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Videos

Right Hand Fingerstyle Techniques - Blues Style

May 12, 2008
A short clip of Gayla Drake Paul demonstrating the blues style technique for fingerstyle playing.
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Right Hand Fingerstyle Techniques - Claw W/ Hammer

May 12, 2008
A short clip of Gayla Drake Paul demonstrating the claw technique, with hammer, for fingerstyle playing.
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Right Hand Fingerstyle Techniques - The Claw

May 12, 2008
A short clip of Gayla Drake Paul demonstrating the claw technique for fingerstyle playing.
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Make'n Music - Chicago - Part I

May 8, 2008
Premier Guitar went On Location to check out Chicago's Make'n Music, a ridiculously well-stocked, high-end guitar store.

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Make'n Music - Chicago - Part II

May 8, 2008
Premier Guitar is On Location in Chicago to check out one of the most amazing high-end guitar shops in the country. In part one, we look at Teddy Gordon's selection of one-off Fenders, Martins and Breedloves. We also check out his PRS, Collings, Huss & Dalton, and Composite Acoustic guitars. www.premierguitar.com
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Parker Guitars, Washburn Guitars - The Paintshop

May 7, 2008
Inside the factory tour -- this is where Parker and Washburn guitars are painted.
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Parker/Washburn Guitars - Final Assembly & Set Up

May 7, 2008
Premier Guitar is On Location to check out the final assembly and set up process of Parker and Washburn guitars.
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Final Assembly and Set-up: Parker Guitars and Washburn Guitars

May 7, 2008
The final step in the birth of an electric guitar.
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The Inventor of the Virtual Strobe Tuner

May 1, 2008
Video interview with Mike Skubic of Peterson Tuners
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Washburn Handmade Acoustic Guitars

May 1, 2008
Premier Guitar went On Location in Chicago to check out Washburn guitars (technically Mundelein). In this segment luthier John Stover shows us how he builds acoustic guitars by hand.
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Washburn Guitars - The Making of an Electric

May 1, 2008
Premier is On Locatiion for an insider's look at how electric guitars are made at the Washburn factory.
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Naperville Music

May 1, 2008
Premier Guitar popped into Naperville Music as we were On Location in the Chicago Area. We chatted with Mark Gardner about Naperville Music, a nice little shop with some groovy high-end stuff like Don Grosh, New Orleans and McNaught guitars.
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Guitar Tuning 102

May 1, 2008
Digging deep into tuning problems
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Peterson Strobe Tuners - Under the Hood

May 1, 2008
Video tour of the Peterson Tuners repair shop
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Peterson Tuners - Under the Hood

April 30, 2008
Here ya go, gearheads -- check out the guts of these Strobe Tuners. We checked out the innards of an old one and a new one while cruising through repair room during a factory tour of Peterson Tuners.
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Schroeder Guitar Repair and Custom Building

April 30, 2008
Refret master Tim Schroeder stays busy with all things guitar & amps. We checked out his Chicago shop during a recent Premier Guitar On Location shoot. Check out his Nels Cline custom amp that is currently in development.
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The Inventor of the Virtual Strobe Tuner

April 30, 2008
Premier Guitar interviews Mike Skubic, the man who invented the Virtual Strobe Tuner. Skubic is an engineer at Peterson Tuners.
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Zzyzx Snap Jack Cable

April 23, 2008
Here's a cable that has been a hit guitar shows in the last year -- the Snap Jack cable. The Snap Jack uses magnets for quick release quiet switches.
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Effects Loop Lecture - Egnater Amp Building Seminar

April 15, 2008
This video snippet is from day two of Bruce Egnater's Amp Building Seminar.
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Bright Switch Lecture - Egnater Amp Building Seminar

April 15, 2008
Okay DIY'ers, here's your Bright Switch 101 from Bruce Egnater. ? Bonus: how to use the circuit in reverse on your guitar.
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