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Grant Green's D'Aquisto New Yorker

February 16, 2009
Grant Green''s personal D''Aquisto now resides at Rudy''s Music
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Sneak Peek: Gary Kramer Guitars Crusader Series

January 15, 2009
A sneak peek into Gary Kramer''s latest product line: the Crusader Series
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Gretsch G6120SSC Brian Setzer Tribute

January 15, 2009
This souped-up Brian Setzer tribute Gretsch features his signature modifications
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Fender Custom Shop "Telemaster" Prototype

January 15, 2009
A Make''n Music exclusive: the Fender Custom Shop "Telemaster"
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Bell Custom Guitars Jazzblaster Hot Rod

January 15, 2009
If hot-rodding your guitar’s body shape or paint job isn’t your thing, why not go with souped-up body material? The Bell Custom Guitars Jazzblaster Hot Rod features a maple/plexiglass
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Modern Builder Vault: James A. Olson Guitars

December 16, 2008
A look at James A. Olson''s 30th Anniversary Model
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1955 Gretsch Silver Jet #16622

December 16, 2008
A look at one of Gretsch''s early solidbody electric offerings
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Guitar of the Month: 1978 Gibson Les Paul Custom

December 16, 2008
This well-worn road warrior Gibson Les Paul Custom is a 1978 model, in a rare silverburst finish. Two Tom Anderson humbuckers have been installed, an H3 in the bridge
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Petros Guitars Tunnel #13

December 16, 2008
Southern Pacific Railroad’s Siskiyou Summit Tunnel #13 was built in the 1880s using virgin redwood timbers harvested in Southwestern Oregon. These timbers witnessed the October 11, 1923 hold up
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Vintage Bliss: A Storyteller's Collection

October 13, 2008
This story begins with a little boy receiving a pawn shop Gibson archtop from his uncle. That’s when a love affair began that is still strong today.
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Premier Collector #9: Pre-Gibson, Pre-Samick Valley Arts

September 11, 2008
A bevy of Valley Arts for your perusal
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Premier Collector #8: Vintage Strats and Custom Colors

September 3, 2008
Clean, pristine sixties Jags, Jazzmasters and Strats
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Premier Collector #7: Martins and More

August 25, 2008
Inspired to play by a Martin D12-28
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Premier Collector #6: Custom-Built Strats and Fender Tube Amps

August 18, 2008
Roger Jackson builds his own Strats and loves Fender amps, but gives Gibson a fair shake as well
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Premier Collector #5: The Vintage Room

August 1, 2008
Alan Keith loves his ''58 Les Paul so much, he built it a room of its own
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Premier Collector #4: Oddballs

July 29, 2008
Upwards of 50 guitars -- some of which are so unique you have to see them to believe it.
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Premier Collector #3: Vintage Fender Amps and Guitars

July 22, 2008
Five Fender amps from the sixties and seventies, and 15 vintage and newer guitars make Lorne Sheaves'' collection.
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Premier Collector #2: Gibson Customs and Modded Marshalls

July 15, 2008
This tone tweaker has a bevy of Gibson Custom Reissues, hand-built Strats and Marshall Amps
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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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