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ThroBak Pickups Unveils the KZ-115 P.A.F. Humbucker

May 2, 2016
A humbucker with a direct link to the Golden Era of P.A.F. pickup production.
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Seymour Duncan Introduces the Jeff Loomis Blackout Pickups

March 10, 2016
High–output active humbuckers developed to deliver the dynamic performance unique to active pickups, with the look, tone, and feel of a great set of passive pickups.
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Billy Corgan and Railhammer Pickups Team Up for Signature Model

March 9, 2016
The unique EQ features a mild midrange bump that imparts a slight "cocked wah" effect.
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Bare Knuckle Pickups Introduces the Impulse Humbucker

February 29, 2016
The Impulse has a neutral and broad-sounding midrange, which acts to enhance the natural voice of the guitar without adding any offensive frequencies.
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Fishman Releases Fluence Signature Pickups from Greg Koch, Devin Townsend, and Stephen Carpenter

January 22, 2016
Fishman is introducing three new Fluence Signature Series pickup sets for Greg Koch, Devin Townsend and Stephen Carpenter.
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Lace Pickups and F.C. Foundation for Cancer Unveil Humbucker Covers

October 22, 2015
A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit cancer research.
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Tools for the Task: PAF-Style Pickups

October 16, 2015
Ten PAF-style options to freshen your tone.
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Throbak Pickups Introduces the ESG-102B P.A.F. Humbucker

October 8, 2015
The pickups were based on original PAF humbuckers installed in ES-335 and SG guitars of the '60s.
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Guerrilla Warfare Pickups Introduces the Tactical Tele Pickup

October 5, 2015
A blend of PAF-style warmth and vintage Telecaster tones.
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Lollar Pickups Unveils the Raw Power Humbucker

September 22, 2015
Based on the classic sounds from the Raw Power album.
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Dunable Guitars Announces Line of Guitar Pickups

September 3, 2015
The pickups are wax potted and come in a variety of covered or uncovered options.
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Fishman Unveils Fluence Modern 8-String Humbucker Pickup

July 17, 2015
Line of Multi-Voice pickups expands to include 8-string models.
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Fishman Fluence Classic Humbuckers Review

July 1, 2015
Can Larry the Acoustic Guy’s newfangled pickup technology really deliver authentic PAF tones that rival boutique ’buckers?
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Railhammer Pickups Unveils the Alnico Grande

May 29, 2015
A pickup with a warm and lightly compressed attack.
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Guerrilla Warfare Pickups Announces the Revolution Humbucker

May 26, 2015
This set features an Alnico II magnet in the neck pickup and Alnico III in the bridge pickup.
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Carvin Guitars Introduces Kiesel Passive Lithium Series Guitar Pickups

May 13, 2015
Bridge and neck models are available, in 6-, 7- and 8-string configurations.
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Sheptone Announces the 6T8 Humbucker

May 8, 2015
A pickup designed for hollow and semi-hollow guitars.
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Jol Dantzig's Esoterica Electrica: The Humbucker’s Immortal Coil

April 15, 2015
To expose or not to expose your humbuckers, and a little history behind the question.
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ThroBak Pickups Unveils the DS-55 Double Slug

March 31, 2015
A vintage-style pickup with added depth and clarity.
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