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NAMM '10 - EHX Deluxe Memory Boy Delay Demo

February 1, 2010
PG's Jordan Wagner is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where he visits the Electro Harmonix booth. In this segment, we get our first peek and listen to their Deluxe Memory Boy Analog Delay.

The Deluxe Memory Boy is an analog delay with tap tempo control. Quality ICs deliver warm and organic analog tones while tap tempo allows you to always be in sync with the groove. Choose five note divisions for metronomic variances. Sweet modulations can be set while the expression pedal input gives you external control. In addition, it comes with a built-in effects loop.

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NAMM '10 - Mesa Boogie TransAtlantic TA-15 Demo

February 1, 2010
PG's Jordan Wagner is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where he visits the Mesa Boogie booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear their latest amp, the TransAtlantic TA-15 head.

The TransAtlantic TA-15 is Mesa Boogie's take on the lunchbox amp phenomenon. The TA-15 packs all the footswitchable performance including their patented MULTI-WATT? Channel Assignable Power found in their full-size models and offers classic British and American sounds in a beautiful 12 3/8W x 6 3/4D x 5 7/8H package that weighs only 12 pounds.

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Damage Control Glass Nexus Multi-Effects Review

January 29, 2010
Damage Control blends boutique with multi-effects for a useable unit with some standout modulation effects
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NAMM '10 - Hanson Guitars Firenze T90 Demo

January 28, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA for NAMM 2010 where she visits the Hanson Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear from their latest guitar, the prototype for the Firenze T90.

The Firenze T90 is a take off their standard Firenze model, but comes loaded with "Broadcaster" wound bridge pickup and a Hanson P90. It features an ash body, quilted maple top, aged lacquer neck and maple or rosewood fingerboard.

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NAMM '10 - Sony PCM-M10 Recorder & More

January 28, 2010
PG's Joe Coffey is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where he visits the Sony booth. In this segment, we get to check out their latest personal recorder for PCM-M10. In addition, we get to check out their new Digital Wireless Rackmount System.
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NAMM '10 - VHT Amplifiers Special 6 Demo

January 28, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where she visits the VHT Amps booth. In this segment, we get our first taste of the new Special 6, hand-wired guitar amp.

The Special features hand-wired, point to point circuit board with 1-12AX7 preamp tube and 1-6V6 power tube. It boasts a footswitchable Gain Boost feature that expands its range of tones--the boost footswitch is advertised to make the Special 6 work/sound like s 2-channel amp with its distinct tonal differences. Also, the Special 6 also features a High/Low power switch that enhances low-volume tones with extra-smooth richness (when in half-power mode) and the High section is said to work at gigging volumes within a competing full-band scenario.

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NAMM '10 - Kay Vintage Reissue Thin Twin Demo

January 28, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where she visits the Kay Vintage Reissue both. In this segment, we get introduced to Kay's luthier Roger Fritz and he talks to us about the historic line of guitars and where it will go into the future.

Roger demos a Kay Thin Twin (new at NAMM as it features a Bigsby trem) and also shows off their latest model, the Kay Vintage Jazz II.

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NAMM '10 - EMG Pickups SRO Series, X Series Gold

January 28, 2010
PG's Joe Coffey is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where he swings by the EMG Pickups booth. In this segment, we get introduced to a whole bunch of new products offered by EMG in 2010.

The new products include SRO Series pickups (SRO SC1-B, SRO, OC1-N), Gold and Chrome X Series pickups, Solderless pickups, ALX Alexi Laiho Signature Series and ZW Zakk Wylde 81 & 85 Combo.

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NAMM '10 - Charvel Custom Shop Warren DeMartini

January 28, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where she visits the Charvel Custom Shop. In this segment, we get to see some of the Charvel Custom Warren DeMartini Custom Series and other custom shop models.

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NAMM '10 - Fender 50th Anniversary Jazz Bass

January 26, 2010
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where she visits the Fender Guitars booth. In this segment, we get introduced to Fender's 50th Anniversary Jazz bass.

Their limited edition 50th anniversary Jazz Bass is a distinctive instrument in that it boasts design touches from several periods in Jazz Bass history, including '60s-era lacquer finish, headstock logo, chrome bridge and pickup covers; '70s-era thumb rest and bridge pickup positioning; and modern-era high-mass bridge and graphite neck support rods. It features an alder body, graphite maple neck with C-shape and rosewood fingerboard.

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