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Rig Rundown: The Sword [2021]

See how these bad hombres bridge Texas boogie and mystic Birmingham vibes with stylish, striking 6-strings—including a signature Reverend goldtop—and boisterous British behemoths.

There's no doubt ZZ Top trademarked Texas boogie. And over 30 years later, the Sword furthered the Lonestar shuffle's legacy by darkening it.

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The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die on Rage Against the Machine

Guitarist/producer Chris Teti details Tom Morello being his first guitar obsession and explains how the inventive riffer (and his unusual use of effects) continues to color his playing and sound.

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