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Forgotten Heroes: D. Boon

January 10, 2017
The visionary Minutemen guitarist shattered everything—from his tone to the rock 'n’ roll rulebook—and in the process created a punk-fueled legacy of scaldingly eccentric music.
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TKL Introduces New Cases for 2017

January 10, 2017
The new models include Vectra soft cases, Alumin-X, and Glacier White models.
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Mooer Releases the Devin Townsend Signature Ocean Machine

January 10, 2017
A delay, reverb, and looper pedal with 24 presets and up to two seconds of delay time.
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Collings OM2H T Review

January 10, 2017
A tradition-minded orchestra model with magnificent tone, looks, feel, and craftsmanship.
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Black Cat Pedals Releases the Stereo Black Cat Vibe

January 9, 2017
The pedal uses a flashing incandescent lamp and four photocells to create its distinctive sound.
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Babicz Unveils the LX2 Tailpiece

January 9, 2017
The LX2 features locking set screws that holds the tailpiece in place both laterally and vertically.
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Fender Announces the American Professional Series

January 9, 2017
The series introduces new Stratocaster, Telecaster, Precision Bass, and Jazz Bass guitars while adding new platforms—the Tele Deluxe, Jaguar, and Jazzmaster.
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Quick Hit: Spector Timbre

January 9, 2017
An acoustic bass guitar from Spector that marries sophisticated looks with a build designed for responsiveness.
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First Look: Fender American Professional Stratocaster

January 9, 2017
Watch John Bohlinger play and offer up his unfiltered initial impressions of Fender's new flagship 6-string.
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Vintage Vault: 1959 Gibson ES-330TD

January 9, 2017
Introduced a year after the ES-335, this hollowbody has a lot in common with first-generation Gibson thinlines.
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Tools for the Task: Partial Capos

January 8, 2017
If you find yourself longing for an additional finger or two, look into what a partial capo can do.
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Cram Session: Thrash-Metal Rhythms

January 7, 2017
Learn how to conquer forearm-punishing riffs of the sort found in everything from early Metallica to Slayer and Megadeth.
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Fender ’57 Custom Pro-Amp Review

January 6, 2017
A 15" speaker makes this reborn tweed machine a warm, pedal-friendly platform for clean to mean sounds.
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Vintage Announces the Roger Williams Nylon Electro-Acoustic Crossover Guitar

January 6, 2017
The guitar features a solid A-grade cedar top with solid back and sides, perfectly matched to a mahogany neck and ebony fretboard.
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Gurus Amps Presents the Brivido Series

January 6, 2017
The Brivido is a three-channel, 100-watt amp that evokes the classic tones of the 1960s.
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Bass Bench: Time to Put Your Bass on a Diet?

January 6, 2017
Explore the pros and cons of pursuing a weight-loss regimen.
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Behind the Bucket Brigade

January 5, 2017
Stompbox guru Mark Hammer reveals everything you need to know about the analog effect chips of yesterday and today.
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PRS Unveils the S2 Vela Satin

January 5, 2017
The S2 Vela Satin from PRS Guitars is a vintage-inspired guitar with loads of personality and tonal textures.
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GoGo Tuners Releases Limited Edition Horizon Pedal Tuner

January 5, 2017
The pedal has a calibration function with wide reference pitches from 430Hz to 450Hz.
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Neunaber Announces the Iconoclast Guitar Speaker Emulator

January 5, 2017
The Iconoclast shapes a guitar’s tone as a speaker cabinet would and outputs directly to headphones, powered speakers, a mixer or recording interface.
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