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Holiday Gift Tip: Electro-Harmonix Nano Big Muff Pi

Classic Big Muff distortion in a compact package make the Nano Big Muff the perfect stocking stuffer

 

Electro-Harmonix has produced a more compact version of their iconic Big Muff distortion pedal. The new Nano Big Muff Pi delivers that distinctly creamy Big Muff distortion through a smaller circuit and has a footprint no larger than a standard stompbox, in contrast to the standard Big Muff, which is more than twice… Read More

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Rod Stewart: Faces Reunion Earmarked for 2015

Singer confirms that legendarily shambolic rockers will reunite for 2015 tour

 

By Alex Baker

 

Speaking to Boston’s WZLX radio Rod Stewart has confirmed that the Faces reunion fans have been awaiting for decades may finally be on the cards.

 

After initially telling the interviewer that plans for a new album with guitar legend Jeff Beck were likely off, Stewart (68) went on to say that “I think we… Read More

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Joan Jett & The Blackhearts “Bad Reputation” Live – Video

Rock’s first lady storms through her 1981 classic in performance for Guitar Center Sessions

 

Is rock and roll truly the secret to eternal youth? Looking at Joan Jett, you might just believe that it is.

 

In a recent taping at LA’s Guitar Center for Nic Harcourt‘s Guitar Center Sessions, the 55-year-old singer/guitarist looked to have barely aged a day since the era when she ruled the pop… Read More

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PureSalem Guitars Introduces the “Tom Cat”

Retro-inspired Tom Cat Model combines simplicity with quirky styling

 

The new retro-inspired PureSalem “Tom Cat” is a new model from the Miami-based guitar maker that employs a simplistic design utilizing classic guitar elements like wood, wire and strings.

 

Named for the Muddy Waters song of the same name, the PureSalem Tom Cat combines quality components and construction with unique styling.

 

Recently Christian Bland of the the Black Angels played a PureSalem Tom… Read More

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Black Friday Special: Jack White’s Third Man Records Unveil the “Bumble Buzz”

Third Man Records brings you The Bumble Buzz

 

 

By Alex Baker

 

Looking for the perfect stocking stuffer for the guitarist in your life? Or just a little something to dirty up your own guitar sound? Well then Jack White and Third Man Records may have the pedal for you.

 

The singer/guitarist and his Nashville-based label have teamed up with Union Tube and Transistor to bring you the Bumble Buzz; a new custom… Read More

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Holiday Gift Tip: Flanger Pick Cutter FP-01 – DIY Guitar Picks

Make plectrums from anything plastic with Flanger’s new upgraded Pick Cutter FP-01

 

Everyone knows guitar picks vanish. We don’t know where they go, we just know they’re gone. The traditional solution has been to go buy more of them. But now, you don’t have to thanks to Flanger’s new upgraded Pick Cutter FP-01.

 

Roughly the size of a standard hole punch, the FP-01… Read More

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