Guitar Gear Reviews by INTHEBLUES

Unbiased & Unpaid Reviews

Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #4

Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #4 Episode #4 of Guitar Search Saturdays takes place in an awesome store called the Music Swop Shop in Melbourne, Australia.  This particular store is “Japanese guitar heaven”.  While they sell only used electric guitars, they only stock good stuff which is a sight to be seen.  This particular shop…
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Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #3

Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #3 Episode #3 of Guitar Search Saturdays takes place in another second hand shop.  This particular store is “quad box heaven” featuring a number of huge cabinets that will never sell.  They also have a range of pretty hilarious practice amps on display including the official “worst deal” I have…
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Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #2

Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #2 Welcome to Episode 2 of my Guitar Search Saturdays series of videos.  Episode #2 takes place in an actual guitar store located in Melbourne, Australia. They primarily stocks Gibson and Epiphone brand guitars. If you’re a huge fan of either of these two brands of guitars you’ll get a…
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Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #1

Guitar Search Saturdays – Episode #1 This first episode of guitar search Saturdays takes place in a second hand shop in Melbourne Australia called Cash Converters.  This is a new series of videos where I head into random guitar shops, second hand shops, pawn shops, and more taking a look at what guitar goodies we…
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Les Paul vs ES-335 – Do They Sound the Same?

Les Paul vs ES-335 – Do They Sound the Same? In this video I am showing you the differences between a Les Paul electric guitar and an ES-335.  Both of these guitars are Japanese Tokai guitars and are basically references of late 50’s Gibson electric guitars.  Tonally, there’s a not as much difference as I…
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VS Audio Royal Flush Dual Overdrive Pedal Review

VS Audio Royal Flush Dual Overdrive Pedal Review The Royal Flush dual overdrive pedal from VS audio is my favorite dual overdrive pedal ever.  To put it simply both channels in this pedal are awesome. Not only can the channels be used on their own with extremely good results they sound killer stacked. Both sides…
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The Klon KTR versus the Wampler Tumnus

The Klon KTR versus the Wampler Tumnus In this video I compare the Klon KTR versus the Wampler Tumnus overdrive pedal. The Klon KTR is the newest  version of the infamous Klon Centaur overdrive pedal.  The Tumnus crams most of the tones from the KTR into a much smaller box.  I say “most” because the…
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My Top 3 Electric Guitars for Blues

My Top 3 Electric Guitars for Blues In terms of bog-standard electric guitars that you can buy from any shop these are my three favorite guitars for blues guitar music.  That said, you can also pick from a number of variations of these three but if I had to pick just three this would be…
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