“I can’t play like me. There are things I can’t do”: Mahogany Rush legend Frank Marino injured his finger while building pedals for his new company – and it’s affected the way he plays guitar

Frank Marino
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Frank Marino has revealed to Guitar World that he recently injured his hand while working on his own recently launched pedal business, and it’s had a profound impact on the way he plays guitar.

Last March, it was reported the Mahogany Rush guitar legend would be launching his own line of hand-built stompboxes. Earlier this month, the first three entries to that lineup were unveiled.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.