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ZenZero Electronics Introduces the 2KP

November 28, 2016
A versatile preamp/boost pedal that's dead simple to use.
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Last Call: Find Your Sensei

November 28, 2016
Having a guitar guru can fill your heart with confidence—and humility.
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Quick Hit: Electro-Harmonix Lester G Deluxe

November 28, 2016
We dig into Mike Matthews' sweetly swirling and huge-sounding new streamlined rotary simulator.
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Tone Tips: Gear Doesn’t Matter … Except When It Does

November 27, 2016
Before searching out gear to find your tone, take inventory of what you already have.
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Beyond Blues: Connecting the Dots

November 26, 2016
When learning guitar, the biggest challenge isn’t mastering fingerings, but rather how to put them together in a musical way. Here are some cool tricks for moving from one shape to another.
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Yamaha Revstar RSP20CR Review

November 25, 2016
Top-flight quality and go-fast looks in a sweet-sounding solidbody.
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Mod Garage: Updating a 1950s Musima Record

November 25, 2016
When you dig inside an old guitar, you have to be ready for anything.
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Eric Bell’s Northern Light

November 24, 2016
Thin Lizzy’s founding guitarist opens up about the early days, his exit from the band, and his new solo album, Exile.
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Black Cat Monster K-Fuzz Review

November 24, 2016
A menacing and expressive octave fuzz classic is recast in a more practical and musically malleable form.
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Rig Rundown: The Dandy Warhols

November 23, 2016
James Holmström, Zia McCabe, and Courtney Taylor-Taylor show off some of the most jaw-droppingly unique custom and rare vintage axes we've seen in ages.
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BAE Audio Launches Hot Fuzz Dual-Stomp Boost/Fuzz Pedal

November 23, 2016
The company's first stompbox combines classic '70s fuzz with vintage top boost.
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Lava Guitars Announces the Lava Drop Line

November 23, 2016
The guitars are shaped after actual physical drops to give tangible ergonomic enhancement.
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Thalia Zedek: Indie-Rock Heroine

November 22, 2016
The influential artist and her new band E explore the dark and noisy side of songcraft with cheap vintage guitars, homemade instruments, unusual chord voicings, and a triangulated collaboration between two guitars and drums.
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Mojotone Adds Two Telecaster Models to Line of Quiet Coil Pickups

November 22, 2016
The design yields a classic Tele tone without the unwanted 60-cycle hum.
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Suhr Introduces the Kiko Loureiro Signature Shiba Drive ReLoaded Pedal

November 22, 2016
The circuit has been updated to offer greater clarity and low-end response.
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Otis Amplification Trudeau Review

November 22, 2016
Craft design sensibilities and rowdy tones come together in a handsome and sometimes savage-sounding amp.
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ESP LTD B-1005SE Multi-Scale Bass Review

November 21, 2016
Boutique looks, quality components, and impressive tones converge in a unique new 5-string.
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Overload Guitars & Basses Announces the Taurus 4-String Bass

November 21, 2016
A fully customizable 4-string with a wealth of wood and pickup options.
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Trash or Treasure: Sunn Solos II

November 21, 2016
Twenty bucks for a 1970s Sunn combo in excellent condition makes for a Saturday well spent!
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