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The Top 5 Shred Guitar Albums of the ‘80s

Guitar gods of the late ‘60s like Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck worshipped at the altar of blues and roots music. Naturally, legions of aspiring musicians started working their way through the discographies of blues greats like Freddie King and John Lee Hooker. Speed wasn’t…

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2014’s Best Boutique Guitar Pedals

No guitar/bass pedal is going to make you a better musician. But they sure are a lot of fun. And in the hands (or under the feet) of someone who knows what they’re doing, these four new slabs of electronics can do some amazing things…