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Category Archives: Cool websites

Cool websites is a collection if posts about cool guitar related websites, simple as that. This could be anything from a nice guitar company website, to a useful guitar resource or an online guitar tool.

Frank Gambale Announces New Online Guitar School

Written on September 15, 2015 at 12:05 am, by Jon

Aussie fusion Guitar master Frank Gambale has announced that he is about to launch (in 6 days time) the Frank Gambale Online Guitar School. The initial course that will be available at launch is called “Spicing Up The Blues” … – An Ingenious Way To Compare Pedals

Written on February 18, 2015 at 10:24 pm, by Jon
I have to warn you before you read any further, if you are a gear lover like me this website is highly addictive. have created a website that allows you to compare pedals, but the way it works is …

Inspire your students with Soundslice for Teachers

Written on February 3, 2015 at 8:51 pm, by Jon

Nearly two years ago I interviewed Adrian Holovaty, the genius developer behind innovative music transcription site As a front end web developer by trade myself and a guitarist I was blown away by what Adrian had achieved …

Antitone – A New Group Discount Guitar Store

Written on November 26, 2014 at 8:25 am, by Jon

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One of the first sites I saw offering discounts for group purchasing was IK Multimedia who were offering great deals on their software the more people who committed to buy. I haven’t until now however seen an entire online guitar … – An artist gear database

Written on October 24, 2014 at 8:27 am, by Jon

Equipboard is a community-built database of artists and the gear they use, it is not only limited to guitarists but obviously this was the area of the site that interested me.

“Launched in late 2013, this growing community of gear-obsessed … – Buy or Sell your instrument in an instant

Written on September 9, 2014 at 8:39 am, by Jon

image, a new online marketplace for guitarists and other musicians, has launched with the mission of making it easy to buy and sell gear online.

The cool thing about is that it is built by musicians and that …

Farewell ‘StevieSnacks’, Hello ‘Texas Blues Alley’

Written on May 9, 2014 at 2:12 pm, by Jon

When launched back in 2007 I was immediately impressed by how the founder, Anthony Stauffer, was able to get great SRV style tones from his fairly modest setup. As the site grew as did Anthony’s gear collection but it …

Design your own Fender – Fender American Design Experience

Written on March 21, 2014 at 9:25 am, by Jon

Fender is pleased to announce the American Design Experience, an innovative new offering on that allows consumers to design electric guitars and basses based on Fender’s iconic instruments – the Telecaster®, Stratocaster®, Precision Bass® and Jazz Bass® guitars. Consumers’

Gearphoria Vol 2 No 3 online now

Written on March 4, 2014 at 2:04 pm, by Jon

gearphoria vol 2 no 3
Gearphoria Vol 2 No 3 is available to read online now featuring an interviews with Michael Landau and Ty Tabor, a shop tour of Mission Engineering and a Winter NAMM 2014 roundup.

Head over to to read the latest …

Jammmz – a new online guitar practice community

Written on March 4, 2014 at 11:06 am, by Jon

There are lots of guitar instruction sites online which focus on giving one on one tutorials for guitar players but what Jammmz does that is different is it creates a community that vote on each other’s playing and how well …