WHAT Microphone for iPod. DR. Z AMPLIFICATION
WHY Captures audio content onthe- go.
SPECS Three selectable mic sensitivity positions and a built-in speaker for quick playback. Recordings are easily synced through iTunes for easy editing, posting on the web, or sharing with others.
PRICE $79 retail
WHAT All-tube spring reverb.PRS GUITARS
SPECS 6V6 output tube, one 12AX7 and one 12AT7 preamp tubes. Solid-state rectifier. Dwell, Mix, and Tone controls. Available in Black, Blonde and Red.
PRICE $699 retail
PRS Signature Series Cables
WHAT Guitar cables.MASSAGE U, INC.
WHY Contains ultra-pure, silver-plated, oxygenfree copper elements for improved signal transmission and frequency range compared to copper-only cables.
SPECS Available in 10' to 25' lengths with 1/4" straight or right-angle plugs.
PRICE $49 to $64 retail
Roleo Therapeutic Massager
WHAT Forearm, wrist, and hand massager. THOMAS CORBISHLEY GUITARS
WHY Nonsurgical treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome and repetitive stress injuries.
SPECS Use top-mounted knob/handle to adjust pressure, then place your hand between the rollers and push your arm slowly forward so that the rollers massage your hand, wrist, and forearm.
PRICE $49 direct
WHAT Electric guitar. MJ GUITARS ENGINEERING
WHY Stylish ergonomic design.
SPECS Mahogany body. Maple thru-neck with ebony fretboard. Active EMG pickups. Steinberger gearless tuners and chrome hardware. Schaller fixed bridge. Available in a range of metallic colors.
PRICE $2,500 retail
MJ Roadster Jr
WHAT Electric guitar. B.C. RICH
WHY An affordable, quality guitar made entirely in the United States with name brand components.
SPECS Solid poplar body. Hard-rock maple neck with 25.5" scale rosewood fretboard. Two Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro single-coils, JB Humbucker in the bridge.
PRICE $995 retail
Kerry King Beast VNT
WHAT Electric guitar. RED BRAND ACOUSTIC GUITAR STRINGS
WHY Neck-through body maximizes tone, sustain, and stability.
SPECS 24-fret ebony fretboard. B.C. Rich Active pickups. Kahler X-Trem tremolo.
PRICE $999 street
Copper Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings
WHAT Acoustic strings. SWAMPDONKEY AMPLIFIERS
WHY More warmth and projection from the higher copper content than phosphor bronze or 80/20 bronze.
SPECS Available in custom light, light, and medium gauges.
PRICE $17 retail
WHAT Guitar amp. GUITARSLINGER
WHY Widely variable gain and voicing provides clean tones, burly crunch, and sizzling leads.
SPECS Two cascadable channels deliver 30 watts from a single KT88 output tube.
PRICE $2,495 retail
WEB GUITARSLINGER swampdonkeyamps.com
WHAT Overdrive pedal. VALVETRAIN AMPS
WHY Two selectable overdrive preamps.
SPECS True bypass. Status LED for battery check.
PRICE $389 retail
WHAT Guitar amp.
WHY 1x10 combo with tubepowered spring reverb.
SPECS Switchable output stage delivers 6 watts or 1.5 watts. 12AX7 preamp tube, 6V6 power tube. Volume, Tone, and Reverb controls. RAW switch increases gain and high frequency response. Eminence Ramrod 10" speaker. Also available as a head.
PRICE $699 retail