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MUSIKMESSE 2015: YAMAHA SLG-200 SILENT GUITAR

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 16, 2015

Presented this week at MusicMesse 2015 in Frankfurt was the Yamaha Silent Guitar range including the SLG-200. The Yamaha SLG-200 is the perfect instrument for practice, travel or stage use – any time an acoustic guitar just won’t do. Near-silent performance makes discrete practice simple, Yamaha’s exclusive SRT-Powered pickup system…

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NAMM 2015 GUITAR GEAR OVERVIEW

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear, Pedals    //    Post Date - March 1, 2015

ANAHEIM, WHERE ALL YOUR MUSICAL PRAYERS ARE NAMMSWERED! Report and photos by Peter Hodgson The first time you go to a NAMM Show in Anaheim, California – the National Association of Music Merchants trade show where the world’s musical instrument companies unveil their new wares for the year – it…

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WATCH/THE SCRIPT’S MARK SHEEHAN DISCUSS GIBSON’S G FORCE

Posted in Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - February 27, 2015

Formed in 2001, Irish band The Script have built up a massive international following and have made a habit of taking out huge awards at major music events such as The Brits and World Music Awards. Normally playing stadiums, The Script played a Sony fan event at The Forum, London…

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NAMM 2015: NEW GODIN GUITARS

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - January 25, 2015

Godin guitars have released some new models and updated others for NAMM this year. Electric model updates include the thinline, semi-hollow body Godin Montreal Supreme Lightburst Flame HG, featuring figured flame top, bound headstock & bound Richlite fingerboard with large dot inlays, Seymour Duncan custom humbuckers and vintage style trapeze…

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NAMM 2015: NEW FROM EPIPHONE

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - January 24, 2015

Epiphone kicks off NAMM 2015 by introducing new catalog and limited edition models to their retailers and distributors from around the world. Check out what’s coming soon from Epiphone and stay tuned to Epiphone.com in the coming months for more about these instruments and other surprises! GARY CLARKE JR ‘BLAK…

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SLASH “AFD” LES PAUL PERFORMANCE PACK

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - October 18, 2014

Fresh in our memories from his NRL Grand Final appearance, you too can emulate Slash’s rock licks with your own Slash-designed gear. Epiphone is proud to present the new Slash “AFD” Les Paul Performance Pack, an incredible all-inclusive package for beginners and pros alike featuring a Slash-designed Les Paul Special-II…

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WATCH/AGUILAR DCB PICKUPS with Jimmy Haslip

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - May 7, 2014

The legendary Jimmy Haslip dropped by the Aguilar Artist Loft to demo the DCB™ pickups and OBP-3 preamp! Aguilar President Dave Boonshoft walks you through a few of the many great tones possible with the DCB pickups. Distributed in Australia by www.galacticmusic.com.au

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WATCH/DEAN GUITARS DIMEBAG ‘ROOTS’ ML RELEASED AT NAMM

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - April 7, 2014

Forged from an oak tree found outside of the Dallas studio at Dimebag Darrell’s house where Pantera did most of their recordings comes the Dimebag “Roots’ ML from Dean Guitars. Released at Winter NAMM 2014, the guitar was limited to just 200 units. Dean Guitars’ Artist Relations manager Josh Maloney…

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GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON 2008 LES PAUL STANDARD November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I don’t know what it is about this guitar. It  just has a certain growl to it.  It seems to be “weight relieved” or cavitied, but it does not seem to suffer for it.  It…

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GIBSON ES339. Review by special guest Powderfinger’s Ian Haug

Posted in Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - November 24, 2009

GIBSON ES339 November 24, 2009 | Reviewer: Powderfinger’s Ian Haug Distributor: www.gibsonami.com I’ve never written a review on a guitar, and am not one to dwell on technical information. That being said, as soon as I picked this beast of a thing up, It looked beautiful, felt right and sounded…

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