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April 2015

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Oakland Axe Factory Introduces Line of Headless Guitars

March 27, 2015
The new models will be available in 6-, 7-, and 8-string versions.
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NAMM '15 - Kiesel Guitars Neil Zaza Signature California Carved Top & Vader V8 Demos

February 16, 2015
The offspring of Carvin launches their first signature and 8-string axes.
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B.C. Rich Releases Six Extended Range Guitars

September 4, 2014
All six models are now available worldwide in iconic Warlock, V and Villain body shapes.
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Caparison Guitars Introduces the Apple Horn 8

September 2, 2014
Mattias “IA” Eklundh's signature model sports a 27" scale length and is loaded with a Floyd Rose trem.
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Jackson Guitars Announces New Summer Models Including Phil Demmel Signature King V

July 31, 2013
Jackson Guitars introduces thirteen new models within their JS and X series.
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Jackson Guitars Introduces New 7- and 8-String Models

June 19, 2013
Jackson three new models for summer, in both 7- and 8-string flavors.
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Seymour Duncan Releases the Sentient Pickup

June 3, 2013
Seymour Duncan has announced a new neck pickup designed especially for 7- and 8-string guitars.
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Musikmesse '13 - Jackson Guitars X Series SLAT8 Demo

April 23, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where PG's Shawn Hammond visits the Jackson Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to a hear demo of the X Series SLAT8.
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Rig Rundown - Animals as Leaders' Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes

April 3, 2013
Premier Guitar's Rebecca Dirks is on location in Chicago where she catches up with Animals As Leaders guitarists Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes. In this segment, the guys discuss their 8-string guitars, the patches they use on their Axe-FX, and why they still incorporate a traditional amp head and cab into their rigs.
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Jackson Guitars Announces New Seven and Eight-String Models

March 8, 2013
Jackson Guitars announces the release of the USA Select B7, USA Select B7 Deluxe, USA Select B8, and USA Select B8 Deluxe.
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