December 2016

Gear History

Stories from Seymour Duncan - First Pickup Repair

June 4, 2008
Seymour Duncan tells the story of the turn of events that led to his first pickup repair... the rest is history!

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Seymour Duncan
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The Inventor of the Virtual Strobe Tuner

May 1, 2008
Video interview with Mike Skubic of Peterson Tuners
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Effects Loop Lecture - Egnater Amp Building Seminar

April 15, 2008
This video snippet is from day two of Bruce Egnater's Amp Building Seminar.
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Bright Switch Lecture - Egnater Amp Building Seminar

April 15, 2008
Okay DIY'ers, here's your Bright Switch 101 from Bruce Egnater. ? Bonus: how to use the circuit in reverse on your guitar.
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Taylor Guitars Road Show: The Solid Body Story

April 8, 2008
Here's the backstory of how Taylor's Solid Body guitar came about. This video features Taylor's Brian Swerdfeger explaining how the guitar's unique pickup started it all. Check out the accompanying video of Brian playing a solidbody through 3 different amps. This video was shot April 1, 2008 at Sweetwater Music's corporate headquarters in Ft. Wayne, IN
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120th Anniversary - Höfner

June 6, 2007
A lot of players know Höfner for their distinctive basses, but what’s one thing our readers should know about your instruments?
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The Rangemaster

March 19, 2007
We have a bit of the history of this amazing pedal, perhaps one of the best kept secrets in the British guitar arsenal.
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