NEXT MONTH IN
premier gear aWarDs 2011
Just in time for holiday shopping, we recap the products—
from guitars and basses to amps and effectors—that blew
our minds this year. Tune in and keep a notepad handy!
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We talk to Satch and Van Halen’s former bass man/defin-ing background vocalist about their super-diverse second
album, Chickenfoot III.
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Go-to Nashville luthier John Levan walks us step-by-step
through the exciting process of replacing a Fender Classic
Series ‘ 72 Telecaster Thinline’s humbuckers with exceedingly rare original 1972 Wide Range humbuckers with
The crooning Tele-wielder talks about his favorite guitars
and amps, as well as the process of writing and recording
his new album, Guitar Slinger.
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Hall oF Fame
NPR correspondent Craig Havighurst takes us inside
the fascinating new exhibit dedicated to the original
“Certified Guitar Player.”
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Lotus Pedal Designs
Quality hand built effects pedals. Every Lotus pedal is point to point wired to give you
that vintage sound but uses the highest quality components.
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