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August 2010

Rickenbacker Model 4001 Bass

July 20, 2010
A history of Rickenbacker basses, and the value of this ''70s example.
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The Diminished Scale: Jazzy Applications for this Symmetrical Scale

July 20, 2010
The diminished scale can be constructed simply by preceding each note of the diminished seventh chord with a note a semitone below.
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What Makes an Acoustic Tick?

July 20, 2010
A look at the common and less common types of bracings.
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Demystifying the Master Volume

July 20, 2010
What are the sonic differences between master-volume and non-master-volume amps
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Master Ultra-Fast Runs with Linear Tapping

July 20, 2010
Learn Greg Howe''s linear tapping approach
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1977 Fender Jazz Bass

July 20, 2010
Created in 1960 as a mellower alternative to the seminal Fender Precision bass, the Fender Jazz bass has created a musical legacy all its own
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Builder Profile: Sommatone Amplification

July 20, 2010
The story behind Jimmy Somma''s hand-built amp heads
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Amptweaker TightDrive Pedal Review

July 20, 2010
Amp guru James Brown''s debut pedal is reviewed
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Amptweaker Bass TightDrive Pedal Review

July 20, 2010
Amp guru James Brown''s debut pedal is tweaked for bass
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William Jeffrey Jones Guitars

March 11, 2010
Hand-carved beauties from Missouri
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