March thru June 2011 (street date, starting December 2011) Issues of Vintage Guitar Magazine
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This month's full page color ad:

  • Theme -- WIN a Studio-Pro Upgraded VOX AC4tv. Our ad features studio ace and member of Supertramp, Carl Verheyen. Mercury's biggest contest offers several prizes, including Mercury Upgraded VOX AC4tv amps, Carl Verheyen CDs and VOX T-shirts. You can enter via the web (follow this link), or if you're really ambitious submit a YouTube (following the rules outlined on this link). Good luck!

    And, we're still offering a FREE transformer repair service for amp victims of the Nashville Flood! Follow this link for more information.

  • Why Upgrade Your Amp's Transformers? -- A brief but worthwhile explanation of how and why you should consider swapping your existing tube-based amp's transformers for premium Mercury components.

This month's 1/4 page color ad:

Theme -- What's under your hood? Imagine how your Marshall would sound if you loaded it with substantially more iron. Our ad discusses transformer upgrades for your modern Marshall DSL-series amps. More iron and the addition of a choke for awesome improvements in your amp's tone.

Price Guide 2011 ad:

Published annually by Vintage Guitar magazine and selling more than 130,000 copies to date, The Guide not only includes historical data, it is the only book that lists values derived from comprehensive research and hard-nosed, realistic market analysis on thousands of vintage and recent-model guitars, amps, basses, effects pedals, mandolins, lap steels, ukuleles, and banjos. You can rely on The Guide to help determine the value of your prized vintage or collectible instrument. 

The Guide includes information on more than 1,800 brands supplemented by over 1,100 photos, along with an in-depth look at the factors that drive the collectible instrument market. Professional players, guitar dealers and collectors trust only one source for accurate values on vintage gear!

To find out more, or order a copy, follow this link.

 VG-related reviews & articles:

Review: Small Cha-Ching, Big Bling Mercury's upgrade kit for the Epiphone "Valve Jr."
by Bob Dragich

Review: Now It's a Champ! Mercury's upgrade kit for the Fender Champion "600"
by Bob Dragich

Remembering Ken Fischer
by Sergio Hamernik

65Amps London -- 18 Watts of Bliss
byWard Meeker & Bob Tekippe

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