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A Perfect Circle: Another Round for Billy Howerdel and James Iha

November 20, 2013
The supergroup guitarists open up about the reunion, their new recording, and revamping their road rigs.
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ZZ Top Gear Gallery

November 19, 2013
Guitarist Billy Gibbons’ and bassist Dusty Hill’s toys can be summed up by three Bs: bold, Bolin-made, and because they said so.
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GALLERY: Tedeschi Trucks Band's 2013 Touring Gear

November 5, 2013
The guitars, amps, and pedals of roots-rock's favorite family band.
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Gibson Releases 1961 Les Paul Tribute

October 29, 2013
The 1961 Gibson Les Paul Tribute features a re-engineered "sideways" vibrato.
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GALLERY: Rich Robinson's 2013 Touring Gear

October 21, 2013
Check out what Rich Robinson brought out on tour with the Black Crowes—everything from relic’d Gibsons and Japanese Zemaitis models to a few Gretschs and Teles.
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Gibson Releases the Zakk Wylde Moderne of Doom

October 16, 2013
The Limited Edition Zakk Wylde Moderne of Doom is based on the legendary, yet never released, third member of the Modernist Series of the late 1950s—the Gibson Moderne.
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Gibson Releases Slash Signature Vermillion Les Paul

October 9, 2013
The Slash Signature Vermillion Les Paul blends classic specs with Slash-approved features and details, all dressed in a new finish.
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Rig Rundown: The Black Crowes' Rich Robinson

October 2, 2013
Rich Robinson's longtime tech, Doug Redler, shows us Robinson's rig—which includes everything from relic’d Gibsons to Japanese Zemaitis models, and even a few Gretschs and Teles.
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Gibson Announces Rusty Anderson Signature ES-335

October 1, 2013
Based on the "dot neck" ES-335 from the late '50s, the Rusty Anderson model contains two custom PAF-style humbuckers.
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Vintage Vault: 1937 Gibson EH-150 Guitar and Amp

September 30, 2013
The ES-150 guitar/amp set was Gibson’s response to the popularity of Hawaiian music—and a growing electric guitar market.
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