October 2016

Articles by Charles Saufley

SNAMM '15 - Spaceman Effects Orion Spring Reverb and Voyager 1 Tremolo Demos

July 27, 2015
See and hear the two newest trippy, all-analog stompboxes to come out of the Portland shop.
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SNAMM '15 - TC Electronic BodyRez Acoustic Pickup Enhancer Demo

July 27, 2015
The Danish company's newest stombox is designed to restore the natural acoustic resonance of your instrument when using under-saddle pickups.
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SNAMM '15 - Godin Montreal Premiere Custom Demo

July 24, 2015
Check out the updated version of their semi-hollowbody that is now available with various color, finish, and pickup options.
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SNAMM '15 - Vintage Guitars Lemon Drop, V6 Icon, & V100MU Demos

July 23, 2015
See and hear Trev Wilkinson talk about three new guitars—a S-style and two LP-style models.
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Quick Hit: Way Huge Saffron Squeeze

July 20, 2015
Stompbox savant Jeorge Tripps resurrects a classic comp with a noise-taming tone control and a super-interactive gain/sustain section.
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SNAMM '15 - Asher Guitars GT-3 Demo

July 16, 2015
See and hear Bill Asher's latest T-style that's based on the old Teisco Del Rey models and it features three Lollar Gold Foil pickups.
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SNAMM '15 - Taylor 326e Baritone-6 & 714ce-S LTD Demos

July 10, 2015
Master guitar designer Andy Powers shows off two beautiful acoustics.
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SNAMM '15 - The Loar LH-279 Archtop Demo

July 9, 2015
See and hear the Music Link brand's newest dual P-90 hollowbody.
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Quick Hit: Electro-Harmonix Good Vibes

July 5, 2015
Mike Matthews serves up intense, photocell-driven Uni-Vibe-style modulation at an accessible price.
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Backwoods Blackwater Filter Review

June 29, 2015
Dynamic, musical envelope filter proves there’s more to this effect than just the funk.
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TC Electronic Viscous Vibe Review

June 28, 2015
A compact, affordable Uni-Vibe-style pedal with downloadable textures and tones.
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Quick Hit: TC Electronic PolyTune Clip

June 17, 2015
Polyphonic tuning power—right on your headstock.
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Acoustic Roundup: Small-Bodied Smash Hits

June 5, 2015
PG tests three astoundingly versatile acoustics from Taylor, Martin, and Larrivée.
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Wren and Cuff Gold Comp Review

May 29, 2015
A germanium compressor/preamp—and a magical tone masseuse.
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Quick Hit: A&E Craft Ultima Review

May 15, 2015
An affordable trigger capo that grips like an angry gorilla.
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Overdrive Overload: 6-Pedal Review Roundup

May 13, 2015
We see how far Way Huge, J. Rockett, Visual Sound, T-Rex, Sonic Fusion, and Svi Sound can push classic designs without losing their glorious, low-gain goodness.
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Quick Hit: Matthews Effects Conductor

May 7, 2015
A fat-sounding tremolo—and a super-tweakable modulation playground.
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Moog MF Flange Bucket Brigade Harmonic Manipulator Review

April 28, 2015
Deliciously vocal analog flange can be brutal or beautiful.
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Taylor 618e Review

April 9, 2015
The re-voiced flagship of Taylor’s maple-backed line delivers dazzling versatility and big bass tones.
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Quick Hit: Dunlop Cry Baby Mini Wah

April 8, 2015
The microscopic new wah sounds huge, feels natural, and offers multiple voicings.
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