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Articles by Joe Gore

Grez Guitars Mendocino Review

November 17, 2017
God-like gold-foil tones from a boutique beauty.
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The Recording Guitarist: Crafting Countermelodies

October 31, 2017
The perfect part may be closer than you think.
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Jackson Audio Prism Review

October 30, 2017
Three badass boosters in one shiny box.
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Hahn Guitars 112 Review

October 25, 2017
A masterful Fender-inspired mashup with tones of its own.
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Island Instruments Anzol Review

October 20, 2017
An upscale tribute to a downscale guitar.
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Pinter SB1-J Jazz Jr. Review

October 6, 2017
Though specifically designed for flatwound bebopping, this stellar instrument handles a variety of genres—including aggro ones—with aplomb.
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The Recording Guitarist: Subvert the Virtual Guitar Rig!

October 3, 2017
Amp and effects modelers are designed to sound analog—but they don’t have to.
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Keeley Compressor Plus Review

September 29, 2017
Joe Gore takes a look at the expanded range and newfound subtleties available in this '70s-style squeezebox.
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The Recording Guitarist: Rock on with Your Clock On

September 7, 2017
The far-out sounds of effect sequencers.
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Walrus Monument Review

August 28, 2017
Two flavors of vintage-approved tremolo—and modern options to spare.
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TWA DM-02 Dynamorph Review

August 25, 2017
A unique “envelope-controlled harmonic generator.”
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Chase Bliss Audio Brothers Review

August 21, 2017
A phenomenally flexible boost/drive/fuzz.
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Fuzzrocious Blast Furnace Review

August 6, 2017
Adventure awaits in an uncompromising, ultraviolent fuzz.
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BYOC Crown Jewel Review

August 4, 2017
Is this the most versatile overdrive ever?
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Victory V40 Deluxe Review

August 1, 2017
Bridging the blackface/plexi gap.
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The Recording Guitarist: Playing for the Song—A View from 1607

July 31, 2017
Even Plato had an opinion about “playing for the song.”
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Newman 6-String Review

July 18, 2017
Can’t you hear Keith knocking?
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The Recording Guitarist: Designing Delays, Part 2

July 4, 2017
More unconventional echo experiments.
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Mu-FX Phasor 2X Review

June 29, 2017
A classic ’70s phaser is resurrected—again!
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Death By Audio Evil Filter Review

June 21, 2017
What happens when you combine absurdly loud fuzz with absurdly broad filtering?
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