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November 2009

ARTICLES

Front to Back with Brad Paisley's Rig

October 30, 2009
Chad Weaver explains the full rig Brad Paisley uses on the road
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65Amps Lil’ Elvis Combo Amp Review

October 21, 2009
65Amps'' Lil'' Elvis offers a winning combination of low watts, simple controls and killer tone.
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Unsung Heroes of Tone: The End of an Era

October 21, 2009
Kevin Borden finishes his journey through vintage bass amplification history with early ''80s Peavey combos
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Too Many Pedals?

October 21, 2009
Ways to manage your pedal compulsion
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Brad Paisley: Proud Gearhead

October 21, 2009
Brad Paisley may be one of the biggest country music superstars today, but he''s also one of the biggest gearheads this side of Nashville.
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Fender Princeton Reverb

October 21, 2009
Zach finds that a Fender Princeton is older than its owner thought.
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Legato Exercises

October 21, 2009
Rusty Cooley offers up some exercises to perfect your legato technique
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Pedalzzzzz...

October 21, 2009
Pedal addict Peter Stroud shares four of his go-to effects: EH #1 Echo, Janglebox Compression/Sustain, Pigtronix Attack Sustain and Red Witch Pentavocal Tremolo
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Jarrett Guitars Zaffiro XJ Electric Guitar Review

October 21, 2009
Jarrett''s Zaffiro is an American-made solidbody that''s slightly bigger than a Les Paul, but costs a fair amount less.
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L.R. Baggs Venue DI Review

October 21, 2009
The L.R. Baggs Venue DI is a user-friendly way to go direct without losing your tone
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Acoustic Image Ten2 Combo Amp Review

October 21, 2009
A look at the versatile acoustic amp with both bass and guitar in mind - with sound clips covering acoustic, electric, resonator and more.
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1958 Fender Strat & 1959 Fender Twin

October 21, 2009
A look at the evolution of the Fender Twin -- the amp that defined an industry.
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Hanson Chicagoan Electric Guitar Review

October 21, 2009
The Hanson Chicagoan delivers a hollowbody with style at an affordable price.
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Pimp Your Pedalboard: 7 Pedalboard Add-Ons to Consider

October 21, 2009
Small things that can make a big difference on your pedalboard.
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Lute Tuning: Tackling the World’s Oldest Tuning

October 21, 2009
Lute tuning is one of the oldest known tunings; learn how to do it, and a song that uses it.
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TomasZewicz Amplifiers TZZ-15112 Combo Amp Review

October 21, 2009
TomasZewicz delivers classic rock and blues for stage or studio
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The Tetratonic Scale

October 21, 2009
Jazzy Lines Based on the Four-note Symmetrical Scale
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Alnico, the Miracle Metal

October 21, 2009
The history of the Aluminum-Nickel-Cobalt magical combination we know so well
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Stompbox Classics: Tone Bender, Part 2

October 21, 2009
Tone Bender variants are explored
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1978 Gibson The Paul (Standard)

October 21, 2009
The Paul represent''s Gibson''s late-seventies search for a low-cost, high-quality Les Paul variant.
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