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The Retribution Pickups

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The Retribution pickups were designed with Dino Cazares of Fear Factory and Divine Heresy to provide lots of attack, clarity and increased headroom that 7 and 8-string players like Dino have been looking for. Continue reading

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The Perpetual Burn – a review from a non-shredder’s perspective

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Jason Becker is one of those players that has inspired countless guitar players. His command of the guitar blew people’s minds, and when ALS so tragically took his ability to do almost everything, he, with the help of his father … Continue reading

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Guitarists Using Seymour Duncan Pedals

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It’s only been a year since the Dirty Deed distortion pedal came out, and since then it has been followed by the Vapor Trail, 805 Overdrive, Pickup Booster and now the Shape Shifter. In that time dozens of well-known artists have … Continue reading

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The Seymour Duncan Pickup Booster Hi-Def Boost & Line Driver

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If this pedal sounds familiar, it is because it is an update of an earlier Seymour Duncan pedal. This version improves on the original by adding the ability to start at unity gain (0dB boost) and make its way all … Continue reading

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The Stack Plus Family Noiseless Pickups

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If you crave a single coil tone but you wish to use a lot of gain, or you would simply prefer your clean tone to be all guitar and no hum, the Stack Plus series is for you. Continue reading

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Duck Duck DELAY!

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A ducking delay is one that changes the volume of the actual repeats in response to your playing: While you are playing, the echoes are quieter, and when you stop, they get louder. Continue reading

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The Zephyr Silver Pickups

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Zephyr came from a challenge issued to Vice President of Engineering Kevin Beller to come up with a pickup that wasn’t constrained by the usual consideration of costs or materials – just dream it, design it and build it. Continue reading

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The Seymour Duncan Acoustic Pickup Line

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Seymour knows about tone. But not just about tone coming from several Marshall stacks in front of chia-haired rockers. Besides specializing in the perfect sound for electric guitars for over 40 years, Seymour Duncan knows how to get the perfect acoustic tone for your live performances and recordings. Continue reading

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The Seymour Duncan 805 Overdrive Review

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Make some room on that pedalboard, folks, because the Seymour Duncan pedal line is expanding. The new 805 Overdrive joins the Dirty Deed Distortion, Vapor Trail Analog Delay and the Pickup Booster while bringing much-needed updates to the standard overdrive formula. Continue reading

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The Versatility Of The Black Winter Bridge Model

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In January 2013 Seymour Duncan announced the Black Winter pickup set. Initially only available in Scandinavia, the Black Winters were designed specifically for extreme metal players, providing players with the ability to go from crushing aggressive riffs to super articulate lead work. The Black Winter set created such a swell of interest from players all over the world that Seymour Duncan recently announced a world-wide general release. Continue reading

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