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NYC's West 48th Street - Manny's

June 11, 2008
New York, NY (June, 2008) -- Premier Guitar is On Location in New York City -- checking out one of the planet''s hottest hot spots for guitars, West 48th Street.
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NYC's West 48th Street - Sammy Ash Guitars

June 11, 2008
New York, NY (June 11, 2008) -- What do you expect from three high-end, guitar-driven music stores within walking distance of each other, all on the same street in the nation''s biggest
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New Sound, Old Guitar

June 10, 2008
A near-mint Gibson B-45 12-string. A bad bridge. Lots of potential. John Southern embarks on a grand project to save a classic. This adventure started out innocently enough. I
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Amplified Endeavors

June 10, 2008
Gear expos are a lot of fun, but they require an inordinate amount of behind-the-scenes work to pull them off. Loni Specter has been the singular driving force behind
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Stompbox Classics: Mu-Tron III

June 10, 2008
Welcome back to Stomp School. This month, we’ll conclude our “Stompbox Classics” series with the biggest, baddest, funkiest envelope filter of all-time – the Mu-Tron III. Debuting in 1972,
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Photos from the New York Amp Show

June 10, 2008
With well over 45 exhibitors filling the halls of an Embassy Suites, the second running of the New York Amp Show was an unqualified success. With each exhibitor setting up
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Acoustic Simplicity

June 10, 2008
While many companies have chased a dream of making everything bigger, faster and stronger, a select few have made the decision to chase a less visible dream. Baden Guitars
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175...and Counting: Martin's 175th Anniversary

June 10, 2008
When Christian Frederick Martin established his stringed-instrument company in 1833, there were only 24 states in the U.S. Most of the Louisiana Purchase was still just a mass of
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Stories from Seymour Duncan - First Pickup Repair

June 4, 2008
Seymour Duncan tells the story of the turn of events that led to his first pickup repair... the rest is history!

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Stories From Seymour Duncan - Creating Humbuckers

June 4, 2008
Seymour Duncan shares his story of working with Jeff Beck and developing the JB pickups.

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Stories From Seymour Duncan - Clapton's "Blackie"

June 4, 2008
Seymour Duncan shares his experience of working on "Blackie" and how different tolerance potentiometers change a guitar's tone.

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Stories From Seymour Duncan - Alnico Magnets

June 4, 2008
Seymour Duncan explains the differences in Alnico Magnets.

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Million Dollar Mic Room at Sweetwater

June 4, 2008
Sweetwater's mic room, which they refer to as the "Million Dollar Mic Vault," consists of the company's collection of a variety of types of microphones. Located in the recording studio on site at Sweetwater HQ, each of the mics is available for use by artists recording in the studio.
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On Location NYC - West 48th St. - Sam Ash Guitars

May 28, 2008
Premier Guitar is On Location at NYC's famous Music Row -- West 48th Street. In this segment Sam Ash gives us a tour of Sam Ash Guitars. A busy spot with an impressive selection, there are many new and old stories that accompany this business and the Ash family itself. Sam and a colleague share a few in this clip. Remember -- to get your gear fix, go to www. premierguitar.com
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Taylor Guitar Factory Tour Videos

May 15, 2008
Video tour of the Taylor Guitar factory, led by Bob Taylor
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Guitar Cable Roundup, Part Two

May 15, 2008
Our high-end cable roundup concludes with cables from Solid Cables, DiMarzio, Mogami, Zaolla, Evidence Elixir and more.
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Taylor Guitars Factory Tour - Part I

May 13, 2008
Bob Taylor gives Premier Guitar a personal tour of his factory. Part I includes elements of wood selection, milling, drying, sanding and neck assembly.
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Taylor Guitars Factory Tour - Part II

May 13, 2008
Part II of Bob Taylor giving Premier Guitar a personal tour of his factory -- bracing, binding, body construction, painting, power source assembly, neck construction.
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Laced with Tone

May 12, 2008
Lace Music is continually evolving pickup technology. We talk Lace Sensors, Alumitones and more with Don and Jeff Lace.
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Taylor Made: an Exclusive Tour Through the Taylor Factory

May 12, 2008
A look inside the processes behind Taylor guitars
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