August

Articles by Ted Drozdowski

SNAMM '16 - Washburn AG20CEK Demo

July 19, 2016
Get introduced to this budget-friendly grand auditorium made with a spruce top and rosewood back and sides.
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SNAMM '16 - Journey Instruments the Overhead Demo

July 19, 2016
This guitar-on-the-go is purportedly impervious to the elements and designed for easy stowing on a plane.
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SNAMM '16 - Walrus Audio Monument Tremolo Demo

July 14, 2016
See what this new analog warble box can do with tap-tempo functionality and two different modes.
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SNAMM '16 - Roland Robben Ford Tone Capsule Demo

July 13, 2016
The Robben Ford Tone Capsule brings the signature tones of the noted blues and fusion guitarist to the Blues Cube amplifier series
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SNAMM '16 - Disaster Area Designs DMC-4 Gen 3 Demo

July 13, 2016
Learn about an updated MIDI controller with more features, connectivity, and capability to harness your pedalboard.
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SNAMM '16 - Eastwood Airline SFO, TT, & Senn Model 1 Demos

July 12, 2016
The resurrected guitar brand unveils a new octave fuzz and a multi-effect unit that includes reverb, tremolo, and overdrive.
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SNAMM '16 - DigiTech Nautila and Whammy Ricochet Demos

July 12, 2016
The pedal giant releases a chorus/flange and pitch shifter that operates without a treadle.
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SNAMM '16 - Foxpedal Defector Fuzz & Wave Delay/Reverb Demos

July 11, 2016
First-timers from Richland, Washington, bring a new Big Muff-style fuzz and a versatile 'verb/delay box.
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SNAMM '16 - Chase Bliss Audio Tonal Recall Analog Delay Demo

July 11, 2016
Hear how they blend true analog tones with digitally-controlled flexibility.
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SNAMM '16 - Source Audio L.A. Lady Distortion, Kingmaker Fuzz, & AfterShock Bass Distortion Demos

July 10, 2016
The digital masterminds bring two new dirtboxes for guitar and a low-end rumbler with three different distortion engines.
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SNAMM '16 - Schecter Studio Acoustic and Stage Acoustic Demos | Jeff Loomis Signature 7-String

July 8, 2016
Normally thought of as a builder of hard-rock and metal machines, the California shop unveils a pair of classy flattops.
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SNAMM '16 - Michael Kelly Mod Shop 50 Burl Burst Demo | 2016 Mod Shop Models

July 8, 2016
See what happens when you put one of the brand's 1950s instruments through their new Mod Shop and beef it up with upgraded pickups and electronics.
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SNAMM '16 - Black Cat Monster K-Fuzz & Black Cat Vibe Stereo Demos

July 5, 2016
Effects guru Tom Hughes adds a stereo option to his chorus/vibrato unit and recreates a fuzzbox based on the '60s Kay Fuzztone.
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SNAMM '16 - Michael Tobias Design AG6 Synth and Rubicon 7-String Demos

July 4, 2016
Luthier Michael Tobias dips his toe into the 7-string arena and brings an ultra-versatile bass that can go from traditional low-end tones, to synth, and even guitar, in a flash.
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SNAMM '16 - Action Figure Studios Knot For Everyone, Duane, The Steves, & The Eddie Demos

July 4, 2016
This luthier shows shows off a trio of handbuilt, vintage-style 6-strings that take inspiration from his favorite guitarists.
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SNAMM '16 - TV Jones Starwood Series Strat Pickups and T-90 Demos

July 3, 2016
Know for Filter'Trons, Tom Jones steps outside his sweet spot and delivers delicious options for Strat players and P-90 lovers.
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SNAMM '16 - Bullhead Amplification Matador Demo

July 2, 2016
Hear this handwired, single-channel head that can either come with 6V6s (20W) or EL34s (40W).
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SNAMM '16 - Dwarfcraft Devices Happiness Demo

June 30, 2016
Get a taste of this resonant filter, which features high-, low-, and band-pass modes, continuous-controller capability, and LFO-wave scrambling.
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Scotty Moore: 1931–2016

June 29, 2016
As sideman to Elvis Presley, he helped define the sound of rock ’n’ roll with his fluid picking and unique blend of country, blues, and jazz, and in the process inspired everyone from rockabilly idol Eddie Cochran to guitar gods Keith Richards and Eric Clapton.
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SNAMM '16 - Daredevil Pedals Fearless & Red Light District Demos

June 29, 2016
Johnny Wator shows off a pair of flexible dirtboxes that go from Ms. Priss to gnarly in a heartbeat.
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