August Issue
Jason Shadrick

Jason Shadrick

Since attending a Dave Matthews Band concert as a teenager, Jason has been into all things guitar. An Iowa native, Jason has degrees in Music Business from Minnesota State-Mankato and Jazz Pedagogy from the University of Northern Iowa. Since then, he has spent time doing everything from promotion at an indie music label to organizing guitar workshops all over the country. Currently, Jason lives with his wife, son, and daughter in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

ARTICLES

Jason Isbell: Brand New Day

July 30, 2015
Americana’s poet laureate on the gritty Dumble tones that fuel his latest album—and why Outkast’s music is perfect for breaking in flattops.
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SNAMM '15 - V16 Guitars Duvel Demo

July 30, 2015
See and hear how this Mosrite-influenced 6-string can rock.
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SNAMM '15 - BA Ferguson Guitars SMT & Unitas Guitars Grifter Demos

July 21, 2015
See and hear a demo of each company's flagship model that are handmade in South Carolina.
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SNAMM '15 - SoloDallas Schaffer Replica Boost Demo

July 20, 2015
Learn about the effect that's been behind Angus Young's tone for nearly four decades.
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SNAMM '15 - Fishman Greg Koch Signature Fluence Telecaster Pickups Demo

July 20, 2015
The comical guitarist shows off his new T-style pickups with some added tonal flair.
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SNAMM '15 - Bullhead Amplification 10th Anniversary Custom Shop Amp Demo

July 19, 2015
See and hear what this special-edition, 20-watt, 6V6-driven beast can crank out.
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SNAMM '15 - Schecter Custom Shop Sultan Demo

July 17, 2015
See and hear the recreation of Mark Knopfler's prized S-style axe from the '80s.
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SNAMM '15 - BP Rose Guitars Max 135 Demo

July 16, 2015
The Chicago-based luthier shows off his flagship semi-hollowbody that's loaded with custom-wound Lindy Fralin pickups.
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SNAMM '15 - Marshall Astoria Series Classic and Custom Demos

July 16, 2015
The father of loud creates a new handwired series of amps and combos.
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