1. Fender Mustang I v2 Amp 

This great little amp is packed with features and great sounds that will surprize given its small size and affordable price.  The best feature: USB connectivity to connect to your computer with free Fender® FUSE™ software. Open up a world of possibilities, including on-screen parameter control, deep editing, additional effects, unlimited preset storage, online preset swapping with the Fender® FUSE™ community, and free Fender artist presets. 

 

 

2. Blackstar ID:Core 10 Amp

Similar to the Mustang I, the Blackstar ID:Core Stereo 10 is a 2x5W ultimate entry level guitar amplifier. Incredible tone and flexibility is accessed by a simple and intuitive control set and delivered in SUPER WIDE STEREO to give an immersive playing experience that will have you hooked on playing guitar.  Deep editing and storing of patches is simple using the Blackstar INSIDER software. Patches can be shared, uploaded and downloaded via the online community. The USB connector also allows you to record from your amp directly to your computer.

 

3. TC Electronic Ditto Looper

Ditto Looper is a fun and simple way to layer . You press once to record, press once again to play the loop. Press once to add another layer of sounds (something you can keep repeating until you run out of ideas). You press and hold to Undo a layer and press and hold again to Redo. Press twice to stop, after which you can press and hold to clear the loop.

 

 

 

4. Soul Food Distortion Fuzz Overdrive Pedal   

More affordable and great-sounding fun from our friends at Electroharmonix.  This is one of our most popular pedals from 2014, and makes a great gift because, well, all electric guitars love distortion, don’t they?