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Vol. 17 No. 01 - Nov 2015Vol. 17 No. 01 - Nov 2015

The toneful addiction of the handwired Vox AC30
What to buy and our recommended modifications for tone that inspires!
Introducing a truly great and classic guitar that can be had cheap!
The Gibson 120th Anniversary Firebird
An essential upgrade with Lollar Firebird pickups
Great small amp - The Allen LF model amplifier
Meet Val McCallum…
Guitarist with Jackson Browne, Val talks tone as only he can!
The Supro 1696TM Amplifier
BC Audio JTX 50 Octal Plexi - Another killer amp from BC Audio
1970 Gibson J45
The beauty of the magical 4x12 cab
Allstar pedal review
The $100 Danelectro
You need this: Ampeg Reverberocket!

$10.00
Vol. 17 No. 03 - 04 Jan/Feb 2016Vol. 17 No. 03 - 04 Jan/Feb 2016

Pro players with remarkable tone...
Introducing Larry Campbell, Nalle Colt. Jesse Hoff and our old friend Bob Margolin...
Revisiting Lazy J amps with two new models in the works
Bob Margolin and a new solo album
Larry Campbell on guitars, tone and playing with Jackson Browne
Our favorite amp (so far).
One of our favorite guitars
Cheap guitars
How much power is enough?
A classic amp cheap - the Silverface Vibrolux Reverb

$10.00
Vol. 18 No. 02 - Dec 2016Vol. 18 No. 02 - Dec 2016

'68 Super Reverb - Perfect Rock & Roll Amp
JOAT 45 Effortless, Clean & Overdriven Tones
The Wolf - A Damn Good Guitar
Swart MOD Ampilfier
VIntage Paradise Les Paul
Gainesville Acorn 30W
Gibson 2014 Melody Maker
Kendrick Super Duper Reverb
Allen Hot Fudge w/Nuts
Jim Mouradian Guitars

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 01 - November 2011Vol. 13 No. 01 - November 2011

Custom guitar builders
Bill Collings Semihollow Interview
Collings I35LC Review
California Guitars - Grant Baldwin
Cortez the Bull, Candy-O & Blue Dragon
Tube Amp Doctor

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 02 - December 2011Vol. 13 No. 02 - December 2011

Dr. Z
Z Wreck/Brad Paisley
Dr. Z Remedy
Jamie Scott
3rd Power British Dream
Optimized ’07 SG Classic
Wampler Paisley Overdrive
Divine Noise

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 03 - 04 - Jan/Feb 2012Vol. 13 No. 03 - 04 - Jan/Feb 2012

Heavy Cream
’03 PRS McCarty
Lindy Fralin Interview
Fralin Pure PAFs
Thomas Nelson
Heavy ’58 Les Paul Historic
Cream T ‘61s
Tommy Aguilar
Apache Wolverine
Strymon Lex Rotary Effect

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 05 - March 2012Vol. 13 No. 05 - March 2012

Affordable Dreadnought
2007 Martin HD16R LSH
Delta Moon
K&K Mini Acoustic Pickup
Sunrise Soundhole Pickup
LR Baggs Acoustic Para DI
Acousticamplifcation

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 06 - April 2012Vol. 13 No. 06 - April 2012

Quest for tone
Ken Parker Archtops
Tommy Malone, Oneida guitar
2007 Martin 000-18 GE baby Jesus
Roland AC-33 acoustic amp
1964 Princeton Reverb
Winnie Thomas, Winfield Cyclone

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 07 - May 2012Vol. 13 No. 07 - May 2012

Golden Era of Guitar?
Vintage vs. Reissue
Stills Psycho Tele
Optimizing 2007 Nocaster
Nashville's Worst Kept Secret
Jason Lollar Regal Hums
Thinline Tele Deluxe
Fromel modded Vibrolux

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 08 - June 2012Vol. 13 No. 08 - June 2012

Frank Zappa
Echopark Guitars
Andrews Amp Labs
Chris KroenLein
Nashville's Worst Kept Secret
Ron Ellis Tele Pickups
Shaken & Stirred
Duncan Pickup Booster

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 09 - 10 - Jul/Aug 2012Vol. 13 No. 09 - 10 - Jul/Aug 2012

What Inspires Us To Play?
1965 National Westwood 72
1952 National Supreme
Gerry Humphrey
Espresso 15 Acoustic Tube Amp
L.R. Baggs M-80 pickup
Steve Carr Amplifiers Interview
The New Carr Bloke amp
Larry Rodgers Custom Cabinets
’64 Princeton Reverb Pine Baffle
WGS G12C Speaker

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 11 - September 2012Vol. 13 No. 11 - September 2012

Mesa Boogie/Randall Smith
Mesa Boogie TransAtlantic TA-30
Unleashing a Boogie Mark II C +
Collings SoCo 16LC
Our favorite Stratocaster
Robert Cray - Ampeg Gemini I
New WGS Speakers
Meet the Lollartrons
Rockett Animal Overdrive

$10.00
Vol. 13 No. 12 - October 2012Vol. 13 No. 12 - October 2012

Amplifier as Tone Lab
Bruce Zinky Interview
The Zinky MOFO
2012 Gibson Historic Firebird I
Lollar: Firebird pickups
Money can’t buy you tone 

$10.00
Vol. 17 No. 02 - Dec 2015Vol. 17 No. 02 - Dec 2015

The Park Model 1212
Greg Martin of the Kentucky Headhunters on Marshall amps
The Gibson ES390 and ES339
The Fender Vaporizer
1970 Gibson J45
L.R. Baggs M 80 Pickup
How to Find Rare Gear
To Wah or Not
After the Gold Rush Blues Jr.
Lindy Fralin Firebird Pickups
Bill Finnegan's Klon II - as good as the original

$10.00
Vol. 17 No. 07 - May 2016Vol. 17 No. 07 - May 2016

Dr. Z Interview
Dr. Z Maz 38
The New Dr. Z DB4
The Johnny A Signature Guitar
An Interview with Johnny A
Chris Kroenlein Custom Guitars
The Jimi Hendrix Signature Guitar
The Nachocaster - As Good As It Gets

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 01 - November 2010 Vol. 12 No. 01 - November 2010

5E3 Deluxe
Larry Cragg on Neil’s rig
‘59 Deluxe in depth
OT Reviews
Larry Cragg tele pickups
John Sprung Astroglide pots
Guyatone Flip VT-X
A Glossary of Tone

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 02 - December 2010Vol. 12 No. 02 - December 2010

Echoplex
Parkersburg Plex
Repro ‘PAFs’
Dave Stephens
RetroKing 18W
Mr. Valco’s Hogback Growler
Capacitor Spanish Castle

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 03 - 04 - Jan/Feb 2011Vol. 12 No. 03 - 04 - Jan/Feb 2011

Analog Bloom
Pedals The Cusack
Effectrode Delta-Trem & Tube Vibe
1996 Velocette 15 watt 1x10
El Chupacabra & Sun King
Sheptone Stephens Design
Choose your next amp
Chihoe Hahn’s 1229
C.F. Martin Performing Artists

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 05 - March 2011Vol. 12 No. 05 - March 2011

Tom Principato Issue
His career...
His gear...
His work...
Tom’s favorite Lovepedal
Victoria’s Mark Baier
Victoria 35115 Pro
Tungsten Cremawheat
1958 Princeton

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 06 - April 2011Vol. 12 No. 06 - April 2011

Chuck Thornton’s LP tribute
Gretsch deconstructed
Gretsch 6122 Country Classic
’58 Country Gent
 '05 ’57 6120W Country Gent
Duncan Dynasonic and P90
’07 Smoke Green 6118T-LTV Anni
Larry Cragg on Gretsch
Strymon El Capistan
Jay Jay French  - Pinkburst

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 07 - May 2011Vol. 12 No. 07 - May 2011

Steve Wariner’s Guitar Lab
Steve’s ‘60 Strat, ‘51 Nocaster
Optimizing 2007 Relic Strat
‘66 Deluxe Reverb, optimized
Big Tex ToneQuest Special
Collings D1 & DH2

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 08 - June 2011Vol. 12 No. 08 - June 2011

Epiphone Elitist Casino
Master luthier Naguro
2010 goldtop ‘St. Paul closet classic’
Wolfetone Dr. Vintage
Chris Kronelin’s K-Lines
Springfield, Truxton & San Bernardino
Danelectro ‘59 DC
PRS TexaPlex
SC ‘58 with David Grissom
AstroTone fuzz

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 09 - 10 - Jul/Aug 2011Vol. 12 No. 09 - 10 - Jul/Aug 2011

The Mighty ES-335
‘67 sparkling burgundy 335
Legendary thinline players
1997 Historic ‘59 ES-335
JT Ribiloff on the ‘57 Classics
1982 - ES-335 DOT
Stripped down ES-333
Vintage ES-330
Custom Shop CS-356
Johnny A Signature
Lee Ritenour Sig ES-335
50th Anni '58 ES-335
Joe Glaser on Plek
RS Guitarworks Surfmaster

$10.00
Vol. 12 No. 11 - September 2011Vol. 12 No. 11 - September 2011

Phil Brown returns
Brown sounds
Lee Jackson Ampeg
Atomsmasher
Red Plate Amps Founder
RedPlate Reviews
Big T pickup team
'62 patent sticker hum

$10.00