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August 26, 2015

Artist Interview » Effects »


An Interview with Oliver Ackermann of Death By Audio

Working at CME, you get to experience the purists looking for the very transparent overdrives and true to "vintage" tone, and while that's admirable, it's not me. Not even a little bit. 

So, by the direction of friends, coworkers, and artists I love, I found Death By Audio. I started with the Fuzz War and fell in love. I began moving through their arsenal of oddities, checking the Echo Dream 2 (which if you haven't  - you totally should) and the Reverberation Machine

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November 21, 2014

Artist Interview » Bass Guitars » Q&A »


An Inspiring Chat with Bassist Rhonda Smith

I had a chance to sit down with the legendary Rhonda Smith after her astonishing clinic at Bass Player Live. Her ability to communicate on every level (her presence, musicality, and public speaking) is inspiring. In this exclusive interview, Rhonda talks gear, tells funny stories, and discusses some of her own inspirations over the years.

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