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Rig Rundown: Melvins' Buzz Osborne [2015]

Rig Rundown: Melvins' Buzz Osborne [2015]

July 29, 2015
King Buzzo details his love for aluminum guitars and solid-state amps.
Rig Rundown: Imagine Dragons

Rig Rundown: Imagine Dragons

July 22, 2015
The band’s platinum pop-rock is fueled with amazingly customized axes, vintage Voxes, and plenty of sonic exploration.
Rig Rundown: Hinder

Rig Rundown: Hinder

July 15, 2015
The hard rock band details the tools they use in their two-guitar attack.
Rig Rundown: Guthrie Trapp

Rig Rundown: Guthrie Trapp

July 8, 2015
The country picker shows the tools of the trade as an in-demand guitar slinger.
Rig Rundown: Steel Panther's Satchel [2015]

Rig Rundown: Steel Panther's Satchel [2015]

June 24, 2015
The self-proclaimed “World’s Greatest Guitarist” details the tools he uses to power his unique brand of shock rock.
Rig Rundown: Dashboard Confessional's Chris Carrabba

Rig Rundown: Dashboard Confessional's Chris Carrabba

June 17, 2015
Take a look at the vintage electrics, delectable Martins, and essential effects that help power the band’s brand of emo rock.
Rig Rundown: Testament’s Alex Skolnick, Eric Peterson & Steve DiGiorgio

Rig Rundown: Testament’s Alex Skolnick, Eric Peterson & Steve DiGiorgio

June 10, 2015
The thrash-metal vets keep it simple yet high-tech on their 2015 tour.
Rig Rundown: Exodus' Gary Holt [2015]

Rig Rundown: Exodus' Gary Holt [2015]

June 3, 2015
The thrash-metal legend keeps things simple with signature ESP guitars, and a mix of analog and digital gear.
Rig Rundown: Death Cab for Cutie

Rig Rundown: Death Cab for Cutie

May 27, 2015
The Pacific Northwest alt rockers talk short-scale Fenders and Lakeland Ps.
Rig Rundown: Slipknot

Rig Rundown: Slipknot

May 20, 2015
We get the scoop on the gear behind Mick Thomson’s and Jim Root’s brutal sound thanks to their signature guitars and 100-watt rock-boxes.