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Walden Guitars Sollana Series Classical Guitars

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• July 17, 2013

Walden’s new Sollana guitars incorporates their modern neck joint and neck reinforcement system.  The Sollana series will also feature premium tonewoods such as Engelmann Spruce, Sitka Spruce, and Western Red Cedar top options, and Mahogany or Indian Rosewood back and sides.   Besides the standard classical models, there will also be four cutaway models with electronics for the player looking to plug in on stage.

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Yamaha APXT2 Small Body Guitar

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• July 17, 2013

Yamaha’s new three-quarter size APXT2 guitar is designed for travel, practice, busking, and even gigging.

The new model includes Yamaha’s proprietary Acoustic Resonance Transducer (A.R.T.) System68 pickup system with built-in tuner, Spruce top, Meranti back and sides, Mahogany neck, and a Rosewood fingerboard and bridge. It also comes with a sturdy, padded gig bag.

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Godlyke Maxon AD10 Analog Delay

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• July 17, 2013

Housed in Maxon’s new Compact Series chassis, both of these new models include easy-access battery door; LED Status Indicator; 9-Volt Battery or AC power options; Buffered Bypass switching.  The Maxon AD10 Analog Delay features include a 600 millisecond analog delay, organic delay tone with low noise, Delay Time, Blend and Repeat controls, proprietary noise filtering circuit for delay repeats, and self-oscillation effects.

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Amati Koa Ukuleles

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• July 15, 2013

Amati has introduced three ukulele models from Koa built with retailer profits in mind, with a designed 45 point gain for dealers at MAP pricing.  These ukuleles feature Aquila strings from Italy and include a 10mm padded gig bag. Also new for Amati is a solid Mahogany Ukulele with an engraved design of a Goldfish.

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Alfred’s Basic Guitar Method

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• July 13, 2013
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Line 6 Sonic Port

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• July 11, 2013

Sonic Port is a compact digital audio interface that connects to an iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad 30-pin or Lightning connector, enabling guitar players to jam and record using CoreAudio music apps such as GarageBand® and gain access to the Line 6 Mobile POD® app. Sonic Port features an all-digital signal path, allowing for 110dB of guitar dynamic range and up to 24-bit/48kHz audio quality throughout.

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ChordBuddy Half-Sized Kids Guitar

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• July 11, 2013

ChordBuddy Jr. is a new half-sized guitar for the 4-8 age group. The miniature dreadnaught guitar (from the Perry’s Guitar line) comes with the ChordBuddy device attached and allows young players to work on strumming, rhythm and timing skills, build finger strength and dexterity, as well as ear training without worrying about how to make chords.

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Ohana 5-String Uke

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• July 11, 2013

Ohana’s 5-string tenor uses a double-course G in octave to give users extra range and versatility for strumming or finger-picking.

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Towner Down Tension Bar V.Block

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• July 11, 2013
The Towner USA Down Tension Bar adds to the intonation of any guitar’s after-market Bigsby® tailpiece installation, giving control over the break angle of the strings. Towner’s new V.Block allows for the Bigsby B3 tailpiece to be installed on Les Paul guitar bodies, providing the necessary distance of the spring cup on the Bigsby B3 […] Read More...

Ventura V19NAT Western Cedar Solid Top

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• July 11, 2013

The Ventura is a Western Cedar Solid Top Acoustic Electric Dreadnought Cutaway (also available as a standard acoustic – V18NAT). The back and sides are laminate Sapele Mahogany and the guitar comes with the Fishman PreSys+ EQ and Sonicore pickups. Some features include an MOP Inlaid Logo on the headstock and black die-cast tuners. The rosette is of inlaid Rosewood and the body binding is multi-ply Mahogany wood.

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Zexcoil Pickups T-Bucker

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• July 11, 2013

The Zexcoil® T-Bucker provides noise-free humbucker and single coil tones in a drop-in replacement for standard T-style guitars. The T-Bucker uses the same tone voicing technology as the company’s Juicy Bucker. It comes standard with their Silent Split™ option to deliver a noise-free single coil tone at the flip of a switch. The pickup’s design offers no dummy coils or excessive shielding, negligible string pull, and heightened response to string bending.

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MOD Kits Ring Resonator Pedal Kit

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• July 11, 2013

The Ring Resonator is an octave-up fuzz effect pedal kit in an all-analog design made to capture late ’60s octave-up fuzz tones. Transformer-coupled germanium diodes produce sounds that range from a subtle octave up to thick sonic textures and synth-like tones. Experimenting with different pickups and tone control settings on a guitar with the Ring Resonator can also produce sitar like sounds. All kits use point-to-point wiring. Users must provide only hand tools, a soldering iron, and solder.

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