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Kurt Vile and Steve Gunn: Into the Mystic

Kurt Vile and Steve Gunn: Into the Mystic

Steve Gunn’s S-style model was custom built by Brian Haran of Fret Sounds in Durham, North Carolina. “He put Lindy Fralin pickups in it for me and it sounds really good,” Gunn ...

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Mort, Death’s Apprentice: Brutal Death Metal Riffs

Mort, Death’s Apprentice: Brutal Death Metal Riffs

In our previous metal lesson, we examined the melodic style that emerged in and around Gothenburg, Sweden. This time let’s focus on a style that—even though it originated ...

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Album Spotlight: David Torn’s ‘Sun of Goldfinger’

Album Spotlight: David Torn’s ‘Sun of Goldfinger’

David Torn, Tim Berne, Ches Smith Sun of Goldfinger When David Torn and fellow guitarists Mike Baggetta and Ryan Ferreira, along with saxist Tim Berne, hold long, ...

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Tuning Up: The Soul of Laura

Tuning Up: The Soul of Laura

Division of Laura Lee circa 2017 (left to right): Jonas Gustafsson, Per Stålberg, David Fransson, and Håkan Johansson. When guitarists herald the playing of two-guitar ...

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NAMM ’19 – Gamechanger Audio Motor Pedal Demo | 2019-01-29

NAMM ’19 – Gamechanger Audio Motor Pedal Demo | 2019-01-29

On PremierGuitar.com, "Sponsored Content" refers to articles, videos, or audio recordings that are produced or curated by an advertiser but that Premier Guitar is happy ...

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Yamaha Introduces CSF-TA and CG-TA at NAMM

Yamaha Introduces CSF-TA and CG-TA at NAMM

Anaheim, CA (January 24, 2019) -- Yamaha today unveiled the CSF-TA TransAcoustic parlor guitar, taking the affordability, portability and premium sound and construction of the ...

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Dimed & Dangerous: Amps, Pedals, and Pizza Delivery

Dimed & Dangerous: Amps, Pedals, and Pizza Delivery

Inspiration is delivered in all forms. In our columnist’s tale, a Les Paul Jr., an Echoplex, and an Electro-Harmonix Memory Man all play a role. I don’t know about you, but ...

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Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Learning to Love Flat Keys

Joe Gore’s The Subversive Guitarist: Learning to Love Flat Keys

Many guitarists hate to play in flat keys. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Yeah, basic chords tend to be easier in sharp keys than in flat ones, but there’s more to ...

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SG Standard 2019

SG Standard 2019

For 2019 the Gibson SG Standard boasts classic looks and that historic playability you associate with the traditional SGs of the ...

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Tuning Up: The Scarlet Letter of Artifice

Tuning Up: The Scarlet Letter of Artifice

Anytime you start bitching about the troubling “little” things in modern life—particularly those related to, say, tech developments—you risk coming across like a crotchety ...

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