Category Archives: Product News

The Daemoness Valkenbyrd VII

This Daemoness Valkenbyrd VII. It’s finished in “Skeletorburst,” echoing the hues of the foreboding skies above Eternia’s Snake Mountain. Continue reading

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P-Rails Now Available With Triple Shots

Let’s face it, we can’t all have a half dozen guitars with us everywhere we go. We’d all like one for the rude and and fat single-coil sound of a P-90 that is perfect for blues, rock and punk; another with … Continue reading

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#AprilFool2015 Introducing The Acoustic Slug

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The Acoustic Slug is available from the Seymour Duncan Custom Shop with special soundhole mount, earplugs, 100 copies of a form letter apologizing to your neighbors for the sonic assault, and a Blackouts Modular Preamp for increased gain and grind. Continue reading

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Getting A Big PAF Sound With The Little ’59

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I recently completed a custom guitar build, a Charvel San-Dimas style guitar which I spec-ed out with a humbucker/single (HS) set up. I wanted a single-coil-sized humbucker for the neck, and the first pickup I’m trying in this position is the Little ’59 for Strat. Continue reading

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New Dave Mustaine Cover Options

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The Dave Mustaine Livewire pickups are designed to give you the benefits of an active pickup (in this case the voicing is matched with the JB/Jazz) but without the drawbacks commonly associated with active pickups. They are organic sounding, with … Continue reading

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The Studio Bass Compressor

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They are a lot of situations where having a Compressor can come in handy, both in the studio and on stage. Maybe you’re playing funk or slap and need to limit the dynamic range so each note rings out evenly … Continue reading

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Meet The Vise Grip Guitar Compressor Pedal

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Meet the newest member of the Seymour Duncan guitar effect pedal family: the Vise Grip compressor. It’s an all-analog soft-knee compressor pedal with a few tricks up its sleeve. It’s designed to give you studio-grade sound and it’s carefully engineered to give you an extremely fine level of control in an intuitive way without requiring lots of set-up time. Continue reading

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The Lemmy Kilmister Bass Pickups

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The sound of Motörhead is defined by the high-output fat tone and midrange grind that Lemmy Kilmister has delivered for decades with songs like “Ace of Spades” and “Iron Fist,” combined with a fast pick attack on his RickenbackerⓇbass. We … Continue reading

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The Retribution Pickups

Ibanez DCM100 with Retribution pickup

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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