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Rivera Announces the Mini RockRec

July 12, 2016
A loadbox/speaker simulator with six speaker voicings.
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SNAMM '16 - DigiTech Nautila and Whammy Ricochet Demos

July 12, 2016
The pedal giant releases a chorus/flange and pitch shifter that operates without a treadle.
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Dwarfcraft Unveils the Happiness Multi-Mode Filter and LFO

July 12, 2016
Dwarfcraft Devices is ready to spread some Happiness.
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SNAMM '16 - Yamaha Pacifica 612VIIFM TLB Demo

July 12, 2016
See and hear how the veteran guitar builders update an old favorite with Seymour Duncan pickups and new finishes.
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Album Review: Jeff Beck’s Bigger, Better, Badder "Loud Hailer"

July 12, 2016
The Strat master says he wants to move past “guitar nerd” albums, but his latest effort is still brimming with chops, funky rhythms, and untouchable mystique.
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SNAMM '16 - Foxpedal Defector Fuzz & Wave Delay/Reverb Demos

July 11, 2016
First-timers from Richland, Washington, bring a new Big Muff-style fuzz and a versatile 'verb/delay box.
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Chase Bliss Audio Spectre Analog TZ Flanger Review

July 11, 2016
A sophisticated analog flanger in a standard-sized stompbox.
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Fender Unveils the Flea Jazz Bass

July 11, 2016
A precise recreation of his classic Shell Pink ’61 Jazz bass.
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SNAMM '16 - Fender 2016 Custom Shop Models

July 11, 2016
Get a peek behind the curtain to see what's possible with these high-end beauties.
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Radial Engineering Introduces the Tonebone BigShot ABY

July 11, 2016
An updated version of the Radial Engineering's popular guitar amp switcher.
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SNAMM '16 - Chase Bliss Audio Tonal Recall Analog Delay Demo

July 11, 2016
Hear how they blend true analog tones with digitally-controlled flexibility.
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Last Call: Fix Yo’ Mix

July 11, 2016
Want your band to sound great onstage? Turn down and listen up.
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SNAMM '16 - Source Audio L.A. Lady Distortion, Kingmaker Fuzz, & AfterShock Bass Distortion Demos

July 10, 2016
The digital masterminds bring two new dirtboxes for guitar and a low-end rumbler with three different distortion engines.
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Staff Picks: Pedal Power

July 10, 2016
The pedal steel is a beautiful thing. The Record Company’s Chris Vos joins us in naming pedal-steel recordings that stole our hearts.
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SNAMM '16 - Bristol BD-15S & BM-15 Demos

July 9, 2016
A new line of wallet-friendly acoustics from the Saga Music brand.
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Beyond Blues: 8 Essential Turnarounds

July 9, 2016
To navigate the last four measures of a 12-bar blues in style, you need a sophisticated ear and a solid knowledge of chord tones.
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Quick Hit: Fredric Effects Deeply Unpleasant Companion

July 8, 2016
The London boutique outfit gifts bassists with a new take on the Shin-ei FY-2 Companion Fuzz.
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SNAMM '16 - Gibson HP 635 W Demo | 2016 High Performance Acoustics

July 8, 2016
Get introduced to their new line of acoustics, which is built with North American tonewoods and focuses on ultimate playability and comfort.
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SNAMM '16 - Schecter Studio Acoustic and Stage Acoustic Demos | Jeff Loomis Signature 7-String

July 8, 2016
Normally thought of as a builder of hard-rock and metal machines, the California shop unveils a pair of classy flattops.
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SNAMM '16 - Michael Kelly Mod Shop 50 Burl Burst Demo | 2016 Mod Shop Models

July 8, 2016
See what happens when you put one of the brand's 1950s instruments through their new Mod Shop and beef it up with upgraded pickups and electronics.
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