Samick Motherlode

December 2014

What's New

Out Front With Chris Duarte

January 15, 2009
Chris Duarte lives in the shadows of giants— constantly compared to SRV and Jimi. He sat down with us to talk about his gear and who he really is.
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Fuchs Clean Machine 150 Review

January 15, 2009
The Fuchs Clean machine is a dream amp for players who love pedals.
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The Return of the Hot Rod Guitar

January 15, 2009
As the modern custom shop comes full circle with its hot rod beginnings, we take a look at the movement’s early years.
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When Craft Becomes Art: The Destroy All Guitars Telstar

January 15, 2009
The Telstar combines the best of a Strat and Tele with great success. We talk to the builders and designers at Destroy All Guitars.
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Stomp School Q & A

January 15, 2009
Tom & Mike take reader questions on placing a boost pedal and waking a Boss 7-band EQ from the dead.
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1963 Fender Jazzmaster: Formulating Its True Identity

January 15, 2009
A ''63 Jazzmaster comes in for a refinish
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You Write, I Respond: Readers' Thoughts

January 15, 2009
A look at where bass players stand on vintage instruments
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5 Hot Rodders You Should Meet

January 15, 2009
We talk to Jim Cara, Lee Garver, Lindy Fralin, Ken Warmoth and Sara Ray about what they do and what the term Hot Rod means to them
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Hot-Rodded Fender Guitars

January 15, 2009
A look at the history behind Fender''s Hot Rodded line of guitars
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Charvel Warren DeMartini San Dimas Review

January 15, 2009
Charvel''s Warren DiMartini "Crossed Swords" San Dimas model conjures images of ''84
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