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Author Archives: Doug Yellow Bird

DOD Vibro Thang and Univox tape-echo

 
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David Stuckey, a VGOD reader from Picton, Ontario, says this DOD Vibro Thang and Univox tape-echo are two of his favorite effects. “I don’t know how old a piece has to be to become vintage, but I’ve had the Vibro Thang for (more…)

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October 2012

 

We tell you about Gary and Gail Nichols, a guitar-collecting couple who recently added a nice historical touch to their gathering. We also speak with Mark Tremonti, the hard-playing co-founder of Creed and Alter Bridge, whose latest project puts him out-front. We then catch up (more…)

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Jim Marshall Passes

 
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Jim Marshall, who pioneered guitar amplifiers used by some of the greatest names in rock and roll, died today. He was 88. Born in London in 1923, Marshall was a drummer, drum teacher, and owner of a musical-instrument retail store specializing in drums. He also carried guitars and amps, including the Fender line. Most players, […]

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Happy Halloween

 
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The Great Vintage Guitar Pumpkin! Also, check out some fun Halloween videos here. (more…)

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