Tag archive for ‘Electric Guitars’
Guitar & Bass February 2016-7
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
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Hagstrom Retroscape H-III review

Hagstrom’s H-III was a classic 60s instrument and this update captures its spirit perfectly. Marcus Leadley takes a look… By the time the mid-1960s, arrived, Swedish guitar maker Hagstrom was already well 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 2016-12
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, March 18th, 2016
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Gretsch Streamliner Collection review round-up

Grown-up Gretsches at pocket-money prices? Huw Price finds out what the new-for-2016 Streamliner Collection has to offer… The Streamliner moniker arrived in the Gretsch catalogue in 1955 with a range More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016
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Letters from America – Johan Gustavsson Bluesmaster Custom 59

This beautiful Swedish-built ‘burst marries classic L.P and T-style looks with fine luthiery. Dave Hunter sings the Blues… Ifirst encountered Johan Gustavsson’s Bluesmaster Custom 59 in the ether, via word 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, January 7th, 2016
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Vintage Bench Test: 1978 Zemaitis

Tony Zemaitis’ guitars became iconic thanks to the rockstars of the 1970s. Huw Price takes an in-depth look at a 1978 example… It’s no wonder so many rock stars ordered guitars from Tony Zemaitis back in 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...