PJ Harvey and Tom Waits collaborator Joe Gore dishes advice on barebones studio gear, editing basics, mono and stereo miking, and going direct without a modeler.
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From bridge swaps and cheapo upgrades to at-home refinishing and complete parts-guitar builds—how to give new life to your axe.
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.
Closeup looks at the mammoth stomp stations used by Bon Jovi, Bloc Party, Johnny Hiland, Living Colour, and Kurt Vile and the Violators.