Lotus Pedal Designs
Quality hand built effects pedals. Every Lotus pedal is point to point wired to give you
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DREAM THEATER’S JOHN
PETRUCCI AND JOHN MYUNG
After having their world rocked by the surprise departure
of founding drummer Mike Portnoy, DT’s guitar and bass
wizards talk about recruiting equally terrifying drummer
Mike Mangini (Steve Vai, Extreme) for their aptly titled new
album A Dramatic Turn of Events. And, of course, there’ll be
plenty of talk about gear, shredding, and songwriting.
PRIMUS’ LES CLAYPOOL AND LER LALONDE
The bass god and guitar man from the wacky ’n’ wicked
band of claymation enthusiasts talk to us about Green
Naugahyde—their first studio album in 11 years.
Meet the classical-guitar hero of tomorrow. Palmer grew
up playing neo-classical shred but then got the real classical bug during college and hasn’t turned back since. Find
out the secrets to his jaw-dropping technique, why he
mixes and matches strings from three different types of
sets, and more.
GENE BAKER BUILDER PROFILE
Find out what makes the creator of the b3 solidbody tick
and how he works with the folks at the Premier Builders
Guild to ensure his exacting specifications and attention
to detail are available to a wider market.
THE MOST DIVERSE REVIEWS IN THE BIZ
Our team of experts tests the new Gretsch G6128T-GH
George Harrison Signature Duo Jet, Line 6 POD HD
Desktop, Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 18, Blackstar
HT-5R, and more.
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