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FENDER CUSTOM SHOP PROMOTES CARLOS LOPEZ TO MASTER BUILDER AS PRODUCT DEMAND CONTINUES TO GROW

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 17, 2019

Fender Musical Instruments Corp. (FMIC) this week announced a new Master Builder joining the Fender Custom Shop: Carlos Lopez. With decades of experience in guitar luthiery, he’s worked on many guitars during his four years as an Apprentice Master Builder under esteemed Fender Master Builder Todd Krause. “Demand for masterbuilt…

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LTD. ED. LZZY HALE SIGNATURE EPIPHONE EXPLORER

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 8, 2019

Epiphone, a leader in affordable professional instruments, proudly welcomes LZZY HALE of Halestorm to their Signature Artist family. The “Ltd. Ed. Lzzy Hale Signature Explorer Outfit” features a classic Explorer in an Alpine White gloss finish, Alnico Classic PRO humbuckers, Grover™ Rotomatic machine heads, an Ebony fingerboard and gold hardware….

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EPIPHONE ANNOUNCES ‘LTD. ED. JARED JAMES NICHOLS ‘OLD GLORY’ LES PAUL CUSTOM OUTFIT’

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 6, 2019

Epiphone has announced the worldwide release of the Ltd. Ed. Jared James Nichols “Old Glory” Les Paul Custom Outfit, the premier Epiphone Signature model by the phenomenal guitarist from Les Paul’s hometown of Waukesha, Wisconsin who Music Radar named their Top 5 “Upcoming Guitar Players in the World” citing Jared’s “wild,…

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GIBSON ANNOUNCES NEW ORIGINAL, MODERN and CUSTOM SHOP COLLECTIONS

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear, Melbourne guitar Show News    //    Post Date - May 1, 2019

For the past 125 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating, shaping and owning sound across generations of artists and multiple genres of music. At the start of the year, Gibson emerged as the legitimate leader again with their much-anticipated return to NAMM, the world’s largest music industry show. The ‘new’ Gibson…

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ALL-NEW BALL FAMILY RESERVE INSTRUMENTS 

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 9, 2019

The Ernie Ball Music Man Ball Family Reserve series is a celebration of our heritage in instrument craftsmanship. These rare pieces are offered in limited production runs and allow us to present instruments to the public that were previously reserved for family and our loyal artists. This month features the StingRay…

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IBANEZ 2019 ANNIVERSARY SIGNATURE MODEL INSTRUMENTS

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

It’s been a couple of months since the huge Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim and we’re still catching up on some of the wonderful releases. Ibanez had a great show this year and included in their new offerings were some significant signature anniversary model instruments for Andy Timmons, Paul Gilbert…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: FENDER AMERICAN PERFORMER SERIES

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

Fender’s Allen Abbassi shows us the new American Performer Series at Winter NAMM 2019 Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) recently debuted its 2019 electric guitar and bass offerings at Winter NAMM in Anaheim, Calif. The robust lineup is a true reflection of Fender’s dedication to electric innovation; it includes: American…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: FENDER ALTERNATE REALITY SERIES

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

Fender’s Allen Abbassi shows us the new ALTERNATE REALITY Series at Winter NAMM 2019 The limited-edition Alternate Reality Collection (A$949 – $1899) will be available beginning March of 2019 and features Fender’s tradition of purposeful innovation. Offering eclectic models that mix and match multiple Fender design cues within a single…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: FENDER JIMMY PAGE TELECASTER

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

Fender’s Allen Abbassi shows us the Jimmy Page Telecaster at Winter NAMM 2019 Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) recently announced it is collaborating with one of rock’s most legendary guitar players – Jimmy Page – to recreate his famous 1959 Fender Telecaster 50 years after Led Zeppelin formed in October…

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NAMM SHOW 2019: ERNIE BALL MUSIC MAN NEW GUITARS & BASSES

Posted in Bass, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 11, 2019

Drew from Ernie Ball Music Man shows us the new guitar and bass models at NAMM Show 2019 including: StingRay Short Scale basses, ‘Tiger Eye’ Majesty, Jason Richardson Artist Series 7 string Cutlass, Hunter Hayes Artist Series Cutlass, Dustin Kensrue (Thrice)  StingRay guitar. Ernie Ball Music Man distributed in Australia…

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