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Taxes for Musicians
Everybody hates doing taxes, but
for working musicians it is even
more complicated. Check out this
article written by a CPA that unveils
all the tricks to maximizing your
deductions and lowering your taxes.
We’ll show you how to deduct all
of those midnight stops at Taco Bell
while on the road and how to make
the most out of your latest gear
purchases. Grab those receipts and
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Money Can’t Buy
Will spending thousands
of dollars on gear give you
the world’s best tone?
John Bohlinger says no. He
describes how cheaper gear
can get the job done, and
how your tone isn’t entirely
dependent on your axe of
choice in the latest installment of Sideman Survival.
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•Practice through Part 6 of Jeff Beasley’s Shredder’s Ph.D
•Dirk Wacker helps you pick out the right tone caps for your axe
•Experience mindblowing Stereo Memory Man videos from Electro-Harmonix
•Plus all of the TrueFire video lessons, polls, daily news, and Gear Search one
guitarist can handle!
All this and more at premierguitar.com.
Hughes & Kettner Switchblade 100 Head Review (April
‘07) Consistently ranked as one of the most popular reviews
on premierguitar.com, Kenny Rardin takes us inside the
Hughes & Kettner Switchblade. With four channels and gobs
of gain to be had, if you’re in the market for a versatile high-gain head, you’ll want to read this.
Mesa Boogie: Born to Boogie (September ‘07) Between
this look into the history and creative processes behind
Mesa Boogie’s amps and the Express 5: 50 review from
November’s issue, the boys at Boogie are lighting up our
website. Check out September’s cover story for interviews
with founder Randy Smith and R&D Director Doug West.
Auditions: Stress-Filled, Pay-Free Torture
(Web Exclusive, December ‘07) John Bohlinger spills his
secrets of what to do – and what not to do – to get through
those tough auditions in this humorous column. Check the
comments for additional advice from readers and leave your
own audition horror story.
The Telecaster Mod Guide (Web Exclusive, February ’07)
Dirk Wacker’s ingenuity never ceases to amaze. In this
oldie-but-goodie, Wacker takes us through different wiring
projects to bestow your Tele with a few more tonal options.
You’d best warm up that soldering iron.
Soul Man: Lincoln Brewster Interview (January ‘08)
Lincoln Brewster has been bringing rock to worship services
for years, and judging by the response we’ve seen on the
website, he’s not the only one rockin’ in church. Head online
to read our exclusive interview with Lincoln, as well a
streamable song and a ton of comments from his fans.
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