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Tuesday September 5, 2017. 09:06 PM
With the passing of Walter Becker, the music world lost a phenomenal talent and personality. Any time an artist of Becker’s status is taken from us, it’s important to retain the lessons he taught and examples he set. On and off stage, Walter Becker was the perfect counter...
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Multiple Grammy winner Chris Lord-Alge has been mixing hit records since the ’80s. His incredible discography includes a who’s who of music: James Brown, Prince, Bruce Springsteen, the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, Madonna, Bon Jovi, Green Day, U2, Stone Temple Pilots, My...
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Monday September 4, 2017. 02:00 PM
In the not-too-distant past, a well-equipped recording bassist would likely have had a studio rack to take to sessions. These racks were often filled with vintage studio gear and typically were designed with a mono signal chain consisting of a preamp, an EQ, and a compressor ...
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Sunday September 3, 2017. 02:00 PM
Mike Stern is one of those players who transcends his instrument (guitar in his case) to become a musician’s musician. From Blood, Sweat, and Tears to Miles Davis, from Billy Cobham to a long and successful solo career, Stern has been hailed as a stellar jazz guitarist....
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Friday September 1, 2017. 04:16 PM
After months of wishing, hoping, and guessing, we can throw away our tea leaves and tarot cards. Gibson has announced what’s new in their 2018 lineup — and we like what we see so far. Cryogenically Treated Frets Gibson was the first guitar manufacturer to cryogenically...
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Once you have your ideal tone dialed into your amplifier, and creativity is ready to strike, how do you approach miking up your guitar amp? Especially if you’re setting up last minute for a live show, you need to know how your choice of microphone — and its position —...
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Sweetwater ships tens of thousands of guitars every year, so we know the dangers of shipping a guitar as well as anyone. Our Guitar Shop frequently receives guitars that have not been packaged correctly. We’ve seen everything from minor cracks to a box full of splinters. All...
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While there are studios out there that are based on analog or digital tape, the overwhelming majority of us are now working on computer-based recording rigs. And this means we need to get audio from the air-based soundwave world into the virtual, ones-and-zeroes-based...
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Compression is one of my favorite effects because it alters a note or chord in fundamental ways, without necessarily altering its basic tone. The concept is to “even out” a note by bringing down the level of the initial strike and maintaining that same level throughout the...
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The self-avowed gearheads at Catalinbread focus on making musical devices that they want to use themselves — “gear that gets us excited and inspires us to play.” The result of that authentic focus and unwavering integrity is the type of innovation that isn’t market-driven;...
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The Royer R-10 delivers a beautifully balanced sound field with a flat frequency response and an impressive maximum SPL of 160dB at 1kHz, so you can close-mic loud sources without fear of overload. The R-10 is the choice for electric and acoustic guitars, brass, strings,...
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Upon arriving in Fort Wayne for GearFest 2017, world-famous guitarist Dweezil Zappa discovered his airline had “modified” his prized Gibson SG — its headstock was snapped completely off the neck. Fortunately, Sweetwater’s master guitar techs are up to the challenge. Join re...
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Modern metal maven Misha Mansoor from Periphery shows you how to dial in aggressive metal guitar tone. Misha is playing his Jackson USA signature guitar through the Peavey Invective.120 tube amp, using the Horizon Devices Precision Drive as a boost. Get the Jackson USA...
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Peavey is re-entering the US-made solidbody electric guitar market in a big way with the release of the HP2. Harkening back to one of the company’s most popular designs, the HP2 boasts custom features that blend with modern design and traditional handcraftsmanship. Your eyes...
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How about a drop-in Strat pickguard loaded with custom Alnico III and Alnico V pickups, developed in collaboration with the luthier who has worked for Stevie Ray Vaughan, Prince, and John Mayer? The Mojotone “Rene Martinez Texas” Prewired Strat Pickguard has been engineered t...
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Primed with what Paul Rivera referred to as his “Stage 2″ mods, this Sweetwater-exclusive Deluxe is a re-creation of Paul’s classic modified Fender combos. It all starts with one of the holy grails of clean American guitar tone: the Fender ’68 Custom Deluxe Reverb 22-watt 1...
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Tone King has been handbuilding their flagship Imperial 20-watt 1 x 12″ electric guitar combo amplifier for 20 years. Upon its release, it was one of the best-sounding American-voiced amps out there. Twenty years on, Tone King has improved on the design with the Imperial MK...
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Thursday August 31, 2017. 07:18 PM
Sweetwater Keyboard Artist Erskine Hawkins traveled to the U.K. to perform a couple festivals with legendary hip-hop artist Eminem. Being the keyboardist for one of the largest artists in the world requires a serious rig – both in variety and reliability. We caught up with...
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Friday August 25, 2017. 10:21 PM
There are lots of ways to mic a drum set. Let’s walk through how to mic a drum kit, all the way from kick and snare to toms, overheads and rooms, including mic recommendations and placement. Kick Drum Kick drums come in lots of sizes, from big, wide Bonham-style 14″ x 26″...
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Get Waves eMotion LV1 here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/LV132D5 Waves eMotion LV1 delivers top sonic quality, along with a speedy, intuitive workflow you’re already familiar with. If you’re a DAW user, you’ll take to eMotion LV1 like a fish to water. eMotion LV1...
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