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WATCH: FENDER CUSTOM SHOP’S ERIC CLAPTON BLIND FAITH TELECASTER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 20, 2019

The Tele became a go-to electric for Eric Clapton in the Blind Faith supergroup era, debuting in 1969 in front of 100,000 people in Hyde Park. Watch as Fender Custom Shop’s Mike Lewis demos the Eric Clapton Blind Faith Telecaster – featuring the Stratocaster neck on a 1964 Tele Custom…

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FENDER ANNOUNCES ANDY SUMMERS MONOCHROME STRAT

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

Andy Summers’ guitar playing is vivid and evocative, reflecting the legendary artist’s love of photography – a passion also fueled by his experiences touring the globe with the Police. Like musical feedback, these twin passions inform and amplify each other. As a career-long Fender player and Leica camera user, it…

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FENDER RELEASES ELECTRIC XII FROM ALTERNATE REALITY SERIES

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 12, 2019

In 2018, the Parallel Universe Collection spliced the DNA of Fender’s notable guitar and bass models to create new instruments that were truly out of this world. There was the Strat-Tele Hybrid, the Whiteguard Strat and the ’51 Telecaster PJ Bass, just to name a few of these mind-bending creations….

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES SLASH 1966 EDS-1275 DOUBLENECK GUITAR

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - September 12, 2019

Gibson proudly presents the Slash 1966 EDS-1275 Doubleneck. A pre-sale is officially underway now for the Slash 1966 EDS-1275 Doubleneck guitars, sold through select Authorized Gibson dealers and available in-store October 1, visit www.gibson.com for further details. Over the years, SLASH’s rise to rock royalty has featured a variety of…

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EPIPHONE ANNOUNCES VIVIAN CAMPBELL ‘HOLY DIVER’ SIGNATURE LES PAUL

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

Epiphone proudly presents the new Vivian Campbell “Holy Diver” Les Paul Outfit, the debut signature model by Vivian Campbell, the iconic guitarist for Dio and Def Leppard. The ‘Holy Diver’ is based on Vivian’s prized Les Paul used on Dio’s classic albums Holy Diver and The Last in Line and features…

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GIBSON LAUNCHES LTD EDITION CHRIS CORNELL ES-335 TRIBUTE

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - August 28, 2019

Gibson Guitars announced today the worldwide launch of the new, limited-edition Chris Cornell Tribute ES-335 guitar. The Chris Cornell ES 335 Tribute honors the rock legend who has left a modern legacy and contribution to music history that transcends genres. Gibson first partnered with Cornell to work on his original…

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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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