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D'Addario

D'Addario Introduces XS Line of Strings

January 19, 2021
This new film covering is combined with D’Addario’s proprietary dispersion coating, used in the XT line, to protect the plain steel strings as well.
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Carl Martin PlexiRanger homepage

Plexi Punch Meets Rangemaster Burn: The Premier Guitar Carl Martin PlexiRanger Review

January 19, 2021
An already great Marshall-in-a-box is made more potent with the addition of a killer treble booster.
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Recording Dojo Mic Types homepage

Recording Dojo: Microphone Polar Patterns 101

January 19, 2021
How cardioid, figure-eight, and omnidirectional microphones figure into your recording game plan.
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Singletone

Singletone Introduces Vintage A6 P-90 Pickups

January 18, 2021
The new P-90 sets features nickel silver baseplates, enamel wire, and PAF-style screws.
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Fender Trapper Bass Distortion homepage

Fender Trapper Bass Distortion: The Premier Guitar Review

January 18, 2021
Separate, stackable custom-voiced circuits make a strong and crunchy case for two being better than one.
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PJB

Phil Jones Bass Unveils the PE-5 Multi Function Bass Pedal

January 18, 2021
The pedal is designed for electric and upright and uses a 5-band EQ along with a custom designed preamp.
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Harley Benton TE-90 FLT SB Deluxe homepage

Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: A European Budget Axe Swings American

January 17, 2021
On a tip from Mod Garage guru Dirk Wacker, the famed Hellecaster bags a Filtertron-fueled prize.
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Ibanez

Ibanez Introduces New Phaser and Booster Mini Pedals

January 15, 2021
The Phaser Mini is produced in Japan and features a three control layout along with switchable stage modes.
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DIY Acoustic Transducer

DIY: How to Install a Soundboard Transducer

January 15, 2021
Watch Gruhn Guitars' in-house guru David Kriesel walk you step-by-step through the process of making your flattop amp- and DI-friendly.
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PRS

PRS Guitars Announces New 2021 Models Including the Mark Lettieri Signature Fiore

January 15, 2021
The Fiore features a new body shape, 25.5” scale length, and a versatile pickup and electronics arrangement.
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Gretsch

Gretsch Announces 2021 Lineup

January 15, 2021
This year's batch includes a host of new models across Vintage Select Edition, Players Edition, Limited Edition, Electromatic Collection, and the Streamliner Collection.
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Fender Duo-Sonic homepage

Ultra-Flexible Wiring for Your Duo-Sonic

January 15, 2021
Four rad add-ons and a whopping six pickup combinations for the Fender offset.
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Jackson

Jackson Debuts 2021 Electrics Collection

January 14, 2021
Highlights include new models from Marty Friedman, Misha Mansoor, and more.
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Seymour Duncan

Joe Bonamassa and Seymour Duncan Unveil the "Bonnie" Pickups

January 14, 2021
They feature era-accurate cloth, pushback lead wires,  Alnico IV rod magnet, and a uniform 5.96K rating.
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Fender

Fender Announces the 75th Anniversary Series, Noventa Models, and More

January 14, 2021
The Noventa series features MP-90 pickups, 21 medium jumbo frets, and 9.5” radius fretboards.
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Sterling by Music Man

Sterling by Music Man Introduces the Mariposa

January 14, 2021
Originally introduced by Ernie Ball Music Man in 2019, this is the first Mariposa model released under the Sterling by Music Man brand.
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Dusky Augustus Review homepage

Vintage Octave Fuzz ... Without the Fear

January 14, 2021
Thanks to a flexible EQ, this old-school-minded beauty is fantastic at nastying-up leads—but also works great with chords. The PG Dusky Augustus review.
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Nicole Row homepage

Rig Rundown: Panic! at the Disco’s Nicole Row

January 13, 2021
Funky custom Js and punchy Ps help this low-end maven earn gigs and nail tones from Motown to Miley and all points in between.
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Dean Guitars

Dean Guitars Reissues the Dime Razorback

January 13, 2021
The guitar offers several custom appointments including the unique rust graphic design and Seymour Duncan Dimebucker pickup.
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Epiphone

Epiphone Introduces the New Prophecy Collection

January 13, 2021
The new lineup features a modern take on classic Gibson blueprints including the Les Paul, Flying V, SG, and Extura.
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