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John Mayer Demos his PRS Silver Sky

Watch: John Mayer Demos his PRS Silver Sky

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John Mayer puts his signature PRS Silver Sky through its paces.

Tom Longabaugh and Dan Gillespie of Eventide

Two Eventide Developers Discuss Their Contributions To The Pioneering Effects Processing Powerhouse

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Two generations of product developers at Eventide, Tom Longabaugh and Dan Gillespie, discuss the dichotomy of developing products that celebrate the innovative firm’s legacy—pioneered by Tony Agnello and Richard Factor—while remaining true to the inventive spirit that pushed Eventide into becoming the processing giant that it is. 

Universal Audio Headquarters

The History of Universal Audio: A Father & Son Odyssey

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Musician's Friend goes deep on the history of Universal Audio, their iconic 610 consoles and preamps, 1176 and LA-2A compressors and the new Apollo X audio interfaces.

Legendary drummer Hal Blaine in the studio

Hal Blaine: Reflecting on the Life and Legacy of a Drumming Icon

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Wrecking Crew drummer Hal Blaine left his mark on over 35,000 recordings, forever influencing drummers, the instrument and modern music as we know it.

Best Recording Gear for Beginners

The Best Recording Gear for Beginners

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How to choose the right audio and recording equipment for your home studio or mobile rig to match your ambitions, budget and music.

John Petrucci with his 2019 Ernie Ball Music Man Majesty guitars

Watch: Ernie Ball Music Man John Petrucci Majesty 2019 Demo

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Get the lowdown on the new Ernie Ball Music Man John Petrucci Majesty 2019 electric guitars.

AKG C414 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

AKG C414 Microphone: Great Sound Meets Versatility

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Our friends at AKG take us on a deep dive of the C414 XLS and C414 XLII multi-pattern condenser microphones

The early years of New England Digital Corporation

Synthesis Pioneer Cameron Jones Talks History and Making A New Synclavier

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Synthesis pioneer Cameron Jones, details the storied history of a company he formed, New England Digital Corporation, and the legacy of its iconic product, the Synclavier. Cameron discusses his ongoing partnership with Arturia, and how his new venture—Synclavier Digital—is the most complete user interfacing version of the original.

Electric Guitar Strings Buying Guide

How to Choose the Right Strings for Your Electric Guitar

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Need help finding the best strings for your electric guitar? Musician's Friend will help you pick the right set for you and your guitar.

Best Guitars for Beginners

The 6 Best Beginner Acoustic Guitars and Electric Guitars

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Need help choosing the best starter acoustic guitar or best beginner electric guitar? Read on for the Musician's Friend guide to the Best Guitars for Beginners.

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