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How Many Amps Are Enough?

April 22, 2010
Do you stockpile amps for every occasion? Do you channel-switch between several amps to get the right tone for every song in the setlist? Do you use a single, versatile amp for everything and call it done?
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Weekend Warrior Luthiery, Part 1

April 22, 2010
Woodworking novice Steve Ouimette approaches a new challenge: building a classical acoustic in 15 Saturday classes.
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Making a Super Reverb Super

April 15, 2010
A ’66 Fender Super Reverb. Photo courtesy of guitarphotographer.com. Hey, Jeff. I love your column! I look forward to reading it every month. I have a ’67 blackface Super
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Practice What You Preach

April 15, 2010
Applying the lessons of previous columns to real gig situations
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Recording is a Battlefield, Part 2

April 15, 2010
Basic but crucial tools for the studio
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Secrets of the Masters - "Looks That Kill" by Mötley Crüe

April 15, 2010
Dissecting the foundations of Mötley Crüe''s sound
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Tone Capacitors for Stratocasters, Part 2

April 15, 2010
Some tone caps you should try in your Strat
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Tips for Prospective Buyers, Part 1

April 15, 2010
Thinking of buying a vintage bass? Read this first!
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Build It and They Will Come

April 15, 2010
Sorting through old stompboxes to build a new board
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Composed Solos

April 7, 2010
Improve your improvised solos by composing a few; Bill Piburn shares two examples of his own compositions
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