Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Articles by Chris Burgess

Specimen Products & The Chicago School of Guitar Making

June 17, 2009
A quick primer on Specimen Products and the Chicago School of Guitar Making
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Taylor 814CE Acoustic-Electric Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Download Example 1 Fingerstyle - pickup, amp, mic Download Example 2 Strumming - pickup, amp, mic Download Example 3 Bassy Riffing - pickup, amp, mic SIGNAL CHAIN: Mic: sE3
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Hands On With Santa Cruz Guitar Company's 1934 D

June 17, 2009
Santa Cruz makes a pre-war guitar in 2009 and we get to play with it
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Tube Amp Building Seminar: Specimen/Chicago School of Guitar Making

May 28, 2009
A first-hand account of the Chicago School of Guitar Making''s Tube Amp Building Seminar
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Louis Electric KR-12 Amp Head & Cabinet Review

May 20, 2009
Louis Electric''s 50-watt KR-12 head and 2x12 cab deliver classic tones at stage-ready volumes
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Measuring Up Micro Amps

April 21, 2009
A look at micro-amps from Marshall, Fender, Danelectro, Orange and Smokey
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Review: Guitar Hero Controller Roundup

April 1, 2009
We see how five Guitar Hero/Rock Band controllers stack up
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Backline Engineering Zentone 7 Review

March 17, 2009
The ZenTone 7 packs a number of tones into its 7 watts, alternating between an EL84 and a 6V6
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Fryer Sound Ltd. Brian May Treble Boosters Review

March 17, 2009
Three simple treble boosters from Freyer pay tribute to Brian May''s signature sounds
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Close-Up: Hearos High Fidelity Series Earplugs

March 17, 2009
There are a lot of choices for hearing protection; we take a look at Hearos High Fidelity Series
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