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Acoustic

Taylor 855

June 17, 2009
Taylor''s short-lived 855 boomed like a cannon -- but what is it worth?
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Godin Multiac Grand Concert Duet Ambiance Acoustic Electric Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Godin Multiac Grand Concert Duet Ambiance is a nylon string acoustic-electric for studio and live situations
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Taylor 814CE Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Download Example 1 Fingerstyle - pickup, amp, mic Download Example 2 Strumming - pickup, amp, mic Download Example 3 Bassy Riffing - pickup, amp, mic SIGNAL CHAIN: Mic: sE3
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1933 National Duolian Resonator Repair

June 17, 2009
A rare resonator with a broken headstock, cracked fingerboard and corroded steel body
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Fear Not the Magic

June 17, 2009
Learning to love the magic and mysteries of the guitar
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1937 Gibson L-Century

June 17, 2009
During the years 1933 and 1934, Chicago held a World’s Fair commemorating the “Century of Progress” since the time of its incorporation. The fair was meant to stimulate the local
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Doc's Ol' Hoss: 1968 Gallagher G-50

June 17, 2009
Doc Watson’s first Gallagher, “Ol’hoss,” was presented to him in 1968. A G-50 model with a cracked side, it was never intended for sale, but Doc fell in love with
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Takamine Glenn Frey Signature EF360GF Acoustic Guitar Review

May 20, 2009
Takamine''s Glenn Frey Signature is a simple guitar that''s great for pop and folk
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Guitar Tasting Tips

May 20, 2009
How guitar tasting is like food tasting -- and how to keep yourself honest with both
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Where Acoustic Tone Begins

April 21, 2009
Choosing wood for different guitars
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1996 Martin D-40QM

April 21, 2009
A unique maple-back Martin dreadnought that projects like no other
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1966 Gibson L4C Clean Up

April 21, 2009
A 1966 Gibson L4C is great condition, other than a layer of dust and grime.
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1966 Martin D12-35 Neck Heel Restore

March 17, 2009
John Brown whips a ''66 D12-35 neck into shape
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Sprucing Up the Place

March 17, 2009
The lowdown on one of the most used acoustic tonewoods: spruce.
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Kathy Wingert Guitars: Harp Guitar

March 17, 2009
Harp Guitar with figured sycamore
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Kalamazoo KG-14

February 16, 2009
A look at Kalamazoo acoustics circa 1940
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Pentatonic Tuning: C, F, C, G, A, D

February 16, 2009
Instructions for pentatonic tuning, and a tune to try it out.
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Modern Builder Vault: James A. Olson Guitars

December 16, 2008
A look at James A. Olson''s 30th Anniversary Model
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Voyage-Air VAOM-1C Folding Acoustic Guitar Review

December 16, 2008
The Voyage-Air is a travel guitar that defies reason with its tone and stability.
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Petros Guitars Tunnel #13

December 16, 2008
Southern Pacific Railroad’s Siskiyou Summit Tunnel #13 was built in the 1880s using virgin redwood timbers harvested in Southwestern Oregon. These timbers witnessed the October 11, 1923 hold up
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