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Bell Custom Guitars Demo

November 12, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2008 Arlington Guitar Show checking out Bell Custom Guitars. In this video, Brett checks out the differences between an all wood Bell V-shaped guitar and one with acrylic wings. Also, check out Bell's Jazzmaster-style guitar that can literally light up any room.
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The State of the Vintage Guitar Market

November 12, 2008

PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2008 Arlington Guitar Show and Auction, talking to vintage dealers about the state of the vintage market. Is it a bad time for buyers? Dealers? What's selling? Are guitars a good investment? The dealers themselves address these questions in this video.

Edited by Chris Kies


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58 Gold Top Auction at Arlington Guitar Show

November 12, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2008 Arlington Guitar Show where one heck of an auction took place. In this video, we get to see a real-deal 1958 gold top in pristine condition, one of the cornerstones of American craftsmanship, auctioned off at a price equal to that of a respectable home!
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Van Halen Kramer Auction at Arlington Guitar Show

November 12, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2008 Arlington Guitar Show. In this video, watch as?an iconic Kramer Van Halen guitar from the mid-eighties (signed twice by Eddie) goes up on the auction block. Check out the video to see how much this bad boy goes for
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Arlington Guitar Show Auction -- Interview

November 12, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2008 Arlington Guitar Show. This year the show kicked off with an auction full of serious gear - we're talking gold tops, bursts, EVH-owned guitars and more. In this clip, Brett gets the lowdown on how the auction works from Jimmy and Elliott of 100 Percent Vintage Guitar.
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EMG Studios/The Cube Interview

November 4, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location in Santa Rosa, CA, where he visits the newly finished EMG Studios aka The Cube. Here, he interivews EMG Studios' Designer/Director, CInematographer, Jeff Brockman. Jeff explains how the studio was created and how its controlled. Also, the video features snippets of guitarist, Steve Smyth.
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Santa Cruz Factory Tour 2

October 8, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location in Santa Cruz, CA. There he walks through the Santa Cruz Guitar factory and talks with Willie Carter, Sales and Marketing, about how the Santa Cruz guitars transform during their intricate process. Here Willie guides us through the processes of bending, molding and finally gluing the guitar. As always, for more gear info and insightful videos, visit Premier Guitar
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Santa Cruz Factory Tour 3

October 8, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location in Santa Cruz, CA. There he walks through the Santa Cruz Guitar factory and talks with Willie Carter, Sales and Marketing, about how the Santa Cruz guitars transform during their intricate process. Here Willie guides us through the finishing, placing of the neck and bridge and finally the balancing of the fretboard. As always, for more gear info and insightful videos, visit Premier Guitar
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Santa Cruz Factory Tour 1

October 8, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location in Santa Cruz, CA. There he walks through the Santa Cruz Guitar factory and talks with Willie Carter, Sales and Marketing, about how the Santa Cruz guitars transform during their intricate process. Here Willie guides us through their wood selection process used to create fingerboards, fretboards, necks and bridges. As always, for more gear info and insightful videos, visit www.premierguitar.com
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Dave Friedman and George Lynch

September 30, 2008
Here's the latest video from our "PG Experience: George Lynch" series. George works with legendary amp guru and rig designer Dave Friedman to find new tones that are eventually incorporated into new modules for his Randall Lynchbox amp.
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George Lynch Tracking Key of Noise

September 24, 2008
Here's a video of George Lynch tracking "Key of Noise" at his solar studio in the California desert. The song is featured on the new Souls of We release, Let the Truth Be Known.
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New PRS Private Stock

September 19, 2008
PRS' Director of R&D/Private Stock Manager, Joe Knaggs, shows?Premier Guitar the company's?newest Private Stock offerings, including some of the original prototypes for newer lines. In the video we take a look at the Single Cut Mira which has been named the Starla, the Chesapeake Acoustic the Chesapeake Electric and a Private Stock Mira. This video was shot leading up to PRS Experience, the company's big celebration of its guitars, the people who make them and the people who play them.
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George Lynch - Integratron Reverb Demo

September 15, 2008
Welcome to another segment of "PG Experience - George Lynch." In this brief clip, Premier Guitar's Brett Petrusk demonstrates the Integratron's natural reverb. This is where George Lynch like to record clean tones and acoustic stuff.
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George Lynch - Guitars

September 15, 2008
Welcome to another segment of "PG Experience - George Lynch." In this clip, George's tech, Gerry Ganaden, walks us through some of the famous guitars at Lynch Box Studios.
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George Lynch - Amps and Pedals

September 15, 2008
Welcome to another segment of "PG Experience - George Lynch." In this clip, George's tech, Gerry Ganaden, walks us through some of the amps and pedals George uses at Lynch Box Studios.
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Hamer Guitars Part 2

September 15, 2008
Premier Guitar is On Location in New Hartford, CT, learning the finer points of high-end guitar craftsmanship from noneother than Jol Dantzing, himself. In this segment we look inside the Newport, learn why Hamer necks transfer more tone, watch the spray booth in action and take a close look at the first ever Earthen Maple Talladega as it is being built. Remember, for your gear fix go to www.premierguitar.com
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Hamer Guitars Part 3

September 15, 2008
Premier Guitar is On Location in New Hartford, CT, checking out how Hamer Guitars are made. In this segment, Jol Dantzig shows us an R&D Talladega that you've never seen before and the Talladega Pro. We also see how inlay work is done, learn what goes into making the back of a neck smooth and comfortable and we take close look at one of the higher-end, rare appointments that Hamer offers: ivory nuts. Remember, for your gear fix go to www.premierguitar.com
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Hamer Guitars Part 4

September 15, 2008
Here's the final installment of Premier Guitar's On Location visit with Jol Dantzig of Hamer Guitars. In this segment you'll see why something as simple as buffing a guitar finish is exactly the opposite at Hamer - just as everything else they do is taken to another level, even the buffing process involves the kind of craftsmanship you'd expect from Dantzig's shop. Also, we got to see some of the assembly process before we wrapped up our visit. Be sure and check out the other 3 videos in this series and of course, the our October 2008 cover story on Hamer. Remember - for your gear fix go to www.premierguitar.com
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Rig Rundown - 3 Doors Down's Chris Henderson's Guitars

September 15, 2008
PG's Brett Petrusek is conducting a Rig Rundown backstage with 3 Doors Down before they rocked Minneapolis, MN.
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Rig Rundown - 3 Doors Down's Chris Henderson's Rig

September 15, 2008
Premier Guitar is backstage with 3 Doors Down, checking out Chris Henderson's rig.
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