August

Articles by Joe Gore

Musikmesse '14 - Gladius MC30 Demo

April 7, 2014
This handwired two-channel head's two voices go from a AC30 to a 50-watt plexi.
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Musikmesse '14 Deimel Guitarworks Singlestar, Singlestar Custom, and Firestar Demos

April 7, 2014
The Berlin luthier welcomes three new additions to existing guitar models with updates ranging from subtle to drastic.
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Musikmesse '14 - Music Man HD 130 Combo and CLB-2 Overdrive/Boost Demos

April 7, 2014
Markbass' Marco De Virgiliis and Music Man's Sterling Ball collaborated and relaunched the amp line with a handful of new heads and combos.
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Musikmesse '14 - Fibenare Guitars Basic Jazz Rahan Hollowbody Demo

April 3, 2014
The high-end Hungarian luthier introduces his first jazzbox.
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Musikmesse '14 - Gibson Les Paul Futura and Les Paul Melody Maker 2014 Demos

April 3, 2014
The guitar juggernaut add some tasty wrinkles to their flagship singlecut solidbodies.
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Musikmesse '14 - Ampete Engineering One and Two Demos

April 3, 2014
The Colonge-based amp builder released his first two heads that are derived from classic British designs.
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Musikmesse '14 - Frank Hartung Guitars Junico Demo

April 2, 2014
The German luthier streamlined his Embrace body style and created this stripped-down blues machine.
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Musikmesse '14 - Martin GPC-Aura GT, 000-18, and OM-28 Demos

April 2, 2014
The acoustic guitar titan introduced three new delicious models at this year's show--see and hear them in action!
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Musikmesse '14 - Albion Amplification ABH800 and BLS610 Demos

April 2, 2014
Former amp designer at Vox and Marshall, Steve Grindrod continues building his own company's repertoire with a new bass head and cabinet.
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Musikmesse '14 - Seagull Merlin Demo

April 1, 2014
The Godin sub-brand released a fun, kid-friendly, 4-string instrument that features no bad notes.
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Musikmesse '14 - Koch Amps Jupiter, 59' OD, and High Tide Demos

April 1, 2014
The Netherlands company brought a new head, and overdrive pedal and a stomp that has both reverb and tremolo.
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Musikmesse '14 - Alvarez Masterworks MGA70E, MGA66ESHB, and Elite BE70C Demos

April 1, 2014
See and hear the company's three newest acoustic models, including an archtop.
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Musikmesse '14 - Hofner President, Verythin Black and Gold, and Federal Demos

March 31, 2014
The makers of the Beatle bass release two new flashy guitars and a semi-hollowbody bass.
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Musikmesse '14 - Hagstrom Super Swede Bass Demo

March 31, 2014
See and hear the Swedish instrument maker's newest solidbody bass.
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Musikmesse '14 - Guitar Fetish/Slick Guitars SL59, SL52, & SL50 Demos

March 30, 2014
Jay Abend and guitarist Earl Slick teamed up to create their line of budget-friendly rock-machines.
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Musikmesse '14 - Supro Coronado & Dual-Tone Demos

March 29, 2014
The Valco-brand of the '60s is resurrected with these two retro-themed combos.
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Musikmesse '14 - Greenhouse Effects Selftitled Modular Pedal Demos

March 28, 2014
Israel-based tone-tweaker Roy Zichri brought his entire line of stompboxes and a new batch of modular pedals that allow guitarists to swap out circuitry in seconds.
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Musikmesse '14 - BluGuitar Amp1 Demo

March 28, 2014
Originally a creator of some of Hughes & Kettner's most-popular products, guitarist Thomas Blug has gone solo and designed this 4-channel, 100-watt amp that weighs about 5 pounds.
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Musikmesse '14 - Nick Page Guitars Le Sabre, Ida Marie, & Blitz Demos

March 28, 2014
The Berlin-based luthier dips his toe into the semi-hollowbody world with these three new models.
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