August

Articles by Shawn Hammond

Summer NAMM '14 - Boss Waza Kraft DM-2w Delay, BD-2w Blues Driver & SD-1w Super Distortion Demos

July 28, 2014
The stompbox stalwart freshens up three classic pedals with some new circuitry and mods.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Faith Guitars Venus Hi-Gloss FVHG Demo

July 24, 2014
The British company introduces a new acoustic model designed by Patrick James Eggle.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Blueridge BR-65KCE Demo

July 24, 2014
Get up close and personal with limited edition model from the company's Custom Shop Collection.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Godin Guitars Multiac Steel Duet Ambiance KOA HG Demo

July 24, 2014
The Canadian crew unveils an updated version to their popular acoustic-electric model.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Michael Dolsey Designs 700 NT 2SC and AT15 Tube Amp Demos

July 24, 2014
See and hear a Korean-made 6-string and 1x10 combo that's equipped with onboard spring reverb and tremolo.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Monoprice Retro Vision and Foothill Flat Top Demos

July 24, 2014
See and hear this US-company's imported guitars that street for under $200 and come with a money-back guarantee.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Devilcat Amplifiers Jimmy Jr & CMG Guitars Bubba Blue Demos

July 23, 2014
See and hear a new 6L6-powered combo and sexy singlecut solidbody in action.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Daredevil Pedals Wolf Deluxe and Nova Demos

July 23, 2014
The Chicago-based tone-tweaker Johnny Wator introduces two new fuzzboxes.
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Summer NAMM '14 - TV Jones T-Armond and Duo-Tron Demos

July 20, 2014
Take a listen to the latest creations from the mind of pickup designer Tom Jones.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Henretta Engineering 2014 Pedal Line Demos

July 19, 2014
Tweaker Kevin Henretta unveils his new line of knob-less stompboxes.
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Tuning Up: Funk Sh*! Up

July 10, 2014
Sick of playing predictably? Take a few tips from the booty-shakin’ masters.
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Rivera Venus Deux Review

July 7, 2014
The Burbank amp gurus’ latest is one of the most expressive and versatile 6V6 combos available today.
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Ruokangas Mojo King Review

July 3, 2014
An immaculately crafted Finnish T-style that dishes tasty clean tones in abundance.
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Keeley Seafoam Chorus Review

June 12, 2014
Lush modulation and faux-Leslie tones that may just convert even longtime chorus haters.
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Quick Hits: Mooer LoFi Machine

June 5, 2014
Deconstruct your tone—or evoke vintage keys—with this sonic wrecking ball.
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Tuning Up: 4 “Horrible” Guitarists You Should Shut-Up and Learn From

June 3, 2014
Are you an insufferable music snob? Here’s why you should tear up your “good guitarist” checklist and broaden your listening horizons.
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Factory Tour and Luthier Interview: McPherson Guitars

May 20, 2014
Matt McPherson’s twin passions—flattops and archery—led him to revolutionizing the compound-bow industry and creating some of today’s most forward-thinking boutique acoustics.
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Tuning Up: Is Sustain Killing Cool Guitar?

April 30, 2014
Screaming holy-grail rigs are making guitar less supernatural, not more.
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Schecter Custom Shop Tour

April 8, 2014
PG visits Sun Valley, California, to go behind the scenes on how this team of skilled builders and passionate players creates the brand's USA and Masterworks guitar lines.
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