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ARTICLES

Tools for the Task: Travel Guitars

April 29, 2016
Ten alternatives to road-tripping with your full-size axe.
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Deftones: A Little Darkness

March 10, 2016
Stephen Carpenter and Chino Moreno discuss filling different guitar frequencies, tone modeling, and keeping the inspiration alive for more than two decades.
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Rig Rundown: Children of Bodom

March 2, 2016
It’s all about ESP guitars and cranked Marshalls for one of death metal’s most melodic shredders.
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NAMM '16 - ESP Guitars LTD M 400,TE 200 & B 1005SE Multiscale Demos

February 24, 2016
The Japanese brand ushers in 2016 with a whole batch of new shred machines and classical-styled 6-strings.
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NAMM 2016: Editors' Picks – Day 4

January 24, 2016
Take a look at the PG editors' top picks from day 3 of NAMM.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2016 Day 4

January 24, 2016
A few highlights from day 4 of NAMM.
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ESP Guitars Adds 16 Models to 200 Series

January 22, 2016
The 200 Series continues its tradition of providing high value for intermediate-level players and other budget-minded musicians.
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ESP Guitars Expands with New LTD Models

January 19, 2016
The series has expanded with over 80 new guitar and bass models.
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ESP Guitars Expands 400 Series

January 18, 2016
Two new additions to the M Series have joined the 400 Series with the M-400 Maple and M-400 Rosewood.
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ESP Unveils Multi-Scale LTD B-1004SE and B-1005SE Basses

January 15, 2016
The basses use a special fret design to optimize string tension and ergonomics.
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ESP Updates Original, USA, and E-II Models

January 12, 2016
More additions to the ESP E-II Series include the Stream G, a guitar that takes advantage of the great curves of the Stream design.
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ESP Guitars Expands Signature Series Models for 2016

December 30, 2015
The new James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett guitar models are scheduled for release in early 2016.
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Rig Rundown: All Time Low

October 28, 2015
The SoCal punk outfit rocks a mix of classic Fender and ESP instruments with cutting-edge Kemper gear.
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Soilwork: The Metal Majestic

August 25, 2015
The veteran Swedish melodic death metal band resurfaces with a revised lineup and one of their strongest albums yet.
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Slayer: Beyond the Pyre

August 20, 2015
Slayer bequeaths Repentless, which delivers an assault of machine-gun riffs with an underlying message.
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SNAMM '15 - ESP Guitars LTD SN-1000W TSB-F, EC-1000 Koa, M-1000 Koa, & H-1007 B Demos

August 2, 2015
Greg Koch talks about and cranks out some hot licks on the LTD S-style that comes loaded with Fishman Fluence pickups.
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Lamb Chops: The Tools and Techniques Behind Lamb of God’s Crushing Comeback Album

June 12, 2015
John Campbell, Mark Morton, and Willie Adler discuss their first release since the tragedy that nearly destroyed their band.
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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.
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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.
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GALLERY: Musikmesse 2015 - Guitars & Basses

April 20, 2015
The most interesting and unusual axes from Europe's biggest gear show.
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