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WATCH: NEW FROM FENDER AT MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW 2019

Posted in Amplifiers, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Melbourne guitar Show News, Pedals    //    Post Date - August 7, 2019

Angus Marshall from Fender Australia shows us the Vintera series guitars, Classic 65 Deluxe Reverb and Classic 65 Twin amps, plus new pedals from Fender at the Melbourne Guitar Show 2019

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GRETSCH ANNOUNCES NEW ELECTROMATIC AND LIMITED EDITION MODELS

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 26, 2019

At Summer NAMM, Gretsch announced new Electromatic® Double Jet™, Electromatic® Center Block and limited edition Electromatic® Hollow Body models, as well as the G2622TG-P90 Limited Edition Streamliner™ Center Block P90 with Bigsby® and Gold Hardware and G5021E Limited Edition Rancher™ Penguin™ Parlor. The G5232T Electromatic® Double Jet™ FT with Bigsby®…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES NEW COLLABORATIONS

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 19, 2019

Gibson is pleased to announce new creative collaboration agreements with key boutique guitar makers and music inspired partners.   Gibson announced today that it has entered into multi-year collaboration agreements with Jimmy Wallace Guitars, Banker Custom Guitars and Echopark Guitars. Under these collaboration agreements, Gibson will give these key boutique…

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GIBSON UNVEILS ARTIST COLLABORATIONS AHEAD OF SUMMER NAMM 2019

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 12, 2019

In 2019, after more than a century, artists, players and fans are experiencing Gibson, the all American-made instrument brand, rejuvenated. Gibson announced on July 10 it will unveil multiple experiences at SUMMER NAMM 2019 in the brand’s hometown of Nashville, TN. Gibson will showcase new collections, artist collaborations, exciting new…

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FENDER LAUNCHES RARITIES SERIES CHAMBERED FLAME TOP TELE

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - July 11, 2019

This week Fender announced the Rarities Series Chambered Flame Top Telecaster. It’s a stunning looking guitar featuring a chambered, two-piece roasted alder body with a natural flame maple top, separated by a black centre stripe. The Tim Shaw custom-designed 50s vintage-style bridge pickup adds a hotter classic voice to the…

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FENDER LAUNCHES VINTERA SERIES: VINTAGE-ERA STYLE & TONE

Posted in Bass, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 26, 2019

Today Fender announced the launch of the Vintera Series, a line of vintage-inspired electric guitar and bass models that embody a period-specific vibe, including: the Stratocaster®, Telecaster®, Jaguar®, Mustang®, Jazzmaster®, Jazz Bass®, Precision Bass® and Mustang Bass. Each model delivers the authentic look and feel of its era, as well…

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ASH GRUNWALD ANNOUNCES SIGNATURE PRATLEY GUITAR, NEW ALBUM, BOOK & NATIONAL TOUR

Posted in Artists, Electric Guitars, Gear, Interviews, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - June 24, 2019

Acclaimed Australian roots music singer, songwriter, guitarist and performer Ash Grunwald has been out of the spotlight for the last five years. For three of those years he was soaking up a tropical lifestyle living in Bali before returning to Australia. Yet rather than merely kicking back and chilling out,…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES DAVE AMATO LES PAUL AXCESS STANDARD

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 21, 2019

Gibson Custom Shop proudly presents the new Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard. Gibson Custom Shop instruments celebrate Gibson’s legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail. The Dave Amato Les Paul Axcess Standard is the ultimate mash-up of vintage Gibson aesthetics and modern player features and is available worldwide…

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FENDER ADDS KOA FLAME ASH TOP STRAT TO RARITIES SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - June 13, 2019

Fender Music Australia have announced the launch of the latest in their Rarities Series, the Koa Flame Ash Top Stratocaster.  It features a two-piece ash body with a flame koa top and a one-piece, quartersawn European maple neck. The custom Tim Shaw overwound 59 gold-foil single-coil pickups are warm and…

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EPIPHONE’S LTD ED GEORGE THOROGOOD ‘WHITE FANG’ ES-125TDC

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 29, 2019

Epiphone, the leader in affordable professional instruments, proudly presents the Ltd. Ed. George Thorogood “White Fang” ES-125TDC Outfit, the premier signature guitar by blues legend GEORGE THOROGOOD. Featuring a vintage-inspired ES-125 hollowbody archtop in a Bone White finish with removable “Cobra” sticker, new ProBuckerTM P-90 single-coil pickups, a hand-signed Certificate…

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