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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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Rare offset guitars fans (and fans of crazy-good deals) rejoice! Fender / Squier’s big NAMM surprise today was the release of three new versions of the Starcaster. The Classic Vibe (center, ignore wall placards) features new Tim Shaw-designed pickups in the original ‘70s size for $399 street, the Contemporary features active pickups and no f-holes for the same price, and the Affinity version (left) loses a couple knobs and gets standard humbuckers for $299 street.
Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays
Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays

PG contributor Tom Butwin dives into the Rivolta Sferata, part of the exciting new Forma series. Designed by Dennis Fano and crafted in Korea, the Sferata stands out with its lightweight Simaruba wood construction and set-neck design for incredible playability.

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We’re unpacking Reid’s playing—from his early days in the NYC jazz underground through his work with Living Colour and into supergroup superstardom—and his longstanding gear-acquisition-syndrome.

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The trio bandleader and Jason Mraz backer breaks down her journey through guitar academia, how to play with other musicians, and whether theory still matters.

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Amazon Prime Day is here (July 16-17). Whether you're a veteran player or just picking up your first guitar, these are some bargains you don't want to miss. Check out more deals here! https://amzn.to/3LskPRV

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