Famous stomp makers (and players) weigh in on everything from the future of analog to bare-necessities setups and conceptualizing your board layout.
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Closeup looks at the mammoth stomp stations used by Bon Jovi, Bloc Party, Johnny Hiland, Living Colour, and Kurt Vile and the Violators.
From a sparkly ’55 Gretsch to a candy-red Tele Custom, a reverse-fireglo Rick, a ’60 Les Paul, and a rare EB-2 bass—five fine instruments worth coveting.
From bridge swaps and cheapo upgrades to at-home refinishing and complete parts-guitar builds—how to give new life to your axe.