We interviewed a bunch of bands about the first thing they played.

Softshred your way to DayGlo bliss

Bands tell us about their first piece of gear. What was yours?

We chop it up with Baptists drummer Nick Yacyshyn about the new Vancouver indie outlet Rufus Drum Shop.

His loved ones reflect on his life 5 years after we lost him.

We talked to the man behind the Afterneath, Palisades, and Sea Machine pedals.

Weinman laid down some licks on the pop songstress's The Golden Echo.

Put another shred on the barbee, mate!

Plini the Elder, Plini the Younger, and now, Plini the Shredder!

We chatted with Ro about the Australian music scene, his tone philosophy, and whether IBTS will ever be a full-on

Interview with one of Australia's premiere guitar builders. See Dragonball Z guitar for proof.

As part of Overdrive week we interviewed a couple of pedal makers who are making strides in new designs and

We got advice from a bunch of working metal engineers on the best OD pedals and how they use them.

We interviewed the double-duty pedal builder.