Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Gear

DIY: How to Float a Strat Trem

October 21, 2014
In this step-by-step tutorial, Nashville guitar tech John LeVan demonstrates how to “float” a two-post Stratocaster tremolo so it can both lower and raise the strings’ pitch.
Read More

Aguilar Amplification Releases the Chorusaurus

October 20, 2014
The pedal offers stereo and mono outputs with Bucket-Brigade technology.
Read More

Inside the Musicians Institute Guitar Craft Program

October 20, 2014
For players looking to start down a career path that never takes them away from their first love, the Guitar Craft Program offers a foundational education that can open a lot of doors—no previous experience required.
Read More

Gretsch G5620T-CB Electromatic Review

October 19, 2014
A Gretsch semi-hollow for high-gain fiends.
Read More

McInturff Spitfire Review

October 17, 2014
This high-end solidbody is a very skilled jack-of-all-trades.
Read More

Keeley Electronics Releases the Bassist Compressor

October 17, 2014
The Bassist features ultra-low noise and distortion, 1:1 to 1:infinity compression and up to 30dB boost.
Read More

Source Audio Unveils the Soundblox 2 Stingray Multi-Filter

October 16, 2014
The Stingray includes 12 diverse and finely crafted filter effects, including low pass, high pass, phaser, single peak, and multi-peak.
Read More

Line 6 AMPLIFi 150 Review

October 16, 2014
It’s an amp! It’s home audio system! It’s both!
Read More

Fender Unveils the Adam Clayton Signature Bass

October 15, 2014
The new model is based off of Clayton's 1965 Jazz bass.
Read More

Gibson Releases the Bill Kelliher “Halcyon” Les Paul

October 15, 2014
The Mastodon guitarist's signature model comes with a pair of Lace Dissonant Aggressor pickups.
Read More