Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Gear Blog

In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 2

March 11, 2010
A artist-owned bass is in terrible shape. Refinish it or not?
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Acoustic EQ for Stage, Part 4: Pickups

February 26, 2010
Continue your journey to live acoustic bliss with this comprehensive look at acoustic pickup types.
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Doing Your Homework, Part 2

February 11, 2010
More on how to get to know your pedals better.
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Sweet As Honey

February 11, 2010
Finding a gem in a far off land
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The Setup

February 11, 2010
Jared Scharff details his Saturday Night Live rig.
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Sherwin Linton, Crib Rods, and the Origins of the B-Bender

February 11, 2010
The tale behind how the B-Bender came to be
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Biasing a Bassman

February 11, 2010
Changing the tubes on a pawnshop Bassman 50 - which to get and how to bias?
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The Art of Noise

February 11, 2010
How to inject some noise into your sound
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You Can Build It, Yes You Can

February 11, 2010
Been thinking about building a guitar? Just do it! Here are some tips for getting started.
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To Boldly Go...(Where No Guitar Has Gone Before)

January 14, 2010
Looking beyond the more common alternative materials to see what the future might hold.
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