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De La Tierra’s Andreas Kisser

March 21, 2017
The Sepultura guitarist joins fellow South American rock power players to expand heavy metal’s sound on their sophomore album. His tools: a fleet of Jacksons, an EVH, Orange amps, and a wide-open playbook.
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Chuck Berry: 1926–2017

March 20, 2017
The immortal rock ’n’ roller transformed songwriting and guitar playing, and helped America bridge the racial divide.
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Rig Rundown: Tedeschi Trucks Band

March 15, 2017
Guitar’s power couple of Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi share the stories behind their rigs, and bassist Tim Lefebvre walks us through his trippy pedal setup.
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Listen to the April 2017 PG Spotify Playlist

March 15, 2017
Listen to the latest tracks from Otis Taylor, The Lemon Twigs, De La Tierra, and Michael Chapman.
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Michael Chapman: Humble, Schooled, and Fearless on '50'

March 15, 2017
The English acoustic legend has written songs, collaborated with Mick Ronson and Thurston Moore, and straddled folk, feedback, and New Age for a half-century.
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Ty Segall and Emmett Kelly: No-Filter Frenzy

March 13, 2017
How the 6-string tag team grabbed vintage gear, turned up the fuzz, and threw down with Steve Albini to make Segall’s first live-on-the-floor album.
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Otis Taylor: Music for Ghosts

March 9, 2017
The master of trance blues weaves a haunting, African-rooted web of sound with guitars, banjos, small amps, and digital delay on the bold, racially charged new album, Fantasizing About Being Black.
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Rig Rundown: Jimmy Eat World

March 8, 2017
Jim Adkins and Tom Linton tossed their traditional setup to the side and packed up some P-90-loaded axes for their latest tour.
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The Lemon Twigs: Hey Bro—That’s My Guitar!

March 7, 2017
The brothers D’Addario reveal how they rule the stage by sharing a drum kit and a ’64 Melody Maker in their progressive power-pop quartet.
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Eric Gales: 'Middle of the Road' Full Album Premiere

March 6, 2017
Hear the untraditional blues-guitar beacon’s new collection of inspirational songs, which includes collaborations with Gary Clark Jr. and Lauryn Hill.
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STS9’s Hunter Brown and Alana Rocklin: The Head and the Heart

March 2, 2017
The rhythm guitarist and bassist discuss mating electronica with rock, and how to make soulful music with machines—without becoming ruled by them.
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Rig Rundown: Bon Jovi

March 1, 2017
We go over the semi-filling, arena-rocking loads of gear that John Shanks, Phil X, and Hugh McDonald brought on the road to support This House Is Not for Sale.
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Robin Nolan: Manouche Mashup

February 28, 2017
The virtuoso Gypsy-jazz guitarist pays homage to his two favorite players—Django and Angus Young—on his fiery new instrumental album, Sin City.
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Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge Livestream

February 27, 2017
A pair of virtuoso musicians come together to answer questions from fans, and play a few selections from their latest album, Mount Royal.
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Staff Picks: The Big Show

February 26, 2017
Pedal-steel guitarist Jonny Lam joins us in discussing which guitarists would make the best performers for the Super Bowl halftime show.
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Rig Rundown: Margaret Glaspy

February 22, 2017
Formerly an exclusive fan of a '61 Harmony Jupiter and Fender Champ, Glaspy explains the thought process behind her recent switch to a Danocaster and a Deluxe Reverb.
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Luke Temple: Psych-Folk Songster

February 21, 2017
The Here We Go Magic frontman uses intricate nylon-string picking patterns and space-conscious arrangements to craft an enchanting new solo album.
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Oozing Wound’s Zack Weil and Kevin Cribbin: Organic Offense

February 16, 2017
With technical, rhythmic riffs and nasty lead bass tones, this Chicago thrash trio takes the crude metal shtick outside the norm.
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Rig Rundown: Warpaint

February 15, 2017
Emily Kokal and Theresa Wayman get trippy gypsy with layers of effects and funky Fenders.
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Listen to the March 2017 PG Spotify Playlist

February 15, 2017
Check out the latest tracks from Kristin Hersh, Dean Ween, Oozing Wound, Harvey Mandel, and more!
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