The Magazine Dedicated to Women Guitarists & Bassists

Issue No.11

Scene Report: Nashville / Bleached / Pioneering the Tuareg Guitar in Niger / Abigail Ybarra / Wye Oak / Lucinda Williams / Angel Olsen / Alabama Shakes / What are Triads? + more
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The Legends: Memphis Minnie

While pioneering vocalist Ma Rainey was dubbed the “Mother of the Blues,” and helped spark the genre’s commercial spread in  more

Gear Guide: Nik West’s Funk Essentials

When it comes to funk music, bassist Nik West cuts right to the core. “Tone, tone, tone! And major feel!  more

11 Pedals that are Worth the Investment

The Guide 2016, our first annual roundup of gear favorites, was released earlier this month, but we couldn’t stop there.  more

Nuts and Bolts 4: Troubleshooting and DIY Fixes for Guitar Electronics

You love your guitar, but all of a sudden it’s buzzing and driving you up the wall. Or: you have  more

Gear Guide: Nik West’s Funk Essentials

When it comes to funk music, bassist Nik West cuts right to the core. “Tone, tone, tone! And major feel!  more

10 Women Luthiers You Should Know

While there may not be as many women luthiers in the guitar industry as there are men, their numbers are  more

Support Music and At-Risk Organizations with these Inauguration Week Releases

When it comes to political protest, social commentary, and bringing people together, there are few, if any, tools in this  more

Video Premiere: “Cupcake Man,” by Lady Bits

We’ve all been there, stuck dealing with a man who, for some reason, feels like it’s ok to give his  more

Ernie Ball Announces 2017 St. Vincent Signature Collection

After making waves last year with the introduction of the Music Man St. Vincent Signature Guitar, Annie Clark, a.k.a. St.  more
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