New gear from D'Addario, Line 6, Hotine, Caparison Guitars, and Ernie Ball

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NS Micro Clip Free Tuner
$34 street


This discreet tuner attaches directly to your instrument’s tuning machine using the existing screw hole (screws included), so your tuner is always at hand, and visible only to you.

Line 6
Variax Standard Limited Edition Onyx
$999 street


Manufactured as a run of just 300 guitars, the Onyx features an alder body, one-piece maple neck with Macassar ebony fretboard, three Yamaha Alnico V single-coil pickups, and Variax HD modelling technology. Each guitar also includes a limited-edition insignia and numbered neck plate.

Wally+ Loop Station
$129 street


Wally+offers 24-bit/44.1kHz recording quality, 8GB internal storage, 11 phrase banks, and onboard USB for managing loop phrases with PC/Mac software.

Caparison Guitars
Horus-M3B Custom Line
$3,699 street


A strengthened five-piece maple and walnut neck allows for a 1mm reduction in thickness, as well as a deeper heel cut for the neck joint. A new Caparison PH-bc bridge pickup features a push-push switch for coil splitting, and the Custom Line also offers a transparent Sun Burst or Moon Burst finish.

Ernie Ball
40th Anniversary Volume Pedal
$129 street


Ernie Ball’s original 1977 volume pedal gets the anniversary treatment with a slate-black, limited-edition model that also includes a redesigned PVC-coated Kevlar cord for improved potentiometer traction and volume control, and a switchable taper that offers two swell rates.