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Articles by Trent Salter

Evolution to Revolution, Acoustic Style

June 17, 2009
My parents bought me my first acoustic guitar in 1974, when I was 10 years old. It was quite a financial sacrifice for a family of modest middle-class means with
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Smells Like Tone to Me...

April 21, 2009
An ode to favorite amps
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Discovering Tone Inspiration

March 17, 2009
Trent reminisces on some sonic milestones that influenced his tone
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Hot Rod Guitars and Broken Ankles

January 15, 2009
An orthopedic surgeon who builds guitars? Must be fate...
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Looking Back at 2008

November 11, 2008
Trent passes on the dream when he helps a friend''s kid set up for his first gig.
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Are You a Pedal Junkie?

October 13, 2008
When G.A.S. becomes P.A.S.
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Sanctuary of Soul

September 10, 2008
Its time to put the guitar at the forefront of our existence, according to our publisher Trent Salter
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Rocking in Music City

July 10, 2008
Our gang just returned from Nashville with tired feet, tons of interviews, video footage, and pretty serious hangovers from the wall-to-wall parties that are part of the summer NAMM vibe...
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An Acoustic Story

June 16, 2008
Welcome to Premier Guitar’s very first “unplugged” acoustic issue. In the spirit of this issue’s theme, I would like to share with you a real life acoustic story, if I
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Up Close and Personal

May 12, 2008
A wise man once told me – and the older I get, the more I believe it – that there are three types of people in this world: those who
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Is Print Dying?

March 11, 2008
In an ever-changing, continually progressing digital world filled with various forms of multimedia marketing, some seem to believe that the role of print continues to be in question. In a
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The Show Must Go On!

February 8, 2008
In nearly 30 years of playing live shows, I’ve witnessed a variety of uncontrollable circumstances that have prevented the band from making it to the stage. There’s been everything from
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Dream it, Live it and Pass it On

January 10, 2008
The older I get, the more I realize that experiencing the guitar at an early age should be an opportunity that everyone shares. I believe that if every person in
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Our Premier Audience

December 12, 2007
It has been said that you can often assess one’s character by the company they keep. I certainly agree with that – the secret of Premier Guitar’s success lies in
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The Digital Revolution

November 12, 2007
It has been an ongoing debate – as well as the basis for many strong opinions – as our industry continues to embrace the technological advances of the digital revolution.
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