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Hallmarks In British Ingenuity Presents: The Mellotron

The Mellotron M400 in lucite. Gorgeous…. With the possible exception of a Gibson Les Paul or SG running riot through an overdriven Leslie speaker, there is no more glorious sound than that of a Mellotron being put through it’s paces. The invention that dates back to the late 40’s was perhaps the first “sampler” that utilized [...]
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The Ugliest of Les Pauls

Entertainment / Music : Line Out (4 years ago)

Behold: Gibson’s 3rd generation robot guitar and hideous incarnation of the iconic Les Paul model, the Dusk Tiger. Oh yeah, this gem also sports a lovely price tag of just a little over $4K. Why, Gibson, why? Conversely, the new 50t... Read Post

Gibson CEO Remembers Les Paul, “The Father of the Modern Guitar”

Music / Rock & Pop : Rolling Stone : Rock and Roll Daily (5 years ago)

When news broke of guitar legend Les Paul’s passing, Henry Juszkiewicz, the CEO of Gibson Guitars (which has been associated with the Les Paul model guitar since 1952), offered to reflect upon the man who was a groundbreaker in crea... Read Post

Small Speaker, Great Sound: Aiia Ssssspeaker

Technology / Gadgets : Oh Gizmo! (3 hours ago)

  Big sound, small speakers. That’s probably what best describes the Aiia Ssssspeaker. At first glance, the speaker with the unusual name doesn’t really look like much of a speaker. In The post Small Speaker, Great Sound: Aiia Sssss... Read Post


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