Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Gear

Koch Amps Unveils the Superlead and the 63'OD

September 30, 2014
Both pedals feature a 12AX7 preamp tube.
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The Recording Guitarist: Tracking Yourself on Acoustic

September 30, 2014
What’s the best method when you’re the player, engineer, and producer?
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Strymon Introduces the Deco

September 29, 2014
Deco recreates the mechanics and technology of two vintage studio reel-to-reel tape decks and their interactions.
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Quick Hit: Breedlove Pursuit Bass

September 29, 2014
An attractively priced new acoustic bass guitar from Breedlove that projects warm and woody tones, and good looks to boot.
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Metal Pedals Release the JH-3 Johnny Hiland Signature OD/Distortion

September 29, 2014
The chicken-pickin' guitarist teams up with the New Jersey company to release a supped-up dirtbox.
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Carl Martin Announces the Dual Injection

September 29, 2014
The Danish company takes their high quality, transparent boost from the Hot Drive'n Boost, and put two of them into one pedal.
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Ask Amp Man: Restoring a Deluxe Reverb’s Magic

September 29, 2014
Can a different rectifier tube improve an amp’s sound and feel?
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: My Epiphone 1966 Worn Wilshire Reissue

September 28, 2014
Ever regret selling a guitar? With a little luck, you might find a similar one to replace it.
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Jol Dantzig's Esoterica Electrica: Living the Dream While Avoiding the Nightmare

September 26, 2014
Helpful—and sobering—advice for anyone considering a guitar-building career.
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DigiTech Reissues the DOD Compressor 280

September 26, 2014
The DOD Compressor 280 employs an electro-optical circuit that varies the amount of the pedal’s dynamic compression using a light-dependent resistor and internal LED.
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