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April 2015

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Xotic XW-1 Wah Review

March 16, 2015
Classic Italian wah tones form the sonic foundation for an altogether modern and flexible wah.
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JColoccia Guitars Introduces the Big Cannoli Overdrive

March 16, 2015
A versatile overdrive with some added tone controls.
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Bottom Feeder: Vintage Icon Series V6 Distressed S-style

March 16, 2015
An authentically vintage-sounding Strat-style axe for under $300.
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Quick Hit: Phil Jones Bass BigHead

March 15, 2015
Big bass sound and plenty more from a pocket-sized package.
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Digging Deeper: Open-G Tricks

March 14, 2015
Get inside one of the guitar’s most versatile open tunings.
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10 Things We Learned from Paul Reed Smith

March 13, 2015
The famed luthier opens up about getting his start more than 30 years ago, finally building John McLaughlin a guitar, and how many hot wings he can eat in one sitting.
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Julien's Auctions Announces Music Icons

March 13, 2015
Items include guitars from George Harrison, Eric Clapton, and Vinnie Vincent.
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Gretsch Underwrites Music Center at Country Music Hall of Fame

March 13, 2015
The Gallery allows visitors to mix a band recording, cut a vocal track, understand the dynamics of guitar building, and more.
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Bass Bench: Shaping Your Tones by Hand

March 13, 2015
How does your picking hand control harmonic content?
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Steven Wilson and Guthrie Govan: To Shred or Not to Shred?

March 12, 2015
Player, producer, and Porcupine Tree frontman Wilson reunites with shred king Govan for another epic concept album.
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