Victor Brodén and Heiko Hoepfinger offer advice on using distortion and other effects, exploring bass lutherie, tubes vs. solid-state, and more.
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Must-Know First-Aid • 101-Level Mods • Bonamassa’s Under-the-Radar Faves
From bridge swaps and cheapo upgrades to at-home refinishing and complete parts-guitar builds—how to give new life to your axe.
Closeup looks at the mammoth stomp stations used by Bon Jovi, Bloc Party, Johnny Hiland, Living Colour, and Kurt Vile and the Violators.