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July 2008

ARTICLES

New Sound, Old Guitar

June 10, 2008
A near-mint Gibson B-45 12-string. A bad bridge. Lots of potential. John Southern embarks on a grand project to save a classic. This adventure started out innocently enough. I
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Amplified Endeavors

June 10, 2008
Gear expos are a lot of fun, but they require an inordinate amount of behind-the-scenes work to pull them off. Loni Specter has been the singular driving force behind
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Northwestern Exposure: Marcus Eaton Interview

June 10, 2008
The word “acoustic” frequently conjures up images of stoic folk strumming, but a new crop of players are aiming to redefine the instrument. We speak with Marcus Eaton about
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Photos from the New York Amp Show

June 10, 2008
With well over 45 exhibitors filling the halls of an Embassy Suites, the second running of the New York Amp Show was an unqualified success. With each exhibitor setting up
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Acoustic Simplicity

June 10, 2008
While many companies have chased a dream of making everything bigger, faster and stronger, a select few have made the decision to chase a less visible dream. Baden Guitars
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175...and Counting: Martin's 175th Anniversary

June 10, 2008
When Christian Frederick Martin established his stringed-instrument company in 1833, there were only 24 states in the U.S. Most of the Louisiana Purchase was still just a mass of
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