This Month on
A guide to the web-only articles, reviews, and videos we’ll be adding all month long on premierguitar.com/aug2010.
New Blues & Country Columnists
We welcome two new lesson columnists to the premierguitar.com
family this month. Jason Loughlin will be presenting country guitar
concepts in “Twang 101,” and Dennis McCumber (pictured) will be
brushing up your blues chops in “Deep Blues.”
on the web this month:
and Envelope Phaser,
Wallace Amps Abbadon,
Godin Passion RGD,
Gibson Joan Jett Melody
Maker, and more. New
reviews are added every
week, so keep checking
back to see what’s new.
New Gear Demo Videos:
Hear all the new gear from Summer NAMM and the New York Amp Show.
We shot more than 70 videos from the shows that we’re uploading every
day to premierguitar.com/video.
Interview: Steve Howe
The former Yes and current Asia guitarist has had a busy 2010 with two
new albums—Homebrew 4 and the Steve Howe Trio’s Travelling—and a
world tour with Asia. We catch up with the prog guitar hero to talk about
how he approaches gear and songwriting after 50 years in the business.
Robert Kantor Guitars
Artist Robert Kantor has worked with both the
Fender and Gibson custom shops, as well as with
renowned graffiti artist John “Crash” Matos (the
man behind Clapton’s famous graffiti guitars) to create one-of-a-kind art guitars. Now, he has teamed
up with Rudy Pensa to bring his intricate Swarovski
crystal-inlaid guitars to Rudy’s Music Stop. See the
works of art and read about how they came about in
our online-only profile and gallery.