Louis Electric

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ARTICLES

Taku Sakashta: Luthier's Legacy Lives On

February 26, 2010
Sakashta''s friends and contemporaries remember one of the most exciting and original guitar builders of his time.
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The Shokunin School: Blending Art, Nature and Innovation

May 20, 2009
A look into the work of 5 Japanese-American builders: Toru Nittono, Tsuneyki “Tony” Yamamoto, Michihiro Matsuda and Hiro Miura, but we begin with Hideo Kamimoto
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Fritz Brothers Rat Bastard Electric Guitar Review

May 20, 2009
The Fritz Rat Bastard employs mini-humbuckers for a nice variety of sounds
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Ugly Amps Ugly 18 Head Review

February 16, 2009
PCB Construction keeps this EL84-based 18-watter under $1000 without sacrificing tone
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Fuchs Clean Machine 150 Review

January 15, 2009
The Fuchs Clean machine is a dream amp for players who love pedals.
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Gigliotti Guitars GT Custom Review

December 16, 2008
The Gigliotti GT Custom is a show stealing Thinline-style metal-topped guitar with a range of available tones
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Soloway Guitars Swan NYA Review

November 11, 2008
The NYA by Portland, Oregon builder Jim Soloway is an unusual guitar to say the least. Its most noticeable feature is its 27” scale length neck. Although this scale
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Tone Candy Pedals Review

November 11, 2008
Tone Candy''s Red Hot, Sweet Drive, Boost and Double Overdrive/Distortion are reviewed
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Review: Michael DeTemple Spirit Series Guitar

October 13, 2008
When a builder as well regarded as Michael DeTemple gives you his personal guitar to review, there’s an expectation of trust: Trust in his skills as an artisan as
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Two-Rock Classic Type 2 Review

September 9, 2008
What is it about Northern California that compels people to make really good amps? Within a hundred miles of San Francisco you have Mesa Boogie, Brown Note, Budda and
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