Samick Motherlode

December 2014

March 2010

The Setup

February 11, 2010
Jared Scharff details his Saturday Night Live rig.
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Roger Fritz: Helping Resurrect the Classic Kay Guitar Line

February 11, 2010
How Roger Fritz turned an interest in cheap early Kay guitars into a reissue of the brand
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In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 1

February 11, 2010
Kevin stumbles upon a ''60 J-Bass owned by Walter Booker
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1967 Musicraft Messenger Guitar

February 11, 2010
This ahead-of-its-time guitar featured early technological advancements like an alloy neck, stereo output and built-in effects.
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Classical Tremolo: Exercises for Building Clear and Even Right-Hand Articulation

February 11, 2010
The classical guitar approach to the tremolo technique
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1957 Gretsch Chet Atkins Hollowbody 6120

February 11, 2010
A perfect example of the Chet Atkins model used by greats like Duane Eddy
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The Stratocaster Cap Switching Mod

February 11, 2010
How to use different tone caps for different positions on the Strat
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Sherwin Linton, Crib Rods, and the Origins of the B-Bender

February 11, 2010
The tale behind how the B-Bender came to be
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Biasing a Bassman

February 11, 2010
Changing the tubes on a pawnshop Bassman 50 - which to get and how to bias?
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The Art of Noise

February 11, 2010
How to inject some noise into your sound
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