.com Here’s the deal – […]Read More »

3 Electric Guitars Under $800 That Sound High-End

It’s easy, especially in the guitar world, to get hung up on big names and iconic models. Unfortunately, many of these also come at iconic prices. That being said, trying to keep some money in your pocket doesn’t have to come with sacrificing build quality, features, or character. Here are three under-the-radar finds for under […]Read More »

Older Entries »