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Alesis Transactive Mobile PA

February 15, 2008
How many times have you arrived at a gig, only to realize that – whoops! – there’s no power outlet? Though it’s not that common, I’ve encountered the situation
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HipKitty Cream Distortion Pedal

February 15, 2008
There you are, sitting in your local music shop with the new guitar you are about to purchase after months of thorough, backbreaking research. After playing this guitar through
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The Blue Book of Electric Guitars, 11th Edition

February 15, 2008
Author: Zachary R. Fjestad $34.95 bluebookinc.com As you’re probably aware, Premier Guitar is a magazine. We are journalists, or at least gearheads masquerading as journalists. Yet, we can count
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Reinhardt SV 18 Head & Cab

February 15, 2008
For an amp originally produced for just two short years in the mid-sixties, the Marshall 1974X has spawned quite a bit of interest, inspiring everything from boutique amps based
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Money Can't Buy Me Tone

February 15, 2008
Accoutrements and substance
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Melody: How to Write Great Tunes

February 15, 2008
Author: Rikky Rooksby $22.95 backbeatbooks.com As guitar players, we tend to work exclusively in riffs, visualizing the fretboard in terms of shapes and patterns that can be called upon
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Riffs: Gibson Guitar of the Month, Coconut Amp, iPod Guitar

February 15, 2008
Gibson Begins Guitar of the Month With SG from Gibson USA Yes, the series that brought us the reverse Flying V is back. Gibson launched their guitar of the
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Mills Acoustics Afterburner 4x12 Cab

February 15, 2008
It’s a daring thing to stake your name on cabinets alone, and the folks at Mills gladly take on the challenge – talk to them for five minutes and
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Dan Armstrong Sound Modifiers

February 15, 2008
When hearing the name Dan Armstrong, most people think of that clear Plexiglas guitar made by Ampeg. For stompbox freaks, the name conjures up images of legendary effects like
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Total Scales Techniques and Applications

February 15, 2008
Author: Mark John Sternal $24.95 mjspublications.com Maybe this is stating the obvious, but Americans are always looking for a quick fix. If that weren’t true, I wouldn’t be getting
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