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April 2007 New Products

March 16, 2007
New Products
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March 2007 New Products

March 16, 2007
New products for March
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The Amp Quest, part 1

March 16, 2007
the Amp Quest One Player’s Search for the Perfect Amp. Pt.1 I’ve been an acoustic guitarist almost all my life, so imagine my surprise when I fell in love
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New Orleans Guitar

March 16, 2007
This type of responsible guitar building allows them to bring us incredible guitars, like this month’s VooDoo Custom
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Zoom G9.2tt

March 16, 2007
The G9.2tt is currently Zoom’s top-of-theline multi-effects unit. In addition to the features we have come to expect from multi-effectors, the G9.2tt offers up something new with the Z-pedal.
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How to Get the Gig, part 1

March 16, 2007
I am one of the most fortunate musicians in Los Angeles, and I am very lucky to have landed most of the gigs I’ve wanted
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Practicing Smartly

March 16, 2007
Practicing Smartly Hi there guitar fanatics, and welcome to the first of many monthly columns for Premier Guitar. I thought I’d start my first installment from the bottom up
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1960 Fender Stratocaster Serial # 49005

March 16, 2007
Custom Color Strats were available almost from the beginning, but a standardized color list didn’t appear until 1961.
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Carvin V3 (100-Watt, 3-Channel Tube Combo)

March 15, 2007
There''s no doubt that high gain, 3-channel super amps are cool, but in most cases, they remain cost prohibitive.
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Mini-Review: Planet Waves S.O.S. Tuner

March 15, 2007
The Strobe-On-String (S.O.S.) tuner from Planet Waves is a plectrum-sized tuner that''s extremely accurate, easy to use, and perfect for loud stages and dark situations.
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From The Heart

March 15, 2007
For a modern, successful performer in our culture, what is the Holy Grail we seek?
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The Buzz in Amp Modeling

March 15, 2007
I remember getting my first model car kit when I was a kid. It was a white Camaro Z28. Though putting it together didn’t require rocket science, it still
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Being Different

March 15, 2007
My fascination with music dates back to an experience that changed my life: witnessing Bo Diddley perform in Laurel, Mississippi, in 1957. Bo’s performance was electrifying, and he had a wall of speakers that, nearly literally, blew me away. After that, everything was different.
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Fave Pickups, Pt. 2

March 15, 2007
Since there wasn’t enough space to cover them all in the last issue, I’ll continue with some of the favorite pickups I’m using these days or have liked over the years.
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Killer Body

March 15, 2007
At some point early in an aspiring guitar builder’s years, he or she is faced with the challenge of what shape their guitar body should be.
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Box of Tools and A Bag Of Tricks

March 15, 2007
This month, let’s take a look at some of the tools and supplies you should carry around with you when you are out doing a show.
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‘65 Gibson SG

March 15, 2007
Welcome to this month’s restoration project, which features a ‘65 Gibson SG, sporting P-90 pickups, in need of serious headstock repair.
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Speaker Selection Explained

March 15, 2007
Standard mounting dimensions provided by most guitar speaker manufacturers are: overall diameter, baffle hole diameter, mounting hole diameter, mounting holes B.C.D. and depth.
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Tweedy Bird

March 15, 2007
Amongst our daily guitar building we take on a few repairs. One interesting fiddle this month was an early ‘70s black LP Custom.
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The Zen of Power Adapters

March 15, 2007
Most effects pedals today come with a jack, which allows an AC adapter to run the effect instead of batteries.
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