What our editors saw on the final day of Winter NAMM 2013.

"Metal fans rejoice: Caparison Guitars announced at NAMM that they will be bringing out a more affordable line of import guitars this year. This HRG features their Horus body shape in mahogany, with a quilted-maple veneer, while its bolt-on maple neck is topped with an ivory-bound rosewood fretboard. The pickups are DiMarzio Air Norton S and Tone Zone, and the trem is a Floyd."
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Need an affordable distortion pedal? Look no further.

We live in the golden age of boutique pedals that are loaded with advanced features—many of which were nearly unthinkable a decade or so ago. But there’s something that will always be valuable about a rock-solid dirt box that won’t break your wallet. Here’s a collection of old classics and newly designed stomps that cost less than an average concert ticket.

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A lightweight, portable amp series developed after months of forensic examination of vintage valve amps.

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