Tag archive for ‘Electric Guitars’
Guitar & Bass October-8
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

PRS Paul’s Guitar review

Paul Reed Smith’s name is on all of his guitars, but this one combines his favourite features. Chris Vinnicombe takes a look… It’s 30 years since a young Paul Reed Smith took 20 guitars to The NAMM Show More...

Guitar & Bass September-25
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Gretsch G9555 New Yorker Archtop with Pickup review

When rock ’n’ roll was in its infancy, most electric guitars looked like this. Chris Vinnicombe needs no excuse to go retro… The original Gretsch 6050 New Yorker was introduced as a budget archtop in the More...

Guitar & Bass August-24
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Strandberg Boden 8 Custom Shop review

Despite the retro-obsessed nature of our industry, some guitar makers continue to innovate. Chris Vinnicombe takes a walk on the wild side… Full disclosure: a headless, fanned fret eight-string couldn’t More...

dano pic
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, August 17th, 2015

Danelectro DC59 12-String review

The sound of an electric 12-string unifies an extraordinarily wide range of guitarists. Marcus Leadley checks out an affordable retro option. The chime of an electric 12-string is hugely evocative. Most guitar More...

Fender Dave Murray
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Fender Dave Murray Stratocaster review

A new signature model for the Iron Maiden guitarist, with a high-end spec at an affordable price. Simon Bradley checks it out…   Since their kinetic 1980 debut, Iron Maiden have been at the forefront of More...

Duesenberg DCB-BK_2PU
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Duesenberg Caribou review

Duesenberg’s most individual guitar design is back, with new colours, new pickups and a revised control layout. Huw Price does the Caribou test. I was smitten by the Duesenberg Caribou when I first reviewed More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

PRS S2 Vela review

Affordable, American and original – is the Vela PRS’s coolest ever electric? Chris Vinnicombe plugs in… Launched in 2013, the S2 project was PRS’s answer to the affordable American-made electric guitar More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Burns Club Series Steer Cutaway Review

Nothing brightens up our day like a quirky British-designed guitar, and the Burns Steer reissue combines tradition with weirdness in a unique way. Marcus Leadley takes the bullock by the horns Details Description: More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Revelation TTX-64 Review

The Revelation TTX-64 is a straightforward and extremely well-priced guitar that offers an interesting humbucking twist on a classic theme. What more could you ask for? Review by Marcus Leadley Details Description: More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, March 27th, 2015

D’Angelico EX-59 & EX-175 Review

If you’re looking for some real jazz-age glitz and glamour then these handsome D’Angelico archtop electrics will teleport you back in time. Review by Huw Price D’Angelico EX-59 Description: Archtop More...