Magnatone Giveawya

August Issue

Guitarists

Rig Rundown - Testament's Alex Skolnick

June 3, 2009
PG's Jordan Wagner is On Location in Chicago, IL, backstage at the House of Blues where he catches up with one of Testament's guitarists, Alex Skolnick. In this video segment, we hear from Alex about his collaboration with Heritage Guitars out of Kalamazoo, MI, as they are in the final stages on completing his signature guitar, which features Skolnick's John Hancock on the headstock, mahogany body, maple top and Seymour Duncan '59 Jeff Beck humbuckers. In addition to talking about his ongoing relationship with Heritage, he walks us through his live rig for the current Testament tour, which includes a Marshall Mode 4 Head, MXR EVH Phase 90, Boss DD-20 Giga Delay and a Moollon signal boost.
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Rig Rundown - 311's Tim Mahoney

May 27, 2009
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Iowa City, IA, where she catches up with 311's guitarist, Tim Mahoney and they talk all things gear. In this video segment, Tim walks us through his live rig including, his various PRS, Gibson and Ibanez guitar models. In addition, we get to check out his Diamond amps and cabinets and his "party board," which includes over 15 effects (Mutron II, Boomerang phrase sampler, Memory Man).
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Let's Jump into the Fire: Recording Cottage City Firehouse

May 20, 2009
Rich Eckhard shares studio tips from the recording of his latest album
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Martin Taylor: Beyond Solo Guitar

April 21, 2009
An interview with jazz guitarist Martin Taylor
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Interview: Marc Rizzo

March 26, 2009
Marc Rizzo talks about his crazy touring schedule, practicing hard and his rig
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Premier Collector #10: One of Everything

March 4, 2009
Famed TV and film composer Kevin Kiner shares his diverse collection of guitars and other stringed instruments
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Neal Schon Has His I on U

February 16, 2009
Neal Schon talks bout recording his latest, I on U.
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Martin Winch: State of “Kashmir”

January 15, 2009
New Zealand''s Martin Winch talks about recording his acoustic version of Led Zeppelin''s Kashmir
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Robin Trower - Seven Moons Tone

December 16, 2008
Robin Trower talks about his recording techniques on his latest, Seven Moons
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Rig Rundown - Peter Mayer (Jimmy Buffet's Coral Reefer Band)

November 17, 2008
PG's Joe Coffey is On Location at the Alpine Music Valley Theatre where he caught up with Coral Reefer Band's (Jimmy Buffett) Peter Mayer. In this video, we get up close and personal tour of Peter's rig, including his amp, Fender '63 Strat and other guitars and effects. Watch to find out some of Peter's favorite settings and pedals that he uses on stage with Mr. Carefree, Jimmy Buffett.
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