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Artist Impressions: Old Blood Noise Endeavors

Artist Impressions: Old Blood Noise Endeavors

Artist Impressions: Old Blood Noise Endeavors

A few weeks back a few friends popped by to play a few pedals from the folks at Old Blood Noise Endeavors. Noise ensued, some of which we managed to tame and edit into what you can now watch. Check out Nick Sowersby from Sunbeam Sound Machine, Dylan Stewart from Iowa and Sean Gage from Foreign/National have a mess around with the Haunt Fuzz, Black Fountain Delay and Procession Reverb from OBNE as part of our new 'Artist Impressions' series. 

Published Oct 7 by Tom Grubb

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Five Great Albums from 2015 Made By Dads

Five Great Albums from 2015 Made By Dads

Five Great Albums from 2015 Made By Dads

In celebration of Fathers Day today we're having a look at five albums from 2015 made by dads. Some have worn the dad rock title before, others not so much but all of these artists are continuing to make relevant music in 2015, with parenthood apparently not slowing any of them down.

Published Sep 5 by Daniel Moss

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Snares: What's the Difference?

Snares: What's the Difference?

Snares: What's the Difference?

Snares - something drummers usually own more than one of. The centre piece of every drum kit and the backbone of every rhythm track; let's explore why one snare isn't enough.


Published Sep 1 by Tim O'Halloran

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The Craft: Behind The Scenes Of The Fender American Standard Build Process

The Craft: Behind The Scenes Of The Fender American Standard Build Process

The Craft: Behind The Scenes Of The Fender American Standard Build Process

Here's a handful of really short videos from the fender.com website: A GLANCE BEHIND THE SCENES - What happens when you combine 60 years of sawdust with 60 years of passion? Discover what it takes to create the ultimate American-made guitar.

Published Jul 23 by Tom Grubb

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Taylor Guitars Factory Tour and Build Process

Taylor Guitars Factory Tour and Build Process

Taylor Guitars Factory Tour and Build Process

These video's are from about 5 years ago but they're still worth a look to any fans of Taylor Guitars or people just interested in the build process of Acoustic Guitars. Check out these four videos courtesy of Musician's Friend on the body construction, neck construction, finish application and final assembly of Taylor Guitars. 


Published Jul 15 by Tyson Fish

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Checking In At 20

Checking In At 20

Checking In At 20

I came across this short documentary last night and I thought it was well worth a share. It looks at two of the most iconoclastic drummers of the last two decades from two of indie rocks most progressive bands. Greg Saunier from Deerhoof and Brian Chippendale from Lightning Bolt have continued to push the envelope since their respective bands formations in 1994. This documentary looks at their approach and philosophy towards the drum kit and features interviews from The Flaming Lips, Thee Oh Sees, Les Savy Fav and more.

Published Jul 8 by Daniel Moss

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New Effects from Death By Audio & Earthquaker Devices

New Effects from Death By Audio & Earthquaker Devices

New Effects from Death By Audio & Earthquaker Devices

Two of our favourite pedal manufacturers have just had some new releases. Brooklyn, New York's Death by Audio have released a dipswitch/footswitch controllable Overdrive/Fuzz/Distortion called the Waveformer Destroyer and Akron, Ohio's Earthquaker Devices have released their Levitation Reverb.

Published Jun 24 by Daniel Moss

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Ash vs Alder: The Fender Tone Woods

Ash vs Alder: The Fender Tone Woods

Ash vs Alder: The Fender Tone Woods

For the most part, tone woods are a detail of electric guitar construction that are often considered but rarely well understood. Today we will be having a look at two of the most popular, specifically for the bodies of Fender guitars - ash and alder.

Published Jun 22 by Tom Grubb

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More From Guitar Moves

More From Guitar Moves

More From Guitar Moves

A few months back we posted a video from a series called Guitar Moves. A short web series presented by Noisey in conjunction with D'Addario where host Matt Sweeney sits down with different guitarists talking about their beginnings, influences and different techniques and ideas they have acquired over the years. Here's a few favourites from Josh Homme, Cass McCombs, Annie Clark, Kurt Vile & Theresa Wayman.

Published Jun 20 by Daniel Moss

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The Golden Age of Advertising

The Golden Age of Advertising

The Golden Age of Advertising

We live in a world where advertising is impossible to escape. When you look out the car window, listen to the radio, browse your social media page or go to a sports game - its everywhere you look. We wanted to take a very brief look at some of the great moments in instrument advertising of days passed. 


Published Jun 1 by Daniel Moss

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