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Cram Session: Pentatonic Power April '16 Ex. 6

Crosses' Shaun Lopez Rig Rundown
Rig Rundown: Crosses' (†††) Shaun Lopez

The multi-instrumentalist’s seductive and sinister sounds, supporting Chino Moreno, are assembled and arranged with a Les Paul, a Schecter hollowbody, a Fender lap steel, synths, and a highly customized Fractal FM9.

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PRS S2 Series

PRS Guitars now builds its S2 Series instruments with USA-Made pickups and electronics, including the renowned 85/15, 58/15 LT, and proprietary Narrowfield and TCI pickups.

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Luthier Ken Parker blends old world lutherie and aerospace tech materials, proving that wood and carbon fiber can dance together in a romantic tango of sonic bliss.

In the guitar market, classic models still have the biggest influence, but the future is lurking.

In the ever-evolving music industry, the electric guitar stands as an enduring stalwart, having shaped the sonic landscape for generations without much physical change. I’ve joked about the state of the guitar before, but let’s take a more serious view of what’s happening in the guitar business. It’s apparent that the classics continue to wield influence, while also undergoing a transformation reflective of the current tech era.

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