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April 2009

Talking Guitar: An Interview with Adrian Belew

March 17, 2009
Adrian Belew talks about his early career, his new project and his gear, including his signature Parker Fly Deluxe
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Breedlove Mark I and Mark IV

March 17, 2009
Two solidbody beauties from Breedlove: the Mark I and Mark IV
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5 Resonator Builders You Should Meet

March 17, 2009
A look at Beard Guitars, Crafters of Tennessee, Rayco Resophonics, S.B. MacDonald, and Terraplane Resonator Guitar Co.
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HipKitty Oxblood Distortion Review

March 17, 2009
HipKitty''s Oxblood pedal channels Vox with great success
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TC Electronic RH450/RS210 Bass Rig Review

March 17, 2009
TC Electronic''s new bass amp packs power, innovation and portability
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Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin Review

March 17, 2009
Godin''s 5th Avenue Kingpin archtop is a solid guitar that plays and sounds great for under $1000
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Negative Feedback, Fender Bassman 10

March 17, 2009
A look at negative feedback and hum balance
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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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Reharmonization

March 17, 2009
A look at one type of reharmonization -- changing the fundamental harmony of a tune
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The Anatomy of the Stratocaster 5-way Switch, Part III

March 17, 2009
Wrapping up our primer the Stratocaster 5-way switch
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1959 Gibson Super 400 CES

March 17, 2009
A look at Gibson''s Super 400 Archtop
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Popping the Bass

March 17, 2009
Learn to pop the bass in the style of delta bluesmen
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Close-Up: Furman P-1800 PF R Power Conditioner / Surge Suppressor

March 17, 2009
The Furman Power Conditioner controls buzz and hum
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Sneak Peek: Mesa Boogie Mark V

March 17, 2009
A detailed look at Mesa Boogie''s new Mark V amp
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Acoustic or Electric? You Don’t Have to Choose

March 17, 2009
Spreading the love equally between electric and acoustic
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Taylor T3/B Review

March 17, 2009
Taylor expands their line even further, blending their SolidBody and hollowbody for the versatile T3/B Bigsby-equipped semi-hollowbody.
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April Book & DVD Reviews

March 17, 2009
This month: Dave Sanborn: Live at Montreux 1984, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Iggy Pop: Lust For Life, Soul Rebel: An Intimate Portrait of Bob Marley, Gibson Amplifiers 1933-2008: 75 Years of the Gold Tone
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Ernie Ball Music Man 25th Anniversary Guitar Review

March 17, 2009
Ernie Ball celebrates the 25th anniversary of acquiring Music Man with an ultra-playable, articulate solidbody.
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50 Winters Later: A Tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper

March 17, 2009
Inside the tribute concert for Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper
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