Practice With a Metronome!

Here is something that every musician should do…..practice with a metronome. It will keep you honest and build your timing. I use a metronome to work out new solo’s I’m working on by starting very slowly. I actually find it… Continue Reading

Fender 6G15 Reverb Unit Restoration

My man Andy Reidel brought me a hurtin’ original Fender 6G15 Reverb Unit for some cosmetic love. Electronically it was working perfectly and had a recent cap job. It really just needed to be completely stripped and then re-covered with… Continue Reading

Amplitube For Recording?

Ok…so I’m in the studio working on an upcoming CD with my band the Inside Drivers. All is going well and we’re tracking along with good results. After the session I asked the studio owner/engineer (who is also our drummer)… Continue Reading

Which Solder Joint is the Bad One?

I sent this pic to a friend yesterday and asked “Which solder joint is the bad one”? The reply was witty and made me chuckle for a minute. This is a modern Ampeg amp that develops a bad hum after… Continue Reading

2nd annual Tempe AZ Guitar Show

Anybody that lives near Tempe, Arizona should know about the Second Annual Tempe Guitar Show. It’s sponsored by Jensen speakers and admission is FREE..!! The show is Saturday March 26 and is open to the public from 9:00 am –… Continue Reading

Fender Factory Tour 1959

Here is a seven minute and twenty-six second look into the past. This is a really cool video of the Fender factory in 1959..!! You can see all of the factory workers doing their individual parts in the guitar building… Continue Reading

New ZT Ghost Amp

The Ghost is the latest compact powerhouse from ZT Amplifiers, makers of the innovative Lunchbox line of guitar amps. Sporting stylish looks and diminutive size, the Ghost packs surprising output and tone into a unique and very affordable package. It’s… Continue Reading

New MusiCap Capacitors

CE Distribution has been chosen as the exclusive distributor for MusiCap capacitors. These are formerly known as Hovland Musicaps. MusiCaps are constructed using separate layers of premium foil and polypropylene films which is more costly but yields excellent sonic benefits.… Continue Reading