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December 2014

Gear Porn

GALLERY: John Porter's Guitar Collection

February 20, 2013
Porter muses over the highlights of his vast collection used on records by everyone from B.B. King to Eric Clapton to the Smiths.
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GALLERY: Guitar Center Eric Clapton Crossroads Collection 2013

February 5, 2013
Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton "Brownie" Tribute Strat, Gibson Harrsison-Clapton "Lucy" Les Paul, and a trio of Martin 000 body-style acoustics round out the collection. Photos courtesy Guitar Center.
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1949 Gibson ES-350N

February 4, 2013
A beautiful 1949 Gibson ES-350N, serial #A4308. Gibson introduced its first electric guitar—the ES-150—in 1936. Its acceptance by influential players like Eddie Durham and Charlie Christian led to the
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'60s Silvertone "Sharkfin" ET-460 K4L

February 4, 2013
When three pickups simply won’t do, reach for a Silvertone ET-460 K4L There was a time when a man was judged by the number of pickups on his guitar.
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NAMM 2013 Editors' Picks - Day 4

January 27, 2013
PG editors Shawn Hammond, Charles Saufley, and Rich Osweiler pick their favorites from the last day of the show.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2013 - Day 4

January 27, 2013
What our editors saw on the final day of Winter NAMM 2013.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2013 - Day 3

January 26, 2013
Everything the PG editors saw at Winter NAMM on Saturday.
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NAMM 2013 Editors' Picks - Day 3

January 26, 2013
PG Editors pick their top gear from the third day of NAMM.
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NAMM 2013 Editors' Picks - Day 2

January 25, 2013
PG Editors pick their top gear from the second day of NAMM.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2013 - Day 2

January 25, 2013
Everything the PG editors saw at Winter NAMM on Friday.
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