January

Gear

1890s Martin 0-28

1890s Martin 0-28

June 16, 2010
An early Martin small-bodied acoustic
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Simple Tricks and Classic Combinations

June 16, 2010
Classic tricks to use common pedals to their fullest
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Taylor 35th Anniversary Armrest GS Model

Taylor 35th Anniversary Armrest GS Model

June 16, 2010
A limited edition model from Taylor
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Matchless  Avalon 35 1x12 Combo Amp Review

Matchless Avalon 35 1x12 Combo Amp Review

June 16, 2010
Matchless'' Avalon incorporates partial PC-board construction for more affordable boutique sound
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Gorgeous Freak of Nature: Building Dweezil Zappa's Custom PRS

Gorgeous Freak of Nature: Building Dweezil Zappa's Custom PRS

June 16, 2010
Dweezil Zappa’s ongoing project to honor his father’s legacy inspires a one-of-a-kind PRS. Here Premier Guitar chronicles the making of the guitar and what inspired Zappa’s unique design.
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'56 Fender Telecaster — Hole-a-Riffic!

'56 Fender Telecaster — Hole-a-Riffic!

June 16, 2010
Plugging and capping a hole drilled in a gem of a 1956 Tele neck.
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Murray Kuun Design & Lutherie

Murray Kuun Design & Lutherie

June 16, 2010
Traditional-style classical and archtops from South Africa
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Ibanez "Lawsuit Era" Les Paul Custom Copy

Ibanez "Lawsuit Era" Les Paul Custom Copy

June 16, 2010
The story behind Ibanez-lawsuit era guitars, and how much this Les Paul-style is worth.
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Tone Capacitors for Stratocasters, Part 4

June 16, 2010
The weird quirks and intricacies of tone caps are discussed
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ZT Amplifiers Lunchbox Acoustic Amp Review

ZT Amplifiers Lunchbox Acoustic Amp Review

June 16, 2010
A small-but-loud affordable acoustic amp for small-to-medium-sized gigs.
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Strymon Brigadier Delay, Orbit Flanger, Blue Sky Reverberator, and Ola Chorus & Vibrato Pedal Reviews

Strymon Brigadier Delay, Orbit Flanger, Blue Sky Reverberator, and Ola Chorus & Vibrato Pedal Reviews

June 16, 2010
Four new pedals from Strymon combine old and new technology to recreate vintage-style sounds without the pitfalls.
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1960 Gibson SG TV (Les Paul Junior Style) #0 9101

1960 Gibson SG TV (Les Paul Junior Style) #0 9101

June 16, 2010
Origins of the Les Paul Junior, and a 1960 "SG" model
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Builder Profile: Collings Guitars

Builder Profile: Collings Guitars

June 16, 2010
Charting the growth of Collings guitars through Bill Collings'' words and the famous artists who love his guitars.
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JBovier EMC Electric Mandolin Review

JBovier EMC Electric Mandolin Review

June 16, 2010
JBovier offers a solution for those playing mandolin in a band
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Guild F-512 Jumbo 12-String Acoustic Guitar Review

Guild F-512 Jumbo 12-String Acoustic Guitar Review

June 16, 2010
Guild''s latest Jumbo 12-string lives up to the company''s F-512
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Turning Your Amp On

June 16, 2010
Is it okay to just turn an amp on after years of letting it sit?
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Fender Acoustasonic Telecaster Electric Guitar Review

Fender Acoustasonic Telecaster Electric Guitar Review

June 16, 2010
The Acoustasonic Tele produces solid electric, acoustic, and mixed tones for the gigging musician.
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Vintage Bass Electronics: Simple Logic for Common Issues

June 16, 2010
Is your vintage bass crackling, popping, or just plain weak? Here are some common fixes to try.
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Orange SP410 Isobaric Bass Cab Review

Orange SP410 Isobaric Bass Cab Review

June 16, 2010
A 4x10 with the portability of a 2x10
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50 Feet High and Rising: Nashville's Devastating Flood

50 Feet High and Rising: Nashville's Devastating Flood

June 16, 2010
A narrative account of coming face to face with the destroyed guitars in Nashville''s Soundcheck
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