Rogue RD80 – STOLEN – Setup and Product Review

  The Rogue product line is the ‘house brand’ of a large nation-wide guitar outlet chain.  These guitars are designed in S. Korea and built in China, intended to be a low-price entry-level guitar.   This particular guitar, a dreadnaught RD80, was a scratch-n-dent guitar, previously owned for a short time by a local school’s…

Bedrock Lead 50C Guitar Amp Checkout

Pete from Pasadena is the proud owner of this like-new Bedrock amp.  Except, it doesn’t play anymore.  As he makes his living doing guitar setups and repairs for a major national chain, he lamented that he didn’t have the desire to reach into high voltage and die.  But he really missed playing thru this amp,…

On Performance

“All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players” wrote William Shakespeare, in his play As You Like It. Hmmm…  Not much of a stretch to visualize a guitarist up on the the stage.  We’ve seen thousands of pictures and videos (no exaggeration here) of guitarists in performance.  However, even with your guitar in your…