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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 »

Behind-The-Scenes with Dr. Z, America’s Premier Boutique Amp Builder

The Doctor Is In!  What’s an electric guitar without an amp? Let’s be honest, rock wouldn’t have been birthed until some crusty bluesman cranked his tiny tube amp to 12 so he could be heard over the blaring horns and drums. The amp is almost as paramount to a player’s tone and style as his […]Read More »

FLASHBACK: 1960 Gibson Byrdland

FLASHBACK 1960 Gibson Byrdland The Axe Of Choice For The Nuge BACKGROUND Named by Billy Byrd and Hank Garland, who contributed in the making of the guitar when Gibson’s president was looking for new ideas, the Byrdland was introduced in mid 1955, making it essentially a custom-built guitar, initially, as it is today. WHAT IT […]Read More »

Electro-Harmonix Soul Food Overdrive Pedal Review

Electro-Harmonix Soul Food Overdrive Pedal – $89 PROS: Ultra cheap price point, flexible as a boost or an overdrive pedal. CONS: None. In the guitar world there are some legends, borne out of rarity and cost. In some cases its rep is over-inflated or exaggerated. Electro-Harmonix’s Soul food brings some of that sonic rarity, and […]Read More »

DigiTech TRIO Band Creator Takes “Best in Show” at NAMM 2015

DigiTech is proud to announce that its new TRIO Band Creator pedal just received a coveted “Best In Show Award” at the 2015 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. DigiTech has introduced the TRIO Band Creator Pedal, providing the ability to create a band that plays along with the user. The TRIO Band Creator Pedal listens […]Read More »

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