November 2018

Articles by Shawn Hammond

SNAMM '18 - Sublime Guitars J-Hawk Deluxe Demo

July 10, 2018
This builder of creatively sourced, nicely priced instruments debuts its first T-style, as well as a move to roasted neck woods.
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SNAMM '18 - Modal Effects Disruption Demo

July 10, 2018
Put up to three magnetically attached (and quickly swappable effect modules) on a single pedal chassis.
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SNAMM '18 - Walrus Audio Emissary Demo

July 10, 2018
Roots-rocker Joey Landreth joins us to demo this boost featuring parallel boost circuits for treble and midrange, with a toggle for two mids-bumping points.
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SNAMM '18 - Square Amps The Doyle Combo Demo

July 8, 2018
Austin's builder of one-off amps shows off his lone standard model—a Champ-style 1x10 with a little extra gain and a transformative back-panel presence control.
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SNAMM '18 - Revv Amplification Generator 100P and G3 Demos

July 8, 2018
The Canadian amp outfit demos both its latest multi-channel, MIDI-controllable head, and its three-mode dirt pedal.
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Tuning Up: The Woebegone Wanker Watch™

July 8, 2018
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SNAMM '18 - TV Jones Starwood Series JM Pickups Demo

July 7, 2018
The Pacific Northwest pickup guru comes to Tune Town to demo his first-ever set for the classic offset.
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SNAMM '18 - Framus FP 14 Parlor Guitar Demo

July 7, 2018
The German guitar crew comes to Nashville with a lovely new small-bodied flattop with built-in electronics and a moderate price.
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SNAMM '18 - Greer Amplification Supa Cobra & Alliance 20 Demos

July 6, 2018
Nick Greer shows us his new high-gain overdrive with three clipping modes, as well as a swell 2-channel amp that combines tweed Champ-style and Brit-combo topologies.
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SNAMM '18 - Old Blood Noise Endeavors Alpha Haunt Fuzz, Dweller Phase Repeater & Reflector Chorus Demos

July 5, 2018
In one of our favorite pedal experiences of the SNAMM show, the Oklahoma gurus blow our minds with three fascinatingly unique and rad-sounding stomps.
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SNAMM '18 - Supro Black Magick Reverb Demo

July 5, 2018
At the request of superstar Lenny Kravitz, the storied company packs its popular 6973-driven amp with a reverb circuit composed of not just three, but six springs.
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SNAMM '18 - Charvel Pro Mod DK24 & Justin Aufdemkampe Signature Pro Mod SD24 Demos

July 5, 2018
The shred-friendly brand debuts a passel of handsomely overhauled new “super strats,” as well as a unique signature model for the Miss May I axeman.
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SNAMM '18 - Reverend Eastsider Baritone Pete Anderson Signature & Six Gun TL Demos

July 4, 2018
Dwight Yoakam guitarist Pete Anderson and the notoriously silly Greg Koch wow us with their demos of Joe Naylor’s latest solidbodies.
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SNAMM '18 - Longfellow Guitars T-Style Demo

July 3, 2018
London luthier Pete Longfellow makes his Nashville NAMM debut with an aluminum T-style with fantastic cluck and twang.
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SNAMM '18 - Elite Guitar Products Cling On Quick Attach Pickup Demo

July 3, 2018
An easily installed magnetic contact pickup with built-in volume control yields a variety of flattop sounds at an extremely reasonable price.
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SNAMM '18 - Vintage US Pro Shop Series Demo

July 3, 2018
Custom-shop quality in everything from fretwork to distressed finishes comes to the import line at a crazily reasonable price.
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SNAMM '18 - Wilson Effects Slapback and Rippah Wah

July 3, 2018
Two delay paths can be run together or independently to create everything from reverb- and chorus-like sounds to standard echo—with stereo and instant-oscillation capabilities.
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Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 3

June 30, 2018
Watch the PG editors wrap up the last day of Summer NAMM by discussing new gear from Gamechanger Audio, Koch Amps, Maxwatt, and more!
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Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 2

June 29, 2018
Watch the editors discuss their fave gear from Electro-Harmonix, Greer, Reverend, Old Blood Noise Endeavors, and more!
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SNAMM '18 - Gretsch Malcolm Young Signature & G2655TG P90 LTD Streamliner Center Block Jr Demos

June 29, 2018
The AC/DC legend's signature model goes into standard production and an old favorite gets modernized with the line's first P-90.
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