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  • The Year in Gear – 2020

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    This year was weird, but the killer gear kept coming. Here are the goods that stood out as extra-great.

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  • All About Amps: Review Edition Vol. 2

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    Fender – Blackstar – Electro-Harmonix – Revv – Peavey – Hylight – Victory – Plus! 10 Amp Attenuators to Check Out

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  • All About Amps: Review Edition Vol. 1

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    10 expert reviews of booming new boxes from Marshall, Fender, Vox, Carr, Boogie, Blackstar, and more!

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  • Acoustic Obsession Vol. 4

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    Taylor, Rainsong, Faith & Lava Reviews • 5 Must-Hear Acoustic Guitarists • Sir Richard Bishop Interview

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  • Acoustic Obsession Vol. 3

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    Willie Nelson, The State of Tonewoods, Plastic Bridged: Yay or Nay?; Reviews: Martin, Breedlove, Fender, & Orange

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  • Acoustic Obsession Vol. 2

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    Billy Strings Interview, Piezo Pickups, Soprano Ukes, The Dread Revival, DI Primer, Yamaha & Godin Reviews.

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  • Acoustic Obsession Vol. 1

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    Expert advice from Larry Fishman, Taylor’s Andy Powers, Bryan Galloup, and Antiques Roadshow’s Richard Johnston. Plus interviews with William Tyler, J.R. Bohannon, and Doug Wamble.

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  • DIY Best of Mod Garage Vol. 1

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    From all-purpose advice on pickups, wire types, and shielding, to specific tips on getting Page’s Paul sound, giving your Strat seven “blended” sounds, and more.

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  • Twang Town Vol. 1

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    Radically Re-Voice Your Tele with a Quartet of DIY Projects, and Get a Hold on Western Swing, Blues-Infused Twang, and the Styles of Three All-Time Genre Greats

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  • Twang Town Vol. 2

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    How to Achieve the Bakersfield Sound, Countryfied Blues, DIY Mods, Johnny Hiland Interview, 10 T-Style Bridges, & More.

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  • Guitar Pedals – Mastering Guitar Effects by Rob Thorpe – ebook

    $19.99

    Nail Your Killer Tone With This Complete Guide to Guitar Effects Pedals

    All guitar players are on a never-ending quest for the perfect tone and are constantly trying to discover the right combination of effects to achieve the sound we hear in our heads. Will getting a specific pedal solve our tone problems, or is it simply the way our rig is configured?

    Guitar tone guru Rob Thorpe gives a complete rundown on every type of guitar pedal, and answers all these questions and more in Guitar Pedals: Mastering Guitar Effects. If you have ever wrestled with your tone, this book is for you.

    Solve These Common Guitar Tone Problems:

    • What’s the best order to chain your effects together?
    • Should distortion come first or last?
    • What about modulation?
    • Certain pedals should sound great but kill my tone?
    • What am I doing wrong?
    • What are the best reverb/delay pedals on the market?
    • What’s the difference between a Big Muff, a Tube Screamer and a Reaper Pandemonium?

    Much More Than “This Pedal Does That”…
    Guitar Pedals: Mastering Guitar Effects is much more than a simple guide to the types of guitar effects. You’ll go in-depth to discover:

    • The types of pedals available and how each one sculpts your guitar tone
    • How to use each guitar pedal properly
    • How to configure your guitar pedal board to correctly get the sound you want
    • The best distortion, compression, modulation, and delay pedals to use… and when!
    • How guitar pedals should really sound and what you can achieve with them
    • How to get those “special effects” you’ve heard the pro guitarists use

    Plus Two Free Bonuses:
    Bonus One: Interviews with three touring/recording guitarists about how they created and use their rig for gigs and in the studio, revealing some great insights, including Cradle of Filth’s Richard Shaw.

    Bonus Two: Effects physics for the curious, a dedicated section to show you how a guitar pedal does what it does!

    Learn how to master delay to double-up riffs and even create backward solos … in harmony!

    Here’s What You Get
    Guitar Pedals: Mastering Guitar Effects includes studio quality recordings to demonstrate how each stomp box sounds and you’ll learn dozens of useful guitar licks appropriate to each effect. It’s not just theory, this is a practical guide with great examples and individual chapters dedicated to:

    • Fuzz
    • Distortion
    • Overdrives and Boosts
    • Delay
    • Modulation
    • Wah-Wahs and Envelope Filters
    • Compression
    • Reverb

    Plus, an all-important chapter on how to chain effects together and build up your pedalboard!

    It’s time to master your guitar effects and nail your dream guitar tone!

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  • Ultimate Shred Machine by Chris Zoupa – ebook

    $19.99

    The Ultimate Guide to Mastering Shred Guitar Technique!

    Forget vanilla “safe space” guides and make way for the Ultimate Shred Machine–the ultimate guide to shred guitar picking, tapping, and sweeping!

    In this no-nonsense guide to shred guitar, seasoned teacher and YouTube sensation Chris Zoupa cuts through the mystery and misinformation that shrouds guitar technique, and expertly guides you through the essential skills that’ll super-charge your rock guitar playing.

    Drawing from a rich tapestry of shred guitar techniques and the styles of the players who have made them famous, Ultimate Shred Machine is a solid foundation of virtuoso guitar technique and picks up where other guitar methods stop.

    What you’ll learn:

    • How to play flawless shred guitar, taught in an easy-to-follow manner.
    • The secrets of fast alternate picking guitar technique.
    • How to sweep-pick arpeggios the right way and avoid common mistakes.
    • Legato guitar technique in the styles of Satriani, Govan, and Gilbert.
    • Exotic scale runs in the styles of Malmsteen, Skolnick, and Laiho.
    • Neo-classical metal guitar exercises and licks.
    • Simple to advanced guitar tapping techniques.
    • Over 100 exercises and guitar licks with free supporting audio to download.
    • Great tips on guitar tone and the use of distortion.

    Bonus 1: Learn how to practice with a metronome–the right way. Master hand synchronicity and optimize your picking technique.

    Bonus 2: Discover how to spice up your guitar playing with blue notes, exotic scales, modes, and arpeggios.

    After the 100th student asked him, “How do I play faster?”, Chris Zoupa decided to write the definite guide to shred guitar. This book lays a solid foundation of correct guitar technique … and goes way beyond!

    Ultimate Shred Machine contains over 100 exercises and supporting audio examples so you can hear exactly how each lick should sound.

    Buy it now and start your journey to shred guitar mastery!

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