Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Articles by Shawn Hammond

GALLERY: New York Amp Show 2011

June 7, 2011
Go inside the New York Amp Show, held June 4-5 at the Embassy Suites in Piscataway, New Jersey.
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Musikmesse 2011: Achtung Babies

May 17, 2011
"Premier Guitar" hops over the Atlantic to Frankfurt, Germany, to drool over teeming aisles full of attention getting new gear at Musikmesse 2011—the world’s biggest gear show.
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Tuning Up: Columns as Pillars

May 17, 2011
I’m a firm believer that one of the main things that sets Premier Guitar apart from other guitar-media outlets is the fact that we seek out the most knowledgeable,
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CD Review: Todd Grubbs - "Return of the Worm"

May 17, 2011
Todd Grubbs Return of the Worm Grubbworm Music Readers email me all the time to ask if they can send in an album for Media Reviews consideration. I always encourage
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Tuning Up: “Aha!”-Moment Redemption

April 19, 2011
After last month’s embarrassing confessional, I felt it wouldn’t hurt to share a few lightbulb-over-the-head moments this month.
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GALLERY: Musikmesse 2011

April 13, 2011
New, cool, innovative, and oddball gear from Frankfurt''s Musikmesse show.
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Musikmesse 2011: Day 1

April 6, 2011
New gear and cool sights from the first day of Frankfurt''s Musikmesse show
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Tuning Up: What Was I Thinking?

March 15, 2011
Tales of guitar-gear regret? I think we could all go on for hours about those.
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Tuning Up: Why Do You Do What You Do?

February 15, 2011
Inside this mag is a bunch of gear coolness that you should gorge yourself on.
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CD Review: Jinx Jones - "Rip and Run"

January 17, 2011
Jinx Jones Rip and Run Jinx Jones If you’re into rockabilly and honky-tonk, you already know it can be pretty tough to track down new albums with a satisfying, authentic
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