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December 2014

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Forgotten Hero: Ollie Halsall

Forgotten Hero: Ollie Halsall

November 20, 2014
The rise and fall of one of the most original guitar players to emerge from the 1960s British Invasion.
Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson Hummingbird

Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson Hummingbird

November 20, 2014
Gibson’s first “square shoulder” flattop was a warm-toned classic.
Piod Effects What You Want 2 Micro

Piod Effects What You Want 2 Micro

November 19, 2014
Despite its straightforward controls, this brute-force distortion pedal boasts enormous range.
Breedlove Announces Updated Studio Series
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Breedlove Announces Updated Studio Series

November 19, 2014
The series is now equipped with the Fishman INK3 USB system.
Rig Rundown: Death From Above 1979

Rig Rundown: Death From Above 1979

November 19, 2014
Vintage pawn shop-type gear has become the sound of the Canadian punk duo.
A Live Looping Lesson

A Live Looping Lesson

November 18, 2014
Whether you use a simple one-shot looper or a complex multitrack model, these tips can enliven your loop-based performances.
Keeley Introduces the GC-2 Limiting Amplifier
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Keeley Introduces the GC-2 Limiting Amplifier

November 18, 2014
A new take on studio-quality compression in a stompbox form.
Knaggs Guitars Unveils the SS2 Steve Stevens Signature Model
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Knaggs Guitars Unveils the SS2 Steve Stevens Signature Model

November 18, 2014
Sales of the signature models will help benefit MusiCares.
Reverend Guitars Updates the Charger 290
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Reverend Guitars Updates the Charger 290

November 18, 2014
Only 14 of each color will be produced.
Last Call: Where the Author Gets off His Lazy Ass and Takes a Jazz Class