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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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Private Collections : Paul Hemmings – Mersey Paradise

During the late 80s, Liverpudlian Paul Hemmings enjoyed spells in The La’s, and later The Lightning Seeds. Lars Mullen gets a tour of his guitar collection. “This was a very creative period,” recalls More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, August 7th, 2015
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Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul Black Beauty & Epiphone Les Paul Standard Florentine Pro review

Most regard the midrange push of a slab of mahogany as fundamental to the timeless magic of great Les Paul tone. Chris Vinnicombe finds out what happens when you introduce a little air into the equation in the More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015
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Interview: Paul Weller on Saturns Pattern, guitars and pushing boundaries

The Modfather’s 12th solo album finds the former Jam and Style Council man refusing to rest on his creative laurels and continuing to push stylistic boundaries. He tells Jeff Slate about the record’s origins, 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...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Sunday, July 26th, 2015
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Paul Right Now: Paul Kossoff’s 1959 Gibson Les Paul up close

Though Paul Kossoff died in 1976, aged just 25, his blues-rock playing and distinctive vibrato continue to influence guitarists across the globe. Steve Clarke analyses his ’59 Gibson Les Paul Standard in unprecedented More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
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Gibson Reveal New Additions to 120th Anniversary Models

Gibson have revealed some new additions their range of 120th anniversary models. Not surprisingly the stylish designs reflect various generations of Gibson guitars. The new designs include a Flying V 120, Explorer More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Guitar Workshop: Gibson Les Paul Standard 1959 Tom Murphy

Even the most fabulous and expensive guitar can use the touch of a skilled tech to get it set up and purring like it should. Steve Clarke takes a look at a used high-end Les Paul reissue to see how it stacks up Over More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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Luther Dickinson Interview – Blues Crossing

Luther Dickinson and the North Mississippi Allstars are going back to their roots with an album dedicated to churning, elemental blues. Interview by Rik Flynn The blues can so often lose its way. Gone are the More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, February 13th, 2014
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Gibson Luther Dickinson ES-335 Review

Take two great Gibson elements, the centre-block ES-335 and the snarly P90, marry them together, and you’ve got one of the more compelling signature models of recent times. Review by Marcus Leadley Details Description: More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
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Spanish Armada – The Story Of Gibson’s ES-335

Gibson’s ‘Electric Spanish’ range eventually led to one of history’s greatest guitars ever: the ES-335. Michael Stephens discovers how Gibson’s ES-335 melded the best of archtop classicism with the new More...