Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Humbucker

Fishman Pickups Unveils the Fluence Series

January 31, 2014
Fluence will be introduced in Single Coil, Classic and Modern Humbucker designs, in a variety of finishes, with more models to follow in the coming year.
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Guitar Shop 101: How to Install a Soundhole Pickup

January 27, 2014
Magnetic soundhole pickups have come a long way since they were introduced many decades ago. If you’re considering getting one, here’s how to install it the right way.
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LACE Pickups Introduces Bill Kelliher’s Dissonant Aggressor Series

January 16, 2014
The Dissonant Aggressors have been designed to have increased dynamic response, sustain, and articulation.
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Unwound: Fishman Rethinks the Electric Guitar Pickup

January 13, 2014
Fluence, Fishman’s first line of electric guitar pickups, marks a radical departure from the traditional technology.
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Fender Pawn Shop Mustang Bass Review

December 23, 2013
Fender’s new humbucker-powered take on their short-scale 1960s design.
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Rio Grande Pickups Reissues the Twangbucker

October 12, 2013
The Twangbucker is designed to cover the existing footprint of your stock Tele bridge and is available for the Vintage Tallboy and Muy Grande models.
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DiMarzio Releases New Titan Humbuckers

October 7, 2013
Dimarzio's newest humbuckers were co-designed with Periphery guitarist, Jack Bowen, for his upcoming signature Ibanez guitar.
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Bare Knuckle Pickups Unveil Misha Mansoor Juggernaut Pickups

October 1, 2013
Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor teamed up with UK-based Bare Knuckle for the Juggernaut line of pickups.
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DiMarzio and John Petrucci Announce Illuminator Pickups

September 17, 2013
Two new Illuminator humbucking pickups for 6-string electric guitars and two new Illuminator 7 humbucking pickups for 7-string electric guitars are now available.
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Lollar Pickups Release Gold Foil Pickups

August 23, 2013
With these Gold Foils, expect crystal clear top end with lots of in-your-face harmonic overtones, and a wide dynamic range that can make a typical tube amp give up the dirt - while retaining all the detail and “3D” you expect from a Lollar.
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