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Acoustic

A Slow Market Spurs Innovation

November 18, 2009
How the recession has given birth to new gear
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Unsung Heroes of Tone: The End of an Era

October 21, 2009
Kevin Borden finishes his journey through vintage bass amplification history with early ''80s Peavey combos
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Acoustic Image Ten2 Combo Amp Review

October 21, 2009
A look at the versatile acoustic amp with both bass and guitar in mind - with sound clips covering acoustic, electric, resonator and more.
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The Soul of A Guitar

October 21, 2009
Examining how a guitar becomes more than a guitar as it collects experiences and emotions.
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Kragenbrink OM Fingerstylist Acoustic Guitar Review

October 21, 2009
The Kragenbrink is a high-end, high-performance acoustic for serious fingerstyle players
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1956 Gretsch Corsair Truss Rod Rescue

October 21, 2009
A snapped truss rod left this Gretsch non-adjustable. John rescues the guitar without removing the fingerboard.
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Tanglewood Guitar Company UK MasterDesign Series TSR2 Acoustic Guitar Review

September 18, 2009
The Tanglewood MasterDesign is a stage and ensemble-friendly acoustic
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The Word of the Day is Hybrid

September 18, 2009
Doing double duty with an acoustic-electric
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Percussive Effects: Propel Your Parts by Mimicking Drum-Kit Sounds

September 18, 2009
Think like a drummer for percussive effects that will wow your audience
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Dads, Daughters and Guitars

September 18, 2009
Bonding with teenagers over guitars
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Spicing up DADGAD: DADGAE

September 9, 2009
Switching up DADGAD with some DADGAE shapes
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Claudio Pagelli

August 19, 2009
Four beauties to celebrate Claudio Pagelli''s 30th anniversary
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Are You in Tune?

August 19, 2009
Tuning rules from Bob Taylor to save you some headaches
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1933 National Duolian Resonator, Part 2

July 22, 2009
John continues his restoration of a 1933 National Duolian Resonator by finishing up on the headstock and repairing the fretboard.
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(Acoustic) Size Matters

July 22, 2009
When it comes to acoustic guitars, there are quite different virtues to both small and large bodies.
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Schertler SM Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review

June 24, 2009
Shertler''s SM is a stage-ready, mid-priced acoustic-electric
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Sneak Peek: Martin 1-Series

June 17, 2009
A look at Martin''s new affordable line of acoustics, sponsored by Martin
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Martin SWOMGT Acoustic Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
The Martin SWOMGT delivers that Martin sound in an Earth-friendly OM package
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Cole Clark Fat Lady 1AC Acoustic Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Eco-friendly bunya makes the Cole Clark Fat Lady sing—and loudly!
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Schneider Guitars: Soho Collection

June 17, 2009
Two sibling beauties from Schneider
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