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By On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Private Collection: Forever Blue

From Gibson Firebirds to Les Pauls to thinline semis, from Fender Teles to Strats and Jaguars, from Epiphone archtops to Nationals, Sean Silvester’s guitars are all about one thing: delivering classic electric More...

By On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Freshman Songwriter Series SONGDCERW & SONGOTSB Review

From travel guitars to a 12-string, Freshman’s all-new Songwriters look very promising indeed. We take a closer look at a cutaway dread and an OM. Review by Huw Price Details Freshman SONGDCERW Description: More...

By On Monday, August 18th, 2014

Private Collection: Atlantic Crossing

Gary Boner’s American travels have both shaped his songwriting and swelled his guitar collection – and when it comes to instruments, he knows what he likes. Lars Mullen hears all about it… Running More...

By On Monday, August 18th, 2014

Supro 1624T Dual-Tone Review

The unique sounds of lesser-name vintage valve amps are becoming less and less of a secret, so this handsome US-built 24W reissue is well-timed indeed. Review by Richard Purvis Description: 24W 1×12″ More...

By On Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Brubaker Brute Series MJXSC-4 Review

Modern single-cut bass designs have a longer body which aims to stiffen the neck and reduce deadspots. How does the new, much more affordable Brubaker stack up? Review by Gareth Morgan Description: Solidbody More...

By On Thursday, August 7th, 2014

EVH Release Van Halen Circles Guitar

Eddie Van Halen’s classic EVH Stripe Series ‘Circles’ guitar is excitingly going to be released after a barrage of requests. Made famous in the 1981 ‘Unchained’ video the iconic axe More...

By On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Brian May Bass Review

Even if the inescapable Queen association doesn’t appeal to you, the Brian May Bass is still a refreshing ’60s-inspired medium-scale instrument. Review by Gareth Morgan Description: Solidbody bass. Made More...

By On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Private Collection – Bass Odyssey

Lovingly assembled by a puppet of indeterminate species, this month’s Private Collection is merely a ‘greatest hits’ selection of one of the coolest, largest and most impressive groups of basses we’ve seen More...

By On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Private Collection: Royal Flush

When it comes to the game of guitars, Tee Kay is holding one of the best hands Guitar & Bass has seen in a good long while – a rare and tasty line-up of blue-chip archtops, thinlines and solidbodies. Lars More...

By On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Private Collection: Reverse Gear

Mikey Demus is the left-hooker riff merchant with dub metallers and festival favourites Skindred, and he’s got a strong penchant for the soldering iron and the spraycan. Interview by Lars Mullen For most More...