October 2020

 

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Big Thief’s Adventures in Alchemy

April 23, 2020
Berklee grads Adrianne Lenker and Buck Meek discuss their journey from starting out as a guitar duo, then forming a rock band, to making two highly acclaimed—and very different—albums last year.
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NAMM 2020 Day 3 Gallery

January 18, 2020
Get close-up looks at new tone toys from Walrus, Eventide, Collings, Mythos, Orange, and more.
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Charlie Sexton’s Bigger Picture

February 28, 2019
Bob Dylan’s guitarist discusses cutting his blues chops with the Vaughan brothers, his latest guitar finds, producing records, and his recent film role as Townes Van Zandt.
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Rig Rundown: Tyler Childers Band

February 6, 2019
The Appalachia crew prove that ripping T-styles seasoned with effects-rich pedal steel can still be prominent in today’s country and Americana music.
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NAMM '19 - Waterloo WL-AT Demo with Julian Lage

January 26, 2019
Jazz virtouso Julian Lage demos a flat-back archtop model born out of a project started by the late Bill Collings.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2019 Day 2

January 25, 2019
The second day of the year's biggest gear show was full of tone toys from Orange, Seymour Duncan, Nu-X, Electro-Harmonix, and more.
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NAMM 2019 Editors' Picks Day 2

January 25, 2019
Session guitarist/demo guy extraordinaire (and PG Tone Tips columnist) Pete Thorn joins us to discuss the latest gear from Ernie Ball, Alexander Pedals, Waterloo, Sound City, and more.
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Ariel Posen Steps Out with 'How Long'

January 18, 2019
The highly respected sideman, slide man, and gear-demo star makes the transition to frontman and songwriter with his debut solo album.
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Collings Introduces the New MT Torrefied

August 14, 2018
The flattop provides an extremely quick response for softer, more delicate passages, yet offers plenty of head room to dig in for a throaty, bluegrass bark.
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Collings Guitars Unveils New 0-Size Traditional Models

March 16, 2018
The models are available in both 12-fret and 14-fret variations.
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NAMM '18 - Collings Guitars I-30 LC, 02H 12-Fret T & Parlor 1 T

February 2, 2018
Blues guitarist Kirk Fletcher works out the Texas outfit's newest double-cutaway hollowbody, while we also learn about several classy new flattops.
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NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 3

January 27, 2018
Watch the PG crew discuss favorites from Abasi Guitars, Collings, Death by Audio, Crazy Tube Circuits, and more.
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Collings Guitars Unveils the I-30 LC

November 15, 2017
The design is the distillation of knowledge gleaned from the popular I-35 and Statesman LC series.
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Collings Guitars Announces the Julian Lage Signature OM1

July 26, 2017
It features a custom neck profile modeled after Lage’s cherished 1939 Martin 000-18.
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Bill Collings: 1948–2017

July 19, 2017
A fellow guitar builder pays fond tribute to a giant of modern lutherie.
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NAMM '17 - Collings 360 Baritone Demo

January 21, 2017
The Texas-based company expands their popular 6-string into an extended-range instrument.
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NAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 2

January 20, 2017
The PG editors are back to talk about the highlights of the second day of NAMM, including gear from TV Jones, Collings, Line 6, Milkman, and more.
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Collings OM2H T Review

January 10, 2017
A tradition-minded orchestra model with magnificent tone, looks, feel, and craftsmanship.
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Collings Guitars Releases T Series Dreadnought and OM-Model Guitars

May 5, 2016
Developed with input from acclaimed guitarist Julian Lage and vintage expert Jim Baggett.
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NAMM '16 - Collings Guitars 360 LTM Ash Demo

February 18, 2016
Bob Dylan guitarist Charlie Sexton plays a new single-cut outfitted with Mastery hardware and Lollar P-90s.
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