Giveaways January 2015

January 15

Ibanez

Animals as Leaders: Always in Motion

May 1, 2014
Prog-metal titans Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes dissect their most boundary-breaking release to date.
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Rig Rundown: Chevelle

April 30, 2014
This alt-metal power trio proves that one focused, low-tuned guitar, pounding drums, and inventively effected bass can sound as huge live as a band rocking multiple guitars and keyboards.
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Joe Satriani: Outside the Box

April 15, 2014
With a new autobiography and a 15-disc box set chronicling his musical past, the silver surfer reveals how he learned to really play.
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Rig Rundown: The Devil Wears Prada

April 9, 2014
The American metal-core band spills the details on their three-guitar assault.
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NAMM '14 - Ibanez RG6 Korg miniKaosspad2 Prototype Demo

January 26, 2014
See and hear a prototype of the company's first RG-model guitar with a built-in Kaoss pad.
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GALLERY: 2014 NAMM Day 2

January 24, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the second day of the 2014 Winter NAMM show.
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Rig Rundown: Korn

December 13, 2013
Learn about the tools these nu-metal pioneers are using to create down-tuned mayhem while on tour.
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State of the Stomp: Maxon's Susumu Tamura Interview

October 3, 2013
A rare interview with the engineer who created the Tube Screamer circuit.
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Backbeat Books Publishes The Ibanez Electric Guitar Book

May 29, 2013
Ibanez is arguably the most important Japanese guitar brand, and this new book tells the story of its electric guitars, tracking the fortunes of this impressive brand from its origins to today.
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Ibanez Iron Label RGIR20FE Electric Guitar Review

May 20, 2013
The $599 RG1230FE straddles the line between the most affordable and higher-end guitars with the feel of a professional grade instrument.
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