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Win a Fender Classic Player Baja Telecaster Electric Guitar

Fender Baja Tele
It’s been a while since we’ve had a good ol’ Fender guitar giveaway! This giveaway comes from Small White Mouse, an online guitar shop with a bunch of giveaways lined up.

Enter to win a Fender Classic Player Baja Telecaster electric guitar. The Baja Tele is one of the best Fender guitars under $1,000, and was modeled after a ’50s-style Telecaster guitar.

Win an RBH Drum Set & TRX Cymbals

RBH Drums Giveaway
For those drummer who go for class over flash, check out this drum set giveaway from Modern Drummer.

Enter to win a 5-piece Monarch Series drum kit from the RBH Drum Co., a 5-piece set of premium-quality TRX Cymbals, matching hardware from Gibraltar, Audix Microphones’ DP7 Drum Pack, and a Black Widow Drum Web.

The total retail value of this prize is a whopping $15,700!

Win an Eastman Acoustic Guitar and Schertler Acoustic Pickup & Amp

Eastman Guitar Giveaway

For those of you who are purists, and don’t want your acoustic guitar tainted by modern electronics, but still need to be heard at your gigs, this guitar giveaway is for you!

Enter to win an Eastman E20SS Slope Shoulder acoustic guitar, built with a solid Adirondack Spruce top, along with an electronics package from Schertler. The winner will score their Basik Universal Acoustic Pickup System (no drilling required!) and a JAM 100 Acoustic Amp. The total value of of this prize package? $2,823!

Win a Cole Clark Angel Acoustic Guitar

Cole Clark Acoustic Guitar
Australia has many amazing types of indigenous woods, and I love seeing gear manufacturers using it in their instruments. Cole Clark Guitars is a great example, and the company uses Australian wood whenever possible.

Thanks to Premier Guitar, you have a chance to win a Cole Clark Angel AN2A3-BB acoustic electric guitar. This axe was built with Queensland Bunya top, Tasmanian Blackwood back and sides and Queensland Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard and bridge. It also features Cole Clark’s own 3-way pickup system and sells for $2,099.

Win a Normandy Alumicaster Electric Guitar

Normandy Alumicaster

I cannot deny that I love musical instruments crafted from the finest wood, but I also love it when an instrument builder jumps to the other end of the spectrum to use non-traditional materials.

Such is the case with the Normandy Alumicaster, a Tele-style electric guitar built in Salem, Oregon. The Alumicaster is constructed from aircraft-grade aluminum, a material that Normandy claims offers more sustain than wooden guitars, but weighs only seven pounds.

Would you like to get your hands on one of these? Thanks to our friends at Reverb, one of you will! They are giving away a Normandy Alumicaster, along with a hardshell case and Normandy tee shirt.

Win a Custom Nechville Flex-tone Banjo

Nechville Banjo

Nechville is offering a unique and fancy creation for this Banjo Hangout drawing. They have mated a unique 5-string neck to a professional bluegrass-style pot to demonstrate Nechville’s patented and versatile Flux Capacitor. This banjo is a one of-a-kind and retail value is conservatively placed at $4999.

The pearl work is stunning and the resonator is ornamented with incredible inlay. Pot includes top quality USA-made Nechville tone ring on a 3-ply maple rim with nickel hardware. Coming complete with hard case, this will be the treasure for some lucky recipient!

Win a 6″x14″ Outlaw Snare Drum

Outlaw Stave Snare Drum

Through GearPipe, I’ve met some amazing people in this industry. One is Michael Outlaw, founder of Outlaw Drums, a builder of amazing custom stave snare drums. Another is AJ Donahue, who reviews for DRUM Magazine and runs his own site at DrumGearReview.com.

I also love it when my new friends work together, which is what has happened with this snare drum giveaway. Michael sent AJ a drum to review, and now AJ is going to give it away to one of you. Outlaw makes some of the best sounding drums in the world, and the wood used to build these snares has been reclaimed from tobacco barns, plantation homes, mills or bridges built before 1900. Up for grabs is a 6″x14″ stave snare drum with Outlaw’s exclusive Tobacco Glaze Weathered finish, a drum that sells for $1,100.

Win a Maxon ST-9 Super Tube Pro Plus Distortion Pedal

Maxon ST-9 Super Tube Distortion Pedal
1980s-era “Super Tube Screamer” pedals are ultra-coveted by tonedogs everywhere.

Maxon, the factory that designed and built these pedals for Ibanez, can get you awfully close to that sound! Their ST-9 Super Tube Pro Plus Distortion pedal is based off the classic “808″ circuit, but with some extras like switchable diodes and 9V or 18V operation. And now the guitar gear website Gain! is giving you the chance to win an ST-9 for yourself.