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Gallery: Summer NAMM 2019 Day 2

The second day was packed full of new tone toys from Wampler, Godin, Nutter, Line 6, Taylor, Martin, and more!

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Luthier Brian Nutter brought the Nova SS to NAMM. It has a maple body and neck with a pair of Nutter’s Mini Rocket Booster humbuckers. Along with standard volume and tone controls, the knob on the lower bout is a variable coil cut. What does that do? Well, Nutter describes is as “a gas pedal” that blends between full ‘bucker and single-coil tones. Available now for $3450.

With a team of experts on hand, we look at six workhorse vintage amps you can still find for around $1,000 or less.

If you survey the gear that shows up on stages and studios for long enough, you’ll spot some patterns in the kinds of guitar amplification players are using. There’s the rotating cast of backline badasses that do the bulk of the work cranking it out every day and night—we’re all looking at you, ’65 Deluxe Reverb reissue.

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Alex LIfeson, Victor

Anthem Records in Canada and Rhino Records will reissue the first-ever solo albums of Rush's Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee. Lifeson’s 1996 album Victor and Lee’s 2000 offering My Favourite Headache will be re-released on August 9, 2024.

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The "Sandblasted" SE Series features a swamp ash top with a unique sandblasted finish in five color options.

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Fall Out Boy Rig Rundown [2024]
Fall Out Boy Rig Rundown with Patrick Stump, Joe Trohman & Pete Wentz Guitar & Bass Gear Tour

The string-section trio for the iconic Chicago pop-punk band has gone digital, but Patrick Stump, Joe Trohman, and Pete Wentz still aren’t afraid to get weird—and sometimes, downright dangerous.

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