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Articles by John Bohlinger

SNAMM '17 - Eastman E20D-TC Demo

July 27, 2017
Hear what the company's popular dreadnought sounds like with their new Thermo-Cure process.
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First Look: Mesa/Boogie Rosette 300 / Two:Eight Acoustic Combo

July 24, 2017
PG's John Bohlinger tries out the new amp with a flattop, mandolin, dobro, and electric guitar.
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SNAMM '17 - Kiesel Solo Series 6 String Demo | Crescent & SH6

July 24, 2017
The build-to-order California shop shows off a flashy T-style, a semi-hollow, and even introduces a new neck joint for their popular doublecut solidbody.
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SNAMM '17 - Modulus Funk Unlimited 4 RevOLite Demo

July 24, 2017
The newest Funk Unlimited model carries the same shape but features a reinforced carbon-fiber construction that increases rigidity and reduces weight.
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SNAMM '17 - Taylor Guitars 916ce SB and 362ce Demos

July 19, 2017
Master builder Andy Powers details and demos two new, high-fidelity flattops.
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SNAMM '17 - Teye Guitars Fox Demo

July 17, 2017
The boutique handbuilder shows off his latest ornate 6-string.
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SNAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 3

July 15, 2017
The editors gather after the final day of Summer NAMM 2017 to talk about some hip new gear from Cole Clark, Wampler, Dwarfcraft, and more!
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SNAMM '17 - Yellowcake Pedals Lida Machine Demo

July 15, 2017
Normally addicted to fuzz and filth, pedal builder Ryan McCay takes a left turn and breaks new ground for his company with a resonant filter.
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SNAMM '17 - Nutter Custom Guitars Monster & Astro Demos

July 15, 2017
Former Keith Urban guitarist Brian Nutter starts his guitar-making outfit with a bang, thanks to a doubleneck creation with a standard 6-string and a guitjo.
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SNAMM '17 - 3rd Power Wooly Coats Spanky MkII, Roosevelt Drive & Mag-Frag Pickup Demos

July 15, 2017
Mad tone scientist Jamie Scott has stayed busy the last few months, and the fruits of his labor are an updated combo with added reverb, a dirtbox, and some innovative pickups.
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SNAMM '17 - Daredevil Pedals Cocked and Fearless Demo

July 14, 2017
The Chicago rocker Johnny Wator combines two of his most popular circuits for a dynamic package of dirt and fixed-wah tones.
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SNAMM '17 - Fuzzrocious LunaReclipse Demo

July 14, 2017
Need a fuzz? How about 12 of them? Learn how the company squeezed a dozen different shades of filth into one stomp.
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SNAMM '17 - Grez Guitars Mendocino Demo

July 14, 2017
See what this handmade, compact, semi-hollow with an old-growth redwood top is all about.
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SNAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 2

July 14, 2017
Learn why the PG editors name dropped Fender, Kiesel, Yellowcake, and others from the floor on Friday.
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SNAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 1

July 13, 2017
Watch the PG editors talk about their favorite new gear from Martin, Nutter, TK Smith, and more!
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First Look: Supro Neptune

July 10, 2017
John Bohlinger hops off the tour bus and has an impromptu jam with the new 2x12 combo.
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Rig Rundown: Robert Randolph [2017]

July 5, 2017
The king of jam-band steel gives us an exclusive tour of his high-powered signature amp, his 12-string setup, and a few of his favorite pedals.
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First Look: Martin 0-18

July 3, 2017
John Bohlinger has his initial dance with the acoustic torchbearer's newest flattop.
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First Look: Boss MS-3

June 26, 2017
John Bohlinger unboxes and tries out the pedal giant's new-concept pedalboard that combines their proprietary multi-effects engine and multi-pedal switcher in one small, dedicated unit.
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Rig Rundown: Mr. Big's Paul Gilbert & Billy Sheehan [2017]

June 21, 2017
We catch up with the virtuoso pair to talk about gear, three-string guitars, and how they dial in their legendary tones.
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