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Articles by Rich Eckhardt

America's Toughest Tour

June 17, 2009
We were wheels up out of Andrews Air Force Base on Tuesday, April 21, about to begin America’s toughest tour: the annual Toby Keith USO tour. With seven USO trips
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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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Sitting In

April 21, 2009
How to sit in without butting in
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Acoustic or Electric? You Don’t Have to Choose

March 17, 2009
Spreading the love equally between electric and acoustic
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Recording with Reverb... The Big No-No!

February 16, 2009
Why you should never record with reverb
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Listen To Your Ears

January 15, 2009
Balancing your ears, in-ear monitors and stage monitors for a real feel of what the audience is hearing.
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Special Effects: My Early Experience With Effects Pedals

December 16, 2008
Rich Eckhardt remembers how effects molded his playing in the early days of his playing
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Find Em’, Keep Em’, Tweak Em’

November 11, 2008
Don''t let your old guitars gather dust!
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Pedals? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Pedals!

October 13, 2008
One of the greatest things about being a touring musician is having the opportunity to see, hear and play with some of the greatest guitarists on the planet. Over the
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Troubleshooting for the Biggest, Baddest Tour

August 15, 2008
Trials and tribulations on the Toby Keith tour
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