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August Issue

Gear-Show Demo

Fender Custom Shop: Ynwie Malmsteen, Andy Summers

July 1, 2008
One of the eye catching booths at Summer NAMM was Fender Custom Shop's expanse of relic'd guitars. The guitars are convincing enough to make onlookers ask how old they actually were. We talk with Mike Eldred about the Custom Shop and some of the newer guitars they brought, including the Yngwie Malmsteen and Andy Summers Signature models.

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Fender
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Summer NAMM '08 - Sonic Reality Ocean Way Drums

June 30, 2008
We got a sneak peek at a number of products at NAMM on Thursday night during Artist Relations' training program. In this video, we learn a bit about the Ocean Way Drum Plug-in from Sonic Reality.

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Sonic Reality
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Summer NAMM '08 Nashville - N-Tune Tuning System

June 30, 2008
We got a sneak peek at a number of products at NAMM on Thursday night during Artist Relations' training program. This video demonstrates N-Tune's tuning system.

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N-Tune
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Summer NAMM - Artist Relations Gallien-Krueger

June 30, 2008
At Pre NAMM, we're with Gallien-Krueger checking out their powerful amps.

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Gallien-Krueger
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PRS Maple Top Mira

June 30, 2008
PRS is releasing a Maple top version of the Mira, adding a new element to the guitar with a brighter high end and a classic look. In this clip, Joe Knaggs walks through the guitar's design and appointments. Knaggs is the Director of Research and Dev. for PRS. He is also the company's Director of Private Stock.

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Paul Reed Smith

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NY Amp Show - Retro King Amps

June 30, 2008
Premier Guitar is on location at the NY Amp Show with Retro King Amps. Check out their sweet 18, 45 and 50 watt amps!

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Retro King Amps
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SR Technology JAM 150 Plus Acoustic Amp

June 30, 2008
Check out this new boutique Italian amp for acoustics. Newly distributed by Godin, the SR Technology JAM is loaded with multiple inputs and effects.

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SR Technology
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NY Amp Show - Bogner Amps

June 30, 2008
Here we check out Bogner Amps new Alchemist and Duende models at the NY Amp Show.

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Bogner Amps

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Babicz Crescent 12-String Solidbody

June 30, 2008
Jeff Babicz showed us his newest innovation with the solidbody acoustic 12-string with an adjustable neck! In the video, Jeff demonstrates how to adjust the neck and how, despite being a solidbody, the guitar retains that Babicz sound.

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Babicz Guitars
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Godin Guitars - Richmond Models and Belmont

June 30, 2008
After passing along news about Godin's new Richmond guitars, we've been eager to see and hear them up-close. Well, today we finally got our chance. In this vid we take a look at these retro-inspired beauties up close. We also fire up the Belmont.

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Godin Guitars
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