The Specs of Pickups Most Likely Used By Jimi Hendrix

Fan of Jimi Hendrix? Chances are you love his Stratocaster® tone! While, it is true Hendrix played other instruments – like a flying V – his go-to axe was clearly a Strat®. In his day, Hendrix went through a countless number of Stratocasters. Whether he burned them, smashed them or collected them, Hendrix had plenty […]

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Southern Heritage: The Blues & Rock Humbucker

Southern Rock has captivated the hearts of guitar fans everywhere. It’s the clashing of three passionate components – rock, blues and the South. If you are a fan of Southern Rock, names like Duane Allman, Warren Haynes, Dickey Betts and Derek Trucks – just to name a few – are something special. Not only are […]

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The Sanctorum Humbucker: Tonal Domination

Designed to provide shredders with articulation and power, the Sanctorum has quickly become a favorite amongst musicians from all types of genres. It is an extremely versatile pickup offering dynamics, a lush top end, punchy bottom end with a good mid-range boost. The pickup, or a variation of it, is used by a lot of […]

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Planet Tone Blues Heritage Humbucker Road Test by Julian Sas

The Blues Heritage humbucker by Planet Tone is a blues and rock players dream! The pickups are fueled by a passion for the blues and the tone that our heroes made famous! Giving tribute to greats like Albert King and Gary Moore, the Blues Heritage is a super warm, punchy, clear and dynamic pickup that […]

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New Planet Tone Products for Fall 2017

Planet Tone continues to grow at alarming rates and our product line will be no different. In 2017 we plan to introduce the following: Stacked Single Coils Rail Single Coils & Humbuckers Custom Shop Original ’51 Bridge for Tele® Elite Humbucker Line Stacked Single Coils We’ve been pushed by Frank Marino and many others to […]

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Introducing the Defiance Humbucker by Planet Tone

A well balanced yet very powerful humbucker! Hand crafted to yield tonal perfection to the musician looking for power with a dynamic top end. Wound to yield the highest in tonal fidelity, the Defiance Humbucker is made with a tonal spectrum that is very rich in mid range for a very full, thick and meaty […]

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