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Walker Electric Guitars Unveils The Solace

 

Walker Electric Guitars’ Solace model has a tempered basswood body with Formica top and back in matte-black finish, maple neck with extended tenon attached with a single bolt on the nodal point and reinforced with two carbon beams,  24” scale, a custom-wound blade-style “cigar tube” pickup, Volume and Tone controls, and a custom paper-in-oil capacitor. […]

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Ogre Offers Tubeholic OD Pedal

 

The Ogre Tubeholic overdrive pedal utilizes PCB construction, is wired true-bypass, has controls for Level, Tone, and Gain, LED on/off indicator, and a sliding cover to protect settings during use. For more, visit www.ogreusa.com.    

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Winners Chosen in VG Team Josie Relay for Life Raffle

 

Congrats to Steve Tepper, New York, the grand-prize winner of the Collings 290 in this year’s Team Josie Relay For Life raffle presented by Vintage Guitar magazine. Congrats, also, to runners-up Ken Vogel (also from New York) and Chris Keledjian (California), who will each receive an autographed box set of Joe Bonamassa’s Tour De Force in London on Blu-Ray! […]

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JHS Pedals Offers Colour Box

 

JHS Pedals Colour Box is designed to re-create guitar “direct-to-console” tones, using dual Neve 1073 preamp topologies and a tuned Baxandall EQ. Its components include a custom Lundahl transformer, all-analog circuitry, parallel 1/4″ and XLR outputs, while its functional elements include a five-step Gain Stage selector, three-band EQ (Treble, Middle, Bass) with +/- 17dB of EQ […]

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Seymour Duncan Adds Six-String Nazgûl, Sentient, and Pegasus Pickups

 

Seymour Duncan is now offering its Nazgûl, Sentient and Pegasus pickups in six-string configurations.  Each is hand-wound in California with a black bobbin, black screws, and a black logo. Specifications include:  Pegasus DCR – 12.5k, Res Peak – 5.18kHz; Nazgul DCR – 13.6k, Res Peak – 4.75kHz;Sentient DCR – 7.74k, Res Peak – 6.53kHz. Check […]

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Bedell Offers Revere Line

 

Bedell Guitars’ Revere series are available in dreadnought, orchestra, and parlor body shapes. They pair Brazilian rosewood back and sides with an Adirondack spruce top and K&K Sound’s PowerMix Pure XT system, which uses bridge plate transducers, an under-saddle piezo, and an external preamp. All have mahogany necks, ebony fretboards, Waverly tuners with ebony buttons, and […]

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Cort Introduces MR600F

 

Cort’s MR600F acoustic has a dreadnought body with a Venetian cutaway, mahogany back and sides, spruce top, and scalloped X bracing. Its 25.3″ mahogany neck has traditional three-and-three headstock, rosewood fretboard, and dot inlays. Its Fishman Isys preamp is a small, unobtrusive system with controls for Volume, Bass, and Treble along with a phase switch, […]

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Fargen Offers Townhouse 20 Combo

 

Fargen Amplification’s Townhouse 20 combo is hand-built in the U.S. and uses two 6V6 tubes to produce 20 watts output from 1×12″ cab. Its two-way Decade switch has a ’50s setting with tweed-inspired tones and a ’60s setting inspired by brownface tones. It has controls for Volume, Tone, and Master. Inside, it uses custom Mercury […]

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Dog Days Vintage Unveils Ukulele/Mandolin Straps

 

Dog Days Vintage Guitar Straps’ handmade ukulele/mandolin straps are hand-made in California with thick vintage and vintage-style designer fabrics that cover both sides of the strap. They extend between 30″ and 52″, measure 1.5″ , have wide-cut leather end tabs, all-metal hardware, and include a headstock tie. Go to www.dogdaysvintage.com.

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Eastwood Offers Ellis Signature MandoTenor

 

Eastwood Guitars and multi-instrumentalist Warren Ellis are offering the Warren Ellis Signature MandoTenor, an electric doubleneck that fuses  the company’s Ellis Tenor guitar with its four-string Mandocaster. It has a carved alder body with a 14”-scale mandolin and a 23”-scale tenor and uses a three-way switch, master Volume and Tone to control its two single-coil […]

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