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- See and purchase many of Jim’s images at his Web site.
- Watch Jim during a photo shoot with Velvet Revolver.
- Check out this short documentary of Marshall made in 2007.
- Hear some of Will Ray’s killer pickin’ and slinky slide licks.
- Listen to “This Is Real” by the Mighty Eighteen Wheeler.
- See how several faux turtle shell picks fared against the real thing.
- See the JamLink in action and then ask yourself why you’re still driving to rehearsal and hauling gear.
Cover Story: Matt Bellamy
- Check out Manson Guitars.
- Curious about Mills cabinets? Get info here.
- MIDI freak alert! All about Liquid MIDI controllers.
- More Muse!
Blues: Jonny Lang
- Jonny Lang and Brad Whitford ignite “Fire” on the Experience Hendrix 2010 tour.
- Lang wrangles killer tones from a Les Paul throughout this nasty blues.
- GP’s Matt Blackett talks gear with Lang at the Fillmore in San Francisco.
Rock: Peter Frampton
- See Humble Pie perform “The Sad Bag of Shaky Jake” at the Beat Club circa 1969.
- Dig Frampton playing “Do You Feel Like We Do” with Heil Talk Box and Leslie on the Midnight Special in 1975.
- Frampton wails on “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” July 12, 2008.
Acoustic: John Jorgenson
- The John Jorgenson Quintet tears through “Hungaria” on March 27, 2009.
- Will Ray, Jerry Donahue, and J.J. raise Hellecaster on “Terra Firma” and “Sweet Dreams.”
- Jorgenson dishes the back story on One Stolen Night and Istiqbal Gathering.
World: Enver Izmaylov
- Izmaylov and daughter Leniye jazz up “Smoke on the Water” in this live performance.
- Baglama? Oud? No, Izmaylov goes East-meets-Eddie on a doubleneck at the Creation of Peace concert.
- Rocking a souped-up Strat, Izmaylov gets funky with “The Volga Boatmen.”
Jazz: Nels Cline
- Initiate and other Nels Cline discs may be found on the Cryptogramophone Web site.
- Get the lowdown on the Mastery Bridge found on Cline’s Jags and Jazzmasters.
- Cline gives a tour of his collection of vintage and modified Fenders in this Fender Vision video.
Metal: Matt Pike
- High on Fire pound out “How Dark We Pray: at SXSW 2010.
- Pike talks gear, music, and peak experiences.
- Get the skinny on Pike’s First Act Double-Cutaway 9-string.
Tribute: Herb Ellis
- Herb Ellis, Barney Kessel, and Charlie Byrd play Django, Wex, and Christian in 1980.
- Ellis slaps out the rhythm then solos on “A Gal in Callico” with the Oscar Peterson Trio in 1958.
- Ellis gets bluesy, swings, and even rocks on this solo arrangement of “Blues for Everyone.”
GIT Lesson: Dean Brown
- Check out Dean Brown as he throws down at the Baked Potato.
- Dig into a private lesson with Dean Brown.
- Check out more of Michael Huber’s jazzy stylings.
- See video of Patrick Walters playing his Super Duper Super Locrian lick.
Bob Brozman Lesson
- Watch Brozman go around the world in 80 seconds with his open-G magic.
- Marvel at how Brozman gets a million sounds out of an acoustic instrument.
Hey Jazz Guy
- Check out the Jazz Guy’s online digs for more blues variations, videos, practice examples, and more!
- Hear how bluesy Hertzog’s jazz can get (as well as how jazzy his blues are).
Roundup: Six Medium-Power Amps!
- Grok the Dynamic 2040’s sonics.
- View the Egnater Renegade from a high-gain perspective.
- Dig this badass demo of the Kendrick Bad Ass Man.
- Find out more about the Randall RM50LB.
- Hear the Tomaszewicz TZZ-35 in action.
- Watch a demo of the Tone King Metropolitan.
Schecter Diamond Series
- Check out models, artists, and all things Schecter.
- Watch Schecter artist Jeff Loomis absolutely blaze through one of his tunes.
Nik Huber Krautster
Rocktron Boutique Series
- Visit Rocktron.com for info on all the Boutique Series pedals.
- Comment! Did this review nail it or blow it?
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