February 2012

Oak Crest Talent Show 1961

February 25, 2012
Oak Crest Talent Show 1961

We enjoy receiving blog comments and emails from readers who are as passionate about music and guitars as we are here at Tone Gems. Recently, Ray Clearwater – who incidentally publishes 25 Years of Sears Musical Instruments on CD – shared a old photograph of his 1961 Junior High talent show.

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Brand New 1984 DOD FX50 Overdrive

February 16, 2012
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Just arrived! A 1984 DOD FX50 Overdrive Preamp in like-new condition, in the original factory box. There are plenty of these pedals out there, but this one has been barely used and came along with the original manual, papers, and schematic diagram. Plus, I got a great deal! Can’t wait to try this out and report back on the tone.

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The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Tour

February 15, 2012

Share This:The legendary Beach Boys have reunited for their 50th Anniversary Tour. Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, and David Marks will tour together for the first time in more than two decades. They will perform in more than 40 US cities, including a stop in Eugene, Oregon on July 14, 2012. Tickets for […]

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