Bare Knuckle Pickups

09 Dec 18
Diary of a Malcontent


04 Dec 18
Just Above Sunset

There’s that line from one of Horace’s Odes – “Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori” – “It is sweet and proper to die for one’s country” – even if Wilfred Owen didn’t think so. “Sweet” may not be the right word either – “satisfying” might be better – but decorum – fitting and proper […]

02 Dec 18
Rude Boy Guitars

Welcome to Rude Boy Guitars homepage. I’m luthier Tuomas Valo and I manufacture handmade custom electric and acoustic guitars for players who demand perfection from their instruments. I’ve gratuated from IKATA College Arts and Crafts and I’ve done my internship under the guidance of Ari-Jukka Luomaranta, Remi Petiteau, Jouni Järvinen and Niko Hämäläinen. All my […]

22 Nov 18
Aiden S Clarke, author

La Fierabrosa: A Lyndy Martinez Story, Part-22 Link to Part-1: La Fierabrosa Part-1 Lyndy Life Tip #177: If you find yourself living in a single-wide trailer, or really any house under 1000 square feet, never install a cuckoo clock. Ted grunted as he worked to fasten the last few bolts securing the oil pan to the […]

17 Nov 18
Sometimes I Wonder...

Life goes fast, there’s no doubt about it.  If you’ve had kids, you know they grow in the blink of an eye.  Days become weeks, weeks become months, and months become years.  Before we know it we are looking at life in the rearview mirror. So often we spend our days racing from one obligation […]

07 Nov 18
Sam Ash Used Gear

Misha Mansoor is acclaimed for his masterful guitar work in fashioning the progressive metal of Periphery, and Jackson is proud to have collaborated so closely with the esteemed Djent-leman on the USA Signature Limited Edition Misha Mansoor Juggernaut HT7, a seven-string model like nothing else Jackson has ever seen—or heard—before. The instrument is crafted with […]

04 Oct 18
Stella Bixby

Stress breakout. Perfect. The nasty pimple on my chin peered back at me from my rearview mirror. There was no way I could walk into an interview with that monster on my face. I caked on foundation as thick as the dust on the back of my TV in an attempt to cover it. Deep […]

27 Sep 18

macklesufficient: romeo and juliet: suburban july. scraped knees, bruised knuckles, blood in your teeth. bare feet on hot concrete. restlessness. your high school’s empty parking lot. love poems in your diary. a window open to coax in a breeze. burning inside. an ill-fitting party dress, a t-shirt you cut up yourself, the time you tried […]

02 Sep 18
Solberg Guitars

News Just so people know I have two guitars, bodies made from two piece American ash, just being finished and for sale soon. These are my new standard T type guitars. One in Tobacco burst with quilted maple top, chrome controls and neck pickup mount i.e no pick guard. The neck is a vintage 7.5 […]

25 Aug 18

Fantastic Fest 2018 Announces Second Wave of Programming Including Opening Night Film

17 Aug 18
Vehicle Traveller

2017 Ford Mustang FP350S Race Car Review: Performance (p)Art I’ve just sampled an ultra-high-performing part from the Ford Performance Parts catalog, and if it weren’t already sold out I’d be urging you to pick up the phone, dial 800-367-3788 and order up part number M-FP500-FP350S. You would first need to have a pretty high […]