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Category Archives: Guitar Accessories

Guitar accessories covers everything from guitar strings to guitar straps to guitar picks, in fact it covers a huge range of guitar products including some you might not expect such as nut lubricatiom products and fretboard cleaning cloths.

NAMM 2015: Laney IRT Pulse, Tube Preamp with USB

Written on January 23, 2015 at 11:14 pm, by Jon


This is an interesting product from my fellow Black Country folk at Laney, the Laney IRT Pulse is a tube driven boost pedal plus an audio interface that can connect to your DAW directly via USB and as an added …

NAMM 2015: Joe Bonamassa introducing his Palmer Signature Model Speaker Simulator PDI 03 JB

Written on January 22, 2015 at 9:06 pm, by Jon


Sehr interesting, I don’t know exactly how Joe Bonamassa uses the Palmer Speaker Simulators in a live setting but I’m guessing he runs a feed to the P.A. because whenever I’ve seen him live he has a couple of Marshall …

NAMM 2015: Orange Tangle-free Twister Cables

Written on January 21, 2015 at 7:50 am, by Jon

Orange Twister Cables
I don’t play live gigs anymore but I don’t really recall twisted cables being that much of an issue? Mind you my gigging days did see me play at some rather lacklustre venues with little room to manoeuvre!

Anyway, someone …

NAMM 2015: Kemper Profiler Remote

Written on January 12, 2015 at 11:10 pm, by Jon

kemper remote
Peter from I Heart Guitar has uncovered a cool new product from Kemper just ahead of Winter NAMM 2015. The Kemper Profiling Amp has been making waves ever since it was announced at NAMM a few years ago. Since then …

NAMM 2015: D’Addario DADGAD Capo

Written on January 12, 2015 at 8:00 am, by Jon

daddario-dadgad-capo
Here is an interesting Capo design from D’Addario, expanding on their NS Artist Capo series they have created a Capo designed to simulate DADGAD tuning as well as one that simulates Drop D although I don’t really see the point …

Smart Cable Silent Pro Instrument Cables

Written on January 11, 2015 at 8:48 pm, by Jon

smart-cable-silent-pro
A couple of months ago I was sent a couple of cables by Smart Cable that are exclusive to http://www.stringsdirect.co.uk, these cables are handmade with soldered high-quality Neutrik PX Series 1/4″ straight and Neutrik Silent NP2X-AU-SILENT jacks. Neutrik jacks …

NAMM 2015: IK Multimedia announce iRig 2

Written on January 9, 2015 at 8:00 am, by Jon

irig 2
The original IK Multimedia iRig was a fairly small cylindrical audio interface which was then superseded by the larger iRig HD which I personally own and reviewed in August 2013. The iRig 2 has just been announced ahead of …

Jack – The World’s First Wi-Fi Guitar Cable

Written on January 8, 2015 at 8:02 pm, by Jon

Jack Wifi Guitar Cable
For decades now guitarists all over the world have been using wireless guitar systems to free them from cables on stage. Let’s face it cables can have their issues including the embarrassing pull your lead out of your amp, pull …

The SuperSwitcher 2 now available for pre-order

Written on January 5, 2015 at 8:53 pm, by Jon


I posted about this super cool MIDI enabled foot controller back in August as EC Pedals had just announced a crowd funding campaign to raise $7000 needed to get the foot controller into production. Well EC Pedals smashed that target …

Bohemian Guitars Seatbelt Guitar Straps

Written on December 21, 2014 at 7:50 pm, by Jon

bohemian guitars seatbelt straps
I’ve been a fan of Bohemian Guitars ever since they launched their crowdfunding campaign to get their super cool recycled Oil Can guitars into production. In fact I like what they do so much I asked Santa to get me …