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Gibson ES225
By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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Vintage Bench Test: 1957 Gibson ES225TDN

The ES-225 was Gibson’s first thinline hollowbody, and yet it doesn’t get the same attention as its golden-era Kalamazoo siblings. But with original P-90s and a fabulous neck profile, it’s one of the few remaining More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, October 19th, 2018
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Marty Friedman to Sell Guitars, Amps, and More on Reverb.com

The official Marty Friedman Reverb shop will feature gear used on albums and tours since the 1990s… along with some surprises! Reverb.com has announced that it has partnered with Marty Friedman to sell More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, October 19th, 2018
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Collection: Kris Blakely – Southern Fried

Mississippi native Kris Blakely has one of the most breathtaking guitar collections we’ve ever encountered, ranging from instruments that saw action in World War II, to Paul Kossoff’s 1959 Les Paul Standard. More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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Vintage Bench Test: 1963 Gibson SG/Les Paul Standard

The Les Paul officially became the SG in 1963, but guitars were still leaving Kalamazoo with the man’s name on their truss rod covers until the tail end of the year. Huw Price gets to grips with one of the last More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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The Reverb Top 10: Pedals Under £50

Everyone loves a bargain, right? And with each of these stompboxes setting you back less than 50 notes, there are steals for everyone. Reverb’s Dan Orkin counts down the top 10… While peering wistfully into More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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The Reverb Top 10: Vintage Drive Pedals

Do the old ones really sound the best? Dan Orkin of Reverb.com picks out the 10 best selling vintage drive pedals on the online marketplace for you to add to your wishlist… We’ve spent the last few months charting More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Collection: John Beattie – Ruck ‘N’ Roll Star

John Beattie is a rugby union institution, but while the former Scotland and Lions back rower may be a celebrated player and broadcaster, his undoubted passion is guitars. Mark Alexander finds out how the BBC presenter More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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Vintage Bench Test: 1950 Fender Broadcaster – Broadcast Quality

The roots may be showing on this old blonde, but it sure can sing. Huw Price surfs the airwaves with one of Fender’s first guitars: a 1950 Broadcaster… In the event you are unfamiliar with the story, the More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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The Reverb Top 10: Flange Pedals

Oft confused with the similar phaser, flangers are in fact a distinct species all of their own. Reverb’s Dan Orkin examines the 10 bestselling pedals found on the online marketplace… T he flanger is a simple More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, July 27th, 2018
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The Reverb Top 10: Chorus

It’s been a studio staple since the 70s, but the chorus effect is seriously back in vogue. Dan Orkin looks at a 10-strong choir of the most popular chorus pedals on Reverb.com… In this month’s instalment of More...