Tag archive for ‘Gear’
Guitar & Bass August-24
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
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Strandberg Boden 8 Custom Shop review

Despite the retro-obsessed nature of our industry, some guitar makers continue to innovate. Chris Vinnicombe takes a walk on the wild side… Full disclosure: a headless, fanned fret eight-string couldn’t More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015
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Duesenberg Caribou review

Duesenberg’s most individual guitar design is back, with new colours, new pickups and a revised control layout. Huw Price does the Caribou test. I was smitten by the Duesenberg Caribou when I first reviewed More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
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Private Collections: Brad Williams – Brad About Guitars

Brad Williams’s work recording guitars in the television industry has seen him gather a vast collection of instruments. Lars Mullen takes the tour… Brad Williams handles audio sound designs for an international More...

Supro review
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
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Supro 1648RT Saturn Reverb & 1650RT Royal Reverb review

Although Supro amps may be more evocative for our American cousins, we can all appreciate retro chic. Huw Price gets the blues… Every amp company from back in the day seems to have some sort of claim to More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Six of the best – Open Mic Night Essentials

Stand out from the crowd at your local open mic night with these tone and performance-enhancing essentials… G7th Performance 2 capo Details Price £29 Contact www.g7th.com To say that British company G7th More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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Yerasov Gavrosh-8 Review

A compact pedal platform for the home, from Russia with love….       While we don’t see that much Russian guitar technology here in the UK, Yerasov is rapidly establishing a reputation More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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American Beauties: Magnatone, Bad Cat, Swart Amp Reviews

They’re all hand-made with high-quality components, custom transformers and finger-jointed cabinets, but that’s where the similarities end. Huw Price samples three contrasting slices of boutique American pie…  Although More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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BOSS RC-1 Loop Station review

A low cost, high quality looper for the performing musician   Boss’s new entry level RC-1 is a triumph of simplicity: the top panel features just a single level control and a multi-segment loop indicator. More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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D’Angelico EX Series Style B review

If the name D’Angelico conjures up an image in your mind, it’s probably something like this. Huw Price takes a closer look…     This type of instrument epitomises the 1930s jazz aesthetic and recalls More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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Reader Boards: James While

Welcome to the first in a new series in which we take a look at the wild and wonderful pedals that you trample underfoot. Setting the bar rather high, here’s James While’s Cornish tone mine… We’re More...