From the March/April 2020 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY E. E. BRADMAN As the old saying goes, getting started is the hardest part. What does it take to go from loving acoustic guitars to actually building them? To answer this question, we asked a handful of luthiers to tell us their origin stories. The... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Bill Evans
“I love bluegrass the most,” Billy Strings says, “but I want to jam and play a bit of everything I like, from folk to funk.” On September 28, the day after Rounder Records released his sophomore album, Home, Strings was named the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Guitar Player and New... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarplayer
Autore: Jimmy Leslie
Fender has unveiled its rebooted HM Strat guitar.  Famous for its easy playability and Day-Glo finishes, the guitar - which was originally in production from 1988-1992 - was Fender's own answer to the rash of hot-rodded Strat impersonators that dominated the heavy metal scene of the era. Built ...... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Jackson Maxwell
Last night, February 17, Eric Clapton hosted a star-studded tribute concert for late Cream and Blind Faith drummer Ginger Baker at the Eventim Apollo Hammersmith in London. Playing a set chock-full of some of the bands' most legendary tunes, Clapton was joined by Roger Waters on bass for ...... Leggi tutto
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BY DAVID A. LUSTERMAN It turns out you can fit 12 hard guitar cases in the back of a Volvo XC70 and still see out the rearview mirror! I’m just back from Sonoma Guitarworks in bucolic Petaluma, California, where owner Geoff Luttrell and guitar tech Cormac McGrath just finished putting... Leggi tutto
Pubblicato: 11 hours ago
Autore: David Lusterman
Blending core voices from her bevy of Ibanez axes and a nylon-string guitar with influences culled from EDM, ethnic music, and djent, this rock instrumentalist reaches a colorful new frontier.... Leggi tutto
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The Bizkit man is back in action after, um, breaking some stuff... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
A full review of Stephanie Bradley's JamPlay electric guitar course, titled Cybernetic Shred: How to Build Speed Without Tension The post Stephanie Bradley’s JamPlay Course Review: Cybernetic Shred appeared first on Guitar Chalk.... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Guitar Chalk Editorial
A full review of Stephanie Bradley's JamPlay electric guitar course, titled Cybernetic Shred: How to Build Speed Without Tension The post Stephanie Bradley’s JamPlay Course Review: Cybernetic Shred appeared first on Guitar Chalk.... Leggi tutto
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"It’s Strat-like in its sound, but it’s not a Strat," he says... Leggi tutto
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“He was a scoundrel but I loved him and he loved me,” Clapton says of his two-time bandmate... Leggi tutto
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The capo arm mimics the way the anatomy of the human finger functions.... Leggi tutto
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Discover superior tone and playability with our round-up of sub- $2k axes – from Strats to seven-strings... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
I know what you’re thinking: “I can already play that perfectly well, thank you very much!” And, of course, you can. You’ve got the intro and verse rhythm figures down pat, and can fly through Jimmy Page’s solo and outro fills with the greatest of ease. But there’s one quirky... Leggi tutto
Pubblicato: 16 hours ago
Sito: guitarplayer
Autore: Jesse Gress
How Gibson’s enduring dreadnought acoustic boomed across the decades... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
Flashy and fabulously playable, this single-cut boasts a surprising number of tonal personalities.... Leggi tutto
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By mixing fingerstyles, two-hand tapping and improvised percussion, this acoustic virtuoso is extending the potential of the acoustic guitar... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarworld
The six-stringer on working with Alice Cooper, Rob Halford, Dee Snider and more on his debut solo album, Old Lions Still Roar... Leggi tutto
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Towering amp stacks are rapidly going the way of the dodo, but players with pedalboard amps and micro-heads are looking for compact and lightweight speaker solutions. Honeyboy might just have the answer. The post Review: Honeyboy Amps Mini-Twin speaker cabinets appeared first on Guitar.com | All Things Guitar.... Leggi tutto
Pubblicato: 22 hours ago
Autore: Huw Price
Sponsored by Bose: With the S1 Pro, we didn’t just make a smaller PA. That’s easy. We designed a system for you—purpose-built using key technologies from the acclaimed Bose L1 and F1 families. So you get stunning clarity and practical portability. It’s a streamlined system with all the features you... Leggi tutto
Pubblicato: 1 day ago
Autore: Tanya Gonzalez
A roundup of the four best Diezel amp heads for electric guitar and modern rock, from the boutique Germany-based manufacturer. The post 4 Best Diezel Amp Heads (roundup and review) appeared first on Guitar Chalk.... Leggi tutto
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Autore: Bobby Kittleberger
A roundup of the four best Diezel amp heads for electric guitar and modern rock, from the boutique Germany-based manufacturer. The post 4 Best Diezel Amp Heads (roundup and review) appeared first on Guitar Chalk.... Leggi tutto
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Sito: guitarchalk
Autore: Bobby Kittleberger
It's not as obvious as you might think. Here are the questions you gotta ask when planning your travel rig.... Leggi tutto
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The heavy metal pioneer talks gear and the early days of Black Sabbath in this in-depth interview with Gibson TV... Leggi tutto
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The boutique guitar brand is known for coming up with some out-there designs - and this one may top them all... Leggi tutto
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Prices slashed on acoustic and electric guitars, amps, effects and studio gear... Leggi tutto
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The guitar giant continues to push the visual envelope on made-in-Japan versions of classic models... Leggi tutto
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This stunning Turquoise Mist electric guitar is on sale and selling fast... Leggi tutto
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The hard-rock bassist talks writing and recording Walk the Sky, and collaborating across time zones... Leggi tutto
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