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The Year in Gear 2015

November 24, 2015
Our favorite guitars, basses, amps, effects, and accessories from the last 12 months.
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B.C. Rich Announces the NJ Retro Series

September 11, 2015
A throwback to the classic 1980s NJ models built in Nagoya, Japan.
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Slayer: Beyond the Pyre

August 20, 2015
Slayer bequeaths Repentless, which delivers an assault of machine-gun riffs with an underlying message.
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B.C. Rich BCR6 Acoustic Review

July 30, 2015
B.C. Rich honors its acoustic origins with a fancy but affordable dreadnought.
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B.C. Rich Announces Return to Acoustics

April 28, 2015
The new line will include five different models.
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NAMM '15 - B.C. Rich BCR6 and Mockingbird Contour Deluxe Demos

February 20, 2015
See and hear from a sub-$500 acoustic and svelte 6-string remake in action.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 4

January 25, 2015
Some highlights form the final day of NAMM.
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B.C. Rich Unveils the Mockingbird Contour and Contour X

January 16, 2015
The new Contours feature the Hot-Hex B.C. Rich pickups.
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Headbangers Brawl: Four Metal Machines for $750 or Less Reviewed

November 26, 2014
B.C. Rich, Blakhart, EVH, and PRS prove you can get heavy—and surprisingly refined—on a budget.
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B.C. Rich Releases Six Extended Range Guitars

September 4, 2014
All six models are now available worldwide in iconic Warlock, V and Villain body shapes.
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Rig Rundown: Slayer

December 19, 2013
The godfathers of thrash metal show off their signatures axes, explain why they bow at the alter of Marshall, and King and Holt talk about their different preferences for Kahler and Floyd Rose bridges.
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NAMM '13 BC Rich Handcrafted Bich and Warlock Bolt-On Model

January 26, 2013

PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, at the 2013 NAMM Show where she visits the B.C. Rich booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear the Handcrafted Bich and see the Warlock Bolt-On Model.

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B.C. Rich Mockingbird Supreme

June 8, 2012
Aside from the original Seagull, the original Mockingbird is probably the most collectible B.C. Rich guitar.
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NAMM '12 - BC Rich Mockingbird SL Deluxe, Mockingbird 10 Supreme, Matt Tuck Signature V

February 8, 2012
PG's Rich Osweiler is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show visiting the BC Rich Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and learn more about their newest models for 2012 -- The Mockingbird SL Deluxe, Mockingbird 10 Supreme, Bich Double-neck, Matt Tuck Signature V, Pro X Series models.
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B.C. Rich Custom Shop Announces the new Bich 10 Supreme

January 30, 2012
Hebron, KY (January 30, 2012) -- B.C. Rich Custom Shop has re-introduced the Bich 10 Supreme’s handcrafted royalty with a higher level of refinement in its shape, contours, cloud
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B.C. Rich Beginnings

September 20, 2011
How a small retail shop in L.A. morphed into becoming a builder of the most radical designs of the 1970s and ’80s—and then managed to redefine Reagan-era metal guitar.
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NAMM '11 - BC Rich Master Built Gunslinger & More

February 19, 2011
PG's Brett Petrusek is On Location at the 2011 NAMM Show where he visits the BC Rich booth. In this segment, we get to see and learn more about some of their newest models--Master Built Gunslinger, Mike Learn Custom Gunslinger & C.J. Pierce Signature.
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1984 B.C. Rich Mockingbird

January 14, 2010
A rad B.C. Rich from the eighties
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B.C. Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle Electric Guitar Review

September 18, 2009
The 40th Anniversary Eagle, limited to 40 guitars, is at the high-end of the company''s offerings.
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Video Review - BC Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle

September 17, 2009
PG's Jordan Wagner's latest review featured in Premier Guitar's October 2009 issue is the BC Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle. Read the written review.

For the 40th collection, they chose to recreate the first four original electric guitar designs (Eagle, Bich, Mockingbird, Seagull) out of the innovative minds of Bernie Rico and his staff of designers. Each guitar feature specifications that closely mimic those appearing in the earliest B.C. Rich catalogs from the '70s; neck-through construction, solid Koa bodies and exclusive electronics.

The Eagle's body is made of koa wood and features a bevel-style top. It comes loaded with Grover Super Rotomatic tuners, jumbo frets, BC Rich Quad bridge, DiMarzio Dual Sound humbuckers, which can be switched between series-parallel and single-coil operations.

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