December 2016

Gear

Ibanez Fortifies Iron Label Line with S Series Models

July 15, 2016
Ibanez expands with two new 6-string guitars and one new 7-string model.
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Ovation Guitars Unveils the Applause Elite and Balladeer

July 15, 2016
The models feature essential Ovation features at a price that makes them ideal for beginning and intermediate players.
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SNAMM '16 - AJ Peat Guitars Wild Goose, Dirty Buzzard, Screaming Flamingo, and Rooster Booster Demos

July 14, 2016
The personal pedal builder for Warren Haynes, Mike Ness, and Reverend Horton Heat makes a splash at his first trade show by bringing four new stomps.
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SNAMM '16 - Amptweaker FatMetal Pro, Bass TightMetal Jr, Bass TightRock Jr, Bass TightDrive Jr Demos

July 14, 2016
The man who's created multiple memorable amp and pedal designs unveils three bass-specific dirtboxes.
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Gallery: Generation Axe Tour 2016

July 14, 2016
Take an in-depth look at the shred-tastic gear used by Vai, Malmsteen, Bettencourt, Wylde, and Abasi.
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Levy's Leathers Introduces Ryder Strap

July 14, 2016
The sleek design has been updated with a modern western twist.
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SNAMM '16 - B3 Guitars Sahara Plus 6 Demo

July 14, 2016
The seasoned luthier tries his hand at a new headless design.
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SNAMM '16 - Walrus Audio Monument Tremolo Demo

July 14, 2016
See what this new analog warble box can do with tap-tempo functionality and two different modes.
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Peavey MiniMEGA and Headliner 410 Review

July 14, 2016
Peavey packs 1,000 watts and tone-shaping galore into a 9-pound bass head.
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SNAMM '16 - Guild Jumbo Junior, S-200 T-Bird, & Bluesbird Demos

July 13, 2016
Get introduced to a new acoustic, a resuscitated rocker, and a yesteryear LP-style machine.
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Rig Rundown: Duran Duran's John Taylor

July 13, 2016
While admitting to not being a gear junkie, the new-wave bass icon explains how he came to love Peavey basses, why they’re comparable to BMWs, and what makes up his signature tone.
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Cort Guitars Launches the L900P-PD

July 13, 2016
A smaller body shape that is easier to hold and play, while maintaining a balanced sound.
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SNAMM '16 - Roland Robben Ford Tone Capsule Demo

July 13, 2016
The Robben Ford Tone Capsule brings the signature tones of the noted blues and fusion guitarist to the Blues Cube amplifier series
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SNAMM '16 - Disaster Area Designs DMC-4 Gen 3 Demo

July 13, 2016
Learn about an updated MIDI controller with more features, connectivity, and capability to harness your pedalboard.
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SNAMM '16 - Eastwood Airline SFO, TT, & Senn Model 1 Demos

July 12, 2016
The resurrected guitar brand unveils a new octave fuzz and a multi-effect unit that includes reverb, tremolo, and overdrive.
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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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