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Slowik: Frankfort guitar shop marks milestone, builds musical community – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Slowik: Frankfort guitar shop marks milestone, builds musical community
Chicago Tribune
“His store is well-known to seasoned Midwestern musicians who seek high-quality acoustic guitars and other string instruments,” Holland said. “While I know he would rather be playing his mandolin, I thank Steve for all the time and energy he dedicates ...

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Framus Unveils New D-Series Guitars – Guitar World Magazine


Guitar World Magazine

Framus Unveils New D-Series Guitars
Guitar World Magazine
Framus has unveiled its new D-Series of electric guitars. The new series is manufactured in China, with extensive final inspections made in Markneukirchen, Germany. The D-Series is based on Framus' Teambuilt German Pro Series and its Custom Shop models ...

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Wallace Detroit Guitars, Chevrolet Team up on Reclaimed Maple Six Strings – Assembly Magazine


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Wallace Detroit Guitars, Chevrolet Team up on Reclaimed Maple Six Strings
Assembly Magazine
DETROIT--Wallace Detroit Guitars and Chevrolet are teaming up to release a line of guitars made with wood salvaged from the GM truck plant in Fort Wayne, IN. The move further cements the bond between Detroit's long legacies of automobile and music ...

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Tronical Sues Gibson for $50 Million – Guitar World Magazine


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Tronical Sues Gibson for $50 Million
Guitar World Magazine
SHARES. screen-shot-2014-01-21-at-12532-pm_1png. Courtesy of Tronical. Tronical—the German company most well-known for its "robo-tuning" devices—has announced that it is suing Gibson for $50 million. In a press release, Tronical identified itself as ...
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8 Best Electric Guitars Under $500 – Adorama


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8 Best Electric Guitars Under $500
Adorama
Buying an electric guitar shouldn't always have to burn a hole in your pocket. While having a bigger budget certainly gives you more options to choose from, affordable entry-level guitars can be a good starting point for beginners, plus they can serve ...

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8 Best Electric Guitars Under $500 – Adorama


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8 Best Electric Guitars Under $500
Adorama
Buying an electric guitar shouldn't always have to burn a hole in your pocket. While having a bigger budget certainly gives you more options to choose from, affordable entry-level guitars can be a good starting point for beginners, plus they can serve ...

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Ever wondered what an 18-string guitar sounds like? – Mixdown


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Ever wondered what an 18-string guitar sounds like?
Mixdown
Announced back at NAMM in January, the 18-string guitar introduced as a collaboration between YouTube mega metal fan Jared Dines and Ormsby Guitars has finally received a demo video courtesy of Dines himself. The YouTube sensation has uploaded a video ...

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Mixdown’s Best: Guitar Tones – Mixdown


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Mixdown's Best: Guitar Tones
Mixdown
Aside from being an achingly simple yet deceptively poetic song in its own right, Thom Yorke's guitar tone on this song has been something that I've chased constantly since that first spin. Yorke has often talked about the influence of ancient blues ...

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Makers & Shakers: Inside Fred Oster’s world-class vintage fretted instrument collection – Acoustic Guitar


Acoustic Guitar

Makers & Shakers: Inside Fred Oster's world-class vintage fretted instrument collection
Acoustic Guitar
After a short-lived attempt at running a guitar store in North Jersey, Oster moved back to Philadelphia. He opened Vintage Instruments in January 1975, determined to specialize in only the instruments he was passionate about, despite skepticism from ...

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The Cult’s Billy Duffy on Gretsch Guitars, Tour with Stone Temple Pilots, Bush – Guitar World Magazine


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The Cult's Billy Duffy on Gretsch Guitars, Tour with Stone Temple Pilots, Bush
Guitar World Magazine
Although best known as the co-founder and lead guitarist of The Cult, Billy Duffy has been working virtually nonstop since the late Seventies. Beyond The Cult—who are hitting the road with Stone Temple Pilots and Bush on the Revolution 3 tour this ...

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