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July 2009

ARTICLES

Sneak Peek: Martin 1-Series

June 17, 2009
A look at Martin''s new affordable line of acoustics, sponsored by Martin
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Martin SWOMGT Acoustic Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
The Martin SWOMGT delivers that Martin sound in an Earth-friendly OM package
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Bose L1 Compact Acoustic PA Review

June 17, 2009
The Bose L1 Compact is a portable, light PA solution for some gig situations
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Cole Clark Fat Lady 1AC Acoustic Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Eco-friendly bunya makes the Cole Clark Fat Lady sing—and loudly!
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Gibson ‘50s wiring on a Stratocaster

June 17, 2009
Wire your Strat up like an early Gibson guitar for a whole new world of tone from your instrument
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A Bargain Chord

June 17, 2009
Incorporating the guitar''s easiest chords into your music
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The Street: NYC’s Music Row

June 17, 2009
Kevin reminisces on the influence of New York City''s Music Row
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Sustainable Tone: The Forest and the Trees

June 17, 2009
A look alternative woods that luthiers use to build sustainably. We check out woods for tops, back and sides, fingerboards and bridges and see where species like bunya, katalox and "diaperwood" fit in.
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Peppino D’Agostino Interview

June 17, 2009
Peppino D''Agostino talks about songwriting, arranging and his signature Seagull guitar
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Differences in Fender Concert 4x10 Amps

June 17, 2009
The differences between early Fender Concert amps
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Jordan Goes to Camp: Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp 2009

June 17, 2009
Jordan Wagner reports from Rock ''n'' Roll Fantasy Camp with Steven Tyler in Hollywood
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Builder Profile: Linda Manzer

June 17, 2009
The talented luthier behind Pat Metheney''s Pikasso guitar talks about design, inlay and building
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Mojo, Superstition and Tone

June 17, 2009
Analog Tom ponders the validity of "mojo" in pedals and tone
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Schneider Guitars: Soho Collection

June 17, 2009
Two sibling beauties from Schneider
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America's Toughest Tour

June 17, 2009
We were wheels up out of Andrews Air Force Base on Tuesday, April 21, about to begin America’s toughest tour: the annual Toby Keith USO tour. With seven USO trips
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Taylor 855

June 17, 2009
Taylor''s short-lived 855 boomed like a cannon -- but what is it worth?
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Specimen Products & The Chicago School of Guitar Making

June 17, 2009
A quick primer on Specimen Products and the Chicago School of Guitar Making
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Godin Multiac Grand Concert Duet Ambiance Acoustic Electric Guitar Review

June 17, 2009
Godin Multiac Grand Concert Duet Ambiance is a nylon string acoustic-electric for studio and live situations
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Soundhole Pickup Roundup: Shadow, EMG, Seymour Duncan, Fishman & L.R. Baggs

June 17, 2009
Shadow NanoMAG, EMG ACS, Seymour Duncan MagMic, Fishman Humbucking, Fishman Blend, L.R. Baggs M1, and L.R. Baggs M1 Active are reviewed, with sound clips of each
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SR Technology Jam 150 Plus Acoustic Amp Review

June 17, 2009
Download Example 1 Dry Download Example 2 Reverb Download Example 3 Delay The SR Jam 150 is a thing of beauty, convenience and simplicity. Our review model was packaged
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