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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds wields his custom First Act guitar on the cover of Guitar Player Magazine

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , on June 11, 2009 by firstact

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Hey Mastodon fans! Check out the newest issue of Guitar Player magazine to find Mastodon’s lead guitarist and First Act enthusiast, Brent Hinds gracing the cover with his custom First Act 12-string. This issue hasn’t hit the news stands yet, but consider this your exclusive preview! After playing his first custom axe from First Act, he came back for more to create the 12-string Lola Doublecut with maple top, mahogany back, and ebony fingerboard that is making its way to the front of Hinds’ live arsenal.

Mastodon released their latest album, Crack the Skye on March 24, 2009, the latest release since their grammy-nominated album, Blood Mountain in September 2006. Hinds and the band are set to tour Europe and Japan in July and August and have already sold out shows in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Rome, Milan and Madrid, among others.

Make sure to pick up a copy of this August issue of Guitar Player Magazine, due to hit the stands this early this summer, you won’t want to miss it!