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Guitar Tasting Tips

May 20, 2009
How guitar tasting is like food tasting -- and how to keep yourself honest with both
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Speakers: 40% of Your Tone

May 20, 2009
Speaker basics from Tony Pasko
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Gibson ES-295: To Refinish or Not to Refinish?

May 20, 2009
A flaking 1955 ES-295 -- Zach weighs the pros and cons of refinishing, and explains what it does to the value of an instrument
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A Race to the Bottom

May 20, 2009
At an outdoor bluegrass jam in Indiana I saw a woman in her late eighties, a friend of my wife, playing an honest-to-God, prewar Martin D45. I asked her if
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Stratocaster Tone Split Mod

May 20, 2009
Splitting Strat tone controls into two different ranges with separate caps
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Louis Electric KR-12 Amp Head & Cabinet Review

May 20, 2009
Louis Electric''s 50-watt KR-12 head and 2x12 cab deliver classic tones at stage-ready volumes
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Specimen Products Maxwell Custom

May 20, 2009
Specimen Products'' project, based on a rough guitar made by Ian Schneller
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Fritz Brothers Rat Bastard Electric Guitar Review

May 20, 2009
The Fritz Rat Bastard employs mini-humbuckers for a nice variety of sounds
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The Mysterious Gibson Moderne

May 20, 2009
The search for the vintage world''s holy grail
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Droning Strings

May 20, 2009
Creating Unique Acoustic Guitar Riffs Using Open Strings
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