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Mesa

MESA/Boogie Releases the Subway TT-800

June 9, 2020
A powerful, compact head that features an 800-watt power section.
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Mad Hatter Guitar Products

Mad Hatter Guitar Products Announces Four New Luminator Systems

June 9, 2020
Each system is designed to get the most out of a handful of popular pickup configurations.
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Understanding Compression, Pt. 1

June 8, 2020
Comprehending one of the studio's most important but mysterious tools—with metaphorical cocktails!
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DIY: How to String an Acoustic Guitar

June 8, 2020
Got a steel-string flattop? This quick video demos the easiest, smartest, fastest way to keep ’em fresh!
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Irist

Riff Rundown: Irist's "Creation"

June 7, 2020
Crushing metalheads Pablo Davila and Adam Mitchell showcase the fingertapped melodies and chunky chords that are the bedrock for the Order of the Mind track.
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Solo Guitar

Arranging "Amazing Grace" for Solo Guitar

June 6, 2020
Solo guitar is an art. Here are a few techniques to expand your palette.
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Martin SC-13E: The Premier Guitar Review

June 5, 2020
A unique and responsive acoustic with an electric soul.
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PJB

Phil Jones Bass Unveils the C2 Cabinet

June 5, 2020
A 200-watt, shoebox-size cabinet containing the smallest speaker ever produced by PJB.
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Automatic Tuners for the Basses

June 5, 2020
Keeping the low-end’s high-tech on the down-low.
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Thorbjørn Risager’s Scandinavian Blues with a Twister

June 4, 2020
The leader of Danish band the Black Tornado distills a range of influences from B.B. King to JJ Cale into a modern take on a classic genre.
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Cort

Cort Guitars Unveils the KX300 Etched

June 3, 2020
A sleek guitar designed for today's metal-focused player.
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Drybell

DryBell Musical Electronic Laboratory Announces the Engine

June 3, 2020
A fully analog foundation preamp pedal inspired by classic British tones.
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Rig Rundown: Eric Krasno

June 3, 2020
The co-founding guitarist for Soulive and Lettuce, Grammy-winning bandmate in Tedeschi Trucks, and producer for Norah Jones and 50 Cent welcomes PG into his new California home studio for a tour of his tone treats.
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Reader Guitar of the Month: "Woody"

June 3, 2020
In a parking lot transaction, an Irish guitarist saves an Epiphone Les Paul from being turned into a lamp.
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Hooked: Tyler Bryant on Tom Petty's "Honey Bee"

June 2, 2020
The blues rocker fondly remembers getting out of a speeding ticket because of the swaggering Wildflowers hit and eventually sharing a bill with the Heartbreakers in Hyde Park.
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Thompson Guitars

Thompson Guitars Releases the Molly Tuttle Signature Model

June 1, 2020
The award-winning bluegrass picker's first namesake dread will be constructed with sinker mahogany back and sides plus an Adirondack spruce top.
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Walrus

Walrus Audio Introduces the Ages Five-State Overdrive

June 1, 2020
The pedal features a five-position rotary knob offering increasing levels of gain using silicon and LED clipping.
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Kinga’s Feeling the “Crazy Notes”

June 1, 2020
She’s too humble for her own good, but the bass phenom’s compositions and videos are making virtuosity more fun than it’s been in ages.
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1964 Fender Pro Amp

Iso Lab: 1964 Fender Pro Amp

June 1, 2020
PG's John Bohlinger shows off his 1x15 blackface combo with a '61 355, bender Tele, and a '55 Strat.
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Walter Becker’s 1968 Ampeg AMUB-1 Bass homepage

Walter Becker’s 1968 Ampeg AMUB-1 Bass

May 31, 2020
We're not sure which recordings the Steely Dan legend used it on, if any, but that doesn't mean it's not a fascinating find!
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