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Published on August 28th, 2014

On February 9, 1964, when the Beatles made their U.S. television debut on The Ed Sullivan Show, nine-year-old Brooklynite Sam »

Published on August 21st, 2014

A watch not only tells you the time—it also tells you a lot about the person wearing it. That’s especially »

Published on August 14th, 2014

On the shop’s 10th anniversary, Guitar Aficionado looks back at its flights of fancy. »

Published on August 6th, 2014

This is an excerpt from the all-new SEPT/OCT 2014 issue of Guitar Aficionado magazine. For the rest of this story, »

Published on August 6th, 2014

Founded in 1979, Lace Music Products first came to prominence in the mid Eighties with its revolutionary Lace Sensor line »

Published on August 6th, 2014

A love of ornamentation is one hallmark of the baroque period in the arts. Few musical instruments exemplify this blingy »

Published on August 6th, 2014

The guitars made by Hermann Hauser Sr. (1882–1952) were favored by maestros like Andrés Segovia and Julian Bream, which helped »

Published on August 6th, 2014

One of the original founding fathers of today’s independent steel-string luthier renaissance, Dana Bourgeois helped the movement gain momentum both »

Published on July 30th, 2014

One day last summer, I sat with a guitar case at my feet, awaiting a return flight from the Healdsburg »

Published on July 24th, 2014

For 30 years, Ernie Ball Music Man CEO Sterling Ball has run his company by adhering to a simple credo: »