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Rig Rundown: Sammy Boller

November 25, 2020
The atmospheric shred instrumentalist shows us his unusual mix of modern gear and not one but two killer vintage axes.
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Idles—to the Max, on Ultra Mono!

September 21, 2020
Guitarists Lee Kiernan and Mark Bowen shove the envelope on the band’s new album, stomping in sonic mud puddles and mashing electronic music and hip-hop as they abandon their comfort zone.
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Rig Rundown: Nick Perri

August 19, 2020
The retro rocker opens up about retrofitting reissues, returning to the JTM45s, and finding the piece of gear that changed his life.
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Rig Rundown: Sharptooth’s Lance Donati and Keith Higgins

July 8, 2020
The savage hardcore duo's rig seems deceptively simple ... until you see the trio of secret weapons zip-tied to the back of their Bogners.
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5 Ceramic 12" Speakers That Could Transform Your Amp

May 8, 2020
Don’t give up on your amp yet—a replacement speaker might be all it needs!
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Quick Hit: Celestion Ruby Review

June 16, 2019
A mellow but vivacious alnico-based blaster.
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Tools for the Task: 12" Alnico Replacement Speakers

May 24, 2019
Give your rig new life and personality with a speaker makeover.
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Celestion Unveils Three New Speakers—Ruby, G10 Creamback, and G12 EVH

February 4, 2019
The trio of products include a 12-inch, alnico-magnet guitar speaker, a 45-watt, ceramic-magnet speaker, and an impulse response for Eddie Van Halen's favored setup.
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First Look: Dr. Z Nova

February 4, 2019
John Bohlinger test-drives this 5881-powered, tweed-Twin-inspired combo that lets you blend thick overdrive with its clean signal.
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First Look: Vox AC30S1

June 27, 2018
Check out John Bohlinger throw a handful of guitars loaded with various pickups at the new EL84 combo with a single Celestion speaker and revamped digital reverb.
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Speaker Geeks: Three-Part Harmony

October 20, 2017
Discover which three elements of a guitar speaker have the biggest impact on tone.
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Celestion Unveils the G-12H-150 Redback

January 18, 2017
The new guitar speaker boasts both extreme power handling and classic Celestion tone.
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Amp Product Showcase 2016

July 26, 2016
Check out our special coverage of Amps to go along with the August 2016 issue of PG.
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GALLERY: Musikmesse 2014 - Pedals and Accessories

March 17, 2014
Take a look at the stomps, pickups, and accessories that filled the halls of Musikmesse.
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Celestion Introduces A-Type and G12-35XC Speakers

January 23, 2014
Developed for Celestion’s 90th Anniversary year, the G12-35XC is limited to 3000 pieces.
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How to Install Speakers in a 4x12 Cab: 2-Part Video Tutorial

July 19, 2013
In this two-part tutorial, Nashville amp tech Skip Sims shows you how to replace speakers in a 4x12 guitar amp cabinet.
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Celestion Introduces V-Type Speaker

Celestion Introduces V-Type Speaker

July 8, 2013
Celestion announces an entirely new type of speaker that combines old and new elements.
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Celestion Introduces the G12H-75 Creamback Guitar Speaker

Celestion Introduces the G12H-75 Creamback Guitar Speaker

January 24, 2013
Following on from the success of the G12M-65 Creamback, launched in 2012, Celestion have created a “Creamback version” of their historic G12H guitar speaker.
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Video Review - Bogner Amplification Barcelona 1x12 Combo

June 14, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest Video Review of the Bogner Amplification Barcelona 1x12 combo that is featured in the July 2011 print issue of Premier Guitar magazine and also at http://www.premierguitar.com/jul2011.
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NY Amp Show '11 - Celestion 12" Lynchback & 10" Gold Speaker Demos

June 13, 2011
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location at the 2011 NY Amp Show where he visits the Celestion room. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of a Trainwreck head formerly owned by Billy Gibbons, as well as a new Avatar handwired 18-watt head, both through a Lynchback-loaded 2x12. We also hear a new Komet Songwriter 30 head—which is based on Ken Fischer's last Trainwreck design—through a cab with two 10" Celestion Golds.
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