Magnatone Giveawya

August Issue

Articles by Shawn Hammond

GALLERY: Gear Ads of the 1980s, Volume II

February 1, 2012
Check out our first gallery here!
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Rig Rundown - Brian Setzer

January 30, 2012
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Columbia, MO, where he catches up with Brian Setzer's tech Tyler Sweet who shows us all of Brian's Gretsch guitars, his Roland Chorus Echo RE-301, and Fender Bassman amps.
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Of Axes and Arrows: The Case for Valentine's Day

January 10, 2012
When was the last time you used your musical skills to tell that special someone how much they make you drool?
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Album Review: Radio Moscow - "The Great Escape of Leslie Magnafuzz"

January 10, 2012
If you’re a fan of late-’60s psych rock and incessantly grooving early-’70s metal, chances are you’ll dig it.
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Rig Rundown - Primus' Ler LaLonde

January 4, 2012
Watch him demo the effects on his three wacky pedalboards as he shows us through his stage gear in the latest Rig Rundown
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Ani DiFranco: History on Her Side

January 4, 2012
DIY acoustic icon Ani DiFranco reveals how her new Magnatone tremolo addiction, Americana legend Pete Seeger, and her newfound ability to relax inspired the album of her career
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Tuning Up: Six Teachers Who Changed My Life

December 20, 2011
I owe six guys a debt of gratitude for aiding me on the path to the fortunate situation I find myself in today.
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Builder Profile: Teuffel Guitars

December 20, 2011
How one of guitardom’s most forward-thinking and meticulous luthiers transitioned from traditional designs to museum-quality dream machines.
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To Stomp, or Not to Stomp

October 18, 2011
If you just hit one more pedal (or some super-ingenious combination of pedals and settings never before concocted by humankind), maybe—just maybe—aural ecstasy will ensue.
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St. Vincent: All-Star Dropout

October 18, 2011
Indie-rock Renaissance woman Annie Clark—aka St. Vincent—muses about her vintage Harmony Bobkat, her Silverface Princeton Reverb, and having the guts to leave Berklee jump-started her career and landed her new album, "Strange Mercy," at No. 19 on the U.S. Charts.
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