Samick Motherlode

December 2014

What's New

ThroBak Introduces the Pro-90 Pickup

October 23, 2014
The pickup aims for the sound of a vintage P-90 pickup by using ThroBak’s proprietary Vintage Core specifications.
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Last Call: What Would Keith Do?

October 23, 2014
Can creating a stage persona make you a better musician?
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Squier Announces the Vintage Modified Baritone Jazzmaster

October 22, 2014
Tuned A to A, it features a 30” scale length and a pair of Duncan-designed pickups.
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Rig Rundown: The Gaslight Anthem

October 22, 2014
The Garden State rockers walk us through their vintage-meets-modern setups.
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Schuyler Dean Pickups Introduces the D Coils

October 22, 2014
The pickups are scatterwound to 7K bridge and 6.5K neck with vintage-spec plain-enamel wire.
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Ibanez Introduces the RGKP6 and SRKP4

October 22, 2014
Both models are equipped with a Korg Mini Kaoss Pad.
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Ask Amp Man: Dean Markley Signature Series Amps

October 22, 2014
Clapton, Lifeson, and Summers used them, but 30 years later, these innovative amps are largely forgotten.
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GALLERY: Austin City Limits Festival 2014

October 21, 2014
Guitar highlights from the South’s live music capital.
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Way Huge Releases the Saucy Box

October 21, 2014
The pedal forgoes individual clean and drive controls and automatically balances the optimum ratio of the two with a single gain control.
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DIY: How to Float a Strat Trem

October 21, 2014
In this step-by-step tutorial, Nashville guitar tech John LeVan demonstrates how to “float” a two-post Stratocaster tremolo so it can both lower and raise the strings’ pitch.
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