The Magazine

PG’s multimedia magazine offers readers a highly engaging experience —with a total monthly readership of 255,000 guitarists.
By attracting a large, dedicated audience, Premier Guitar’s magazine – available in print, online and via our mobile app—provides a great showcase for your products.
Readers choose the print magazine for their monthly fix of guitar news; they stick around because PG’s content-to-advertising ratio is high, so your message can really stand out.
The intense dedication of PG’s readers—and their relentless pursuit of tone—makes them a uniquely receptive audience for new gear and technology like yours.

2020 Publishing Schedule

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Digital Live

Editorial Themes

January 2020

11/1/2019

11/4/2019

11/26/2019

12/18/2019

Weirdest Mods Ever

February 2020
NAMM distribution

12/6/2019

12/9/2019

1/9/2020

1/22/2020

Guitar Heroes on
Their Contemporary Heroes

March 2020

1/10/2020

1/13/2020

2/4/2020

2/19/2020

Pro Pedalboards

April 2020

2/7/2020

2/10/2020

3/3/2020

3/18/2020

Winter NAMM

May 2020

3/6/2020

3/9/2020

3/31/2020

4/22/2020

No-Brainer Mods

June 2020

4/10/2020

4/13/2020

5/5/2020

5/20/2020

How to Know When a Vintage
Amp Is Worth Rescuing

July 2020

5/8/2020

5/11/2020

6/4/2020

6/17/2020

The Acoustic Issue

August 2020
NAMM distribution

6/5/2020

6/8/2020

6/30/2020

7/22/2020

The Amp Issue

September 2020

7/10/2020

7/13/2020

8/4/2020

8/19/2020

Summer NAMM

October 2020

8/7/2020

8/10/2020

9/1/2020

9/16/2020

The Pedal Issue

November 2020
Ad Effectiveness Study

9/4/2020

9/8/2020

9/29/2020

10/14/2020

Builder Profile

December 2020

10/2/2020

10/5/2020

10/27/2020

11/18/2020

Gear of the Year 2020

January 2021

11/6/2020

11/9/2020

12/1/2020

12/16/2020

TBD