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Gender MALE
Industry Publishing
Occupation Staff Columnist of SOUND Magazine
Location Eskisehir, Turkey
Introduction Hi There! This is Baris SAHIN;Guitar/Music fan and author. For many years i just played and tried to learn everything i can. Since 2005 i have my own columns on some significant national magazines in TR.Between 2005-2009 i wrote articles and made interviews for YUXEXES Magazine which was the most selling rock magazine in Turkey. Since 2010 i make interviews, write technical articles and reviews for SOUND Magazine& my column is named Guitarism. Since february 2012, i am a team member of UK based gear magazine; GUITAR MEDIA. Up till now, i published Seymour W.Duncan,Steve Blucher,Lindy Fralin, Fender Masterbuilder Yuriy Shiskov,Steve Morse, Guthrie Govan,Bill Nash (Nash Guitars),Joe Satriani,Dave Weiner,Tony Macalpine,Alex Masi, Chris Poland(Megadeth),Rob Balducci,Alex Skolnick,Dream Theater,Fatih Yilmaz(Turkish Luthier),Ian Anderson,Tim Mills (Bare Knuckle Pickups) interviews and some articles about electric pickup basics, swirl finishes, ibanez guitar guide, Upgrading Strats, modifications for electric guitars etc. Furthermore, more than 8 years, i administrate wellknown forums. The best regarded of them all is where i am still one of admins.
Interests Electric Guitar & Pickup Making, Electric guitar modding...
Favorite Movies Star Wars Series, The Big Lebowski, Back to the Future Series
Favorite Music Warren Haynes, Cream, Govt Mule, Ericj Johnson, Duane Allman, Fleetwood Mac, Jerry Donahue, Joe Satriani, Peter Green, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Van Halen, Frank Zappa, Iron Maiden, Dream Theater
Favorite Books Lord of the Rings, Dracula