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The Critical Difference Between Gain and Volume

Let’s say you’re at a show or rehearsal and you turn to your amp, or perhaps your mixer, and you need to make something louder. You’ll more than likely be confronted by a set of knobs or maybe even a fader that might have any of the following labels: gain, trim, level, volume, master, or […]Read More »

FLASHBACK: The 1964 Fender Jaguar

FLASHBACK 1964 Blonde Fender Jaguar Smells Like Teen Surfers… BACKGROUND First released in 1962, the Jaguar was the ultimate surfer’s guitar. Just picture the Beach Boys cruising down the highway with these in hand. WHAT IT SOUNDS LIKE “Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana. Need we say more? NOTABLE PLAYERS Kurt Cobain brought it back […]Read More »

Natalie Denise Sperl Opens Up About Her Favorite Axe

MY FAVORITE AXE with Natalie Denise Sperl (Kill My Coquette) Natalie Denise Sperl is the front woman of Kill My Coquette, whose self-titled debut EP is out now.  Kill My Coquette is armed with attitude and boasts vital rock and punk with a twist of designer blues. MAKE & MODEL 2014 Gibson SGJ. Slim profile […]Read More »

Audio-Technica turns your pedalboard into a wireless command center

So, how can you turn your guitarist’s pedalboard into a wireless command center? Check out the video below to learn more about Audio-Technica’s System 10 Stompbox Digital Wireless System.Read More »

My Favorite Axe: Loveskills & The Dave Smith Prophet Synthesizer

MY FAVORITE AXE with Loveskills In the state of multiplicity, we will find Loveskills (aka Brooklyn producer Richard Spitzer). Producing textures of therapeutic synth, low frequency bass, and a balance of melodic heart speak. MAKE & MODEL 2008 Dave Smith Prophet Synthesizer WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU It’s like a lover or friend that knows […]Read More »

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