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Ross Compressor Review

September 14, 2019
Does the reissue live up to the reputation of the original?
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How to Play Bentonia Blues

September 14, 2019
Toss aside the rules and tune down your guitar.
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Haunted Labs Carolina Reaper Review

September 13, 2019
Germanium overdrive and fearsome fuzz meet in a super-flexible dirt machine.
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Slayer Launches 'Repentless Killogy' Movie and New Live Album

September 13, 2019
The narrative short film will be paired with Slayer’s entire performance of its August 5, 2017 concert at the Los Angeles Forum.
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The Who Announces New Album

September 13, 2019
Listen to "Ball and Chain," the first track from WHO, which will be released on November 22nd.
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Bass Bench: Who Really Built That “Custom” Guitar?

September 13, 2019
The truth about how some boutique and mainstream instrument builders keep endorsers happy and prices low.
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Jackson Spectra JS3V Review

September 12, 2019
An active 5-string with a price in contrast with its sophisticated, stealthy looks.
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Neal Casal Memorial Concert Announced For September 25 At The Capitol Theatre

September 12, 2019
The all-star lineup includes Circles Around the Sun, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Dave Schools, and many more.
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Gore Boards Releases Unusual Tone Collections for Line 6 Helix

September 12, 2019
The new pedalboards aim to cop unconventional timbres and eerie, expressive textures.
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Gibson Announces Slash 1966 EDS-1275 Doubleneck

September 12, 2019
A faithful recreation of Slash's coveted 1966 model with a few wiring modifications.
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Ty Segall: Shut Up ’n’ Play Yer … Koto?

September 12, 2019
The garage/psych-rocker swaps his 6-strings for Japanese koto, Greek bouzouki, and other exotic instruments on the riff-heavy new album, First Taste.
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Teisco Delay Review

September 12, 2019
An analog delay that’s happy at the outer limits.
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Rig Rundown: Christone "Kingfish" Ingram

September 11, 2019
The 20-year-old blues phenom shares his straight-ahead approach to fiery blues-rock tones.
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Aclam Dr. Robert Review

September 11, 2019
Turn off your mind, relax, and float the treble stream!
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Kim Gordon Releases "Video" for "Air BnB"

September 11, 2019
Although the vision was there, the budget wasn't.
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Album Spotlight: Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley, ‘World Full of Blues’

September 11, 2019
Ripping reso and ferocious flattop for those who like it raw and real.
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Forgotten Heroes: Robert Quine

September 10, 2019
A punk-era artist-as-sideman who simultaneously embraced and shattered rock’s conventions with Lou Reed, Richard Hell, Matthew Sweet, and others.
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Victory Amplification Announces the Richie Kotzen RK100 Custom Limited Edition

September 10, 2019
A 100-watt all-tube head that's individually signed by Richie and limited to just 20 pieces.
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Supro Unveils the Blues King 8

September 10, 2019
An 8" all-tube combo with footswitchable boost.
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Green Day Drops New Single and Announces Stadium Tour with Weezer and Fall Out Boy

September 10, 2019
"Father of All ..." is the title track from the band's forthcoming album, which arrives on February 7th.
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