Best Instruments

Learn more about the best musical instruments on the market today. Performer Magazine’s team of product experts and reviewers  explore the latest electric guitars, basses, keyboards, synthesizers, fx pedals, drums and more.

Some of our most popular musical instrument reviews include:

Yamaha MONTAGE6 61-Key Synthesizer Review

MOOG Mother-32 Semi-Modular Synthesizer REVIEW

Top 5 Must-Have Effects Pedals Under $200

Meet Your Maker: Dan Strain of Danocaster Guitars

Performer’s Step-By-Step Guide to Building Your Own Partscaster

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  • Revv G2 Pedal Review

    Read our expert review of the new Revv Amplification G2 Preamp/Overdrive/Distortion Pedal below. In June of 2019 we got a chance to review Revv Amplification’s...

  • How to Find Your Own Sound as a Drummer

    Not only is drumming an amazing form of self-expression, drummers have a unique responsibility to hold the music together. Drummers lay down the beat that...

  • [REVIEW] BAE Hot Fuzz

    Does the BAE Hot Fuzz Pedal have what it takes to earn a spot on your pedal board? Performer Magazine got our hands on one to...

  • BAE Royaltone Fuzz Pedal Review

    BAE has made their bones doing classic British preamps and EQ units, sparing no expense and detail, offering modern versions of classics. In our April...

  • REVIEW: Casio PSX3000 Stage Piano

    While we’ve been raving about the explosion in the synth market these past few years, the world of digital pianos has seemingly been flying under...