Tag archive for ‘electric guitar’
Guitar & Bass June 2016-13
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Danelectro ’59M Spruce & ’64 review

Danelectro guitars offer cool, quirky tones and retro looks at reasonable prices. Marcus Leadley tests a pair of new models… As well as its legacy as a classic guitar brand of the 1950s and 60s, Danelectro’s More...

Guitar & Bass August-6big
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
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Fano Standard JM6 review

Masters of bespoke boutique go ready-made. Chris Vinnicombe finds out if the Fano experience is alive and well in the new Standard Series… October 2015 saw Dennis Fano leave the company he founded and launch More...

Guitar & Bass June 2016-1
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
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Gretsch Players Edition & Vintage Select Edition review

It ain’t nuthin’ but a G twang as Chris Vinnicombe checks out a couple of contrasting new takes on old classics from Gretsch… Winter NAMM 2016 saw Gretsch unveil a stack of new models and restructure More...

Guitar & Bass May 2016-10
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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Kauer Arcturus review

Kauer guitars feature high-quality tonewoods, boutique pickups and on-trend shapes. Huw Price tests out the Arcturus… Besides being a fine-looking offset guitar, there are two features that really distinguish More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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John Page Classic Ashburn review

A boutique-style S-Type with a name that will be familiar to students of Fender’s recent history. Chris Vinnicombe does a turn… These days, John Page designs and builds a small number of custom instruments More...

Guitar & Bass February 2016-2
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, February 4th, 2016
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Novo Guitars Serus T review

Dennis Fano left the company that bears his name to found Novo Guitars. Chris Vinnicombe plays the first example to land in the UK… Dennis Fano is a name that you will doubtless recognise from its assocation More...

Guitar & Bass January-2
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, February 1st, 2016
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PRS SE 277 Semi-Hollow Soapbar

Not just for metalheads, this affordable baritone from PRS is far from a one-trick pony. Chris Vinnicombe saddles up… Although PRS has built baritones in its Stevensville, Maryland facility for several artists More...

Guitar & Bass November-17
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
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Vigier Excalibur Ultra AP review

This little black number is Vigier’s first foray into active/passive switchability – will it be a morale booster for Richard Purvis? The last time an Englishman was granted possession of Excalibur, he broke More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Letters from America – Gil Yaron Bolt S

After relocating to Arizona, Israeli luthier Gil Yaron set about a rethink of one of guitar history’s most iconic designs. Dave Hunter inspects the Bolt S… A guitar maker of legend in the minds of many fans More...

Guitar & Bass November-22
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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Feline Lion Cub review

The Lion Cub is a deceptively simple guitar, with a set-neck, all-mahogany construction. Huw Price finds it’s all in the fine details Jonathan Law set up Feline Guitars in 1997 as a Surrey-based guitar repair More...