Tag archive for ‘Electric Guitars’
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 Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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McNelly Pickups T-Bar Set & Stagger Swagger Set reviews

If McNelly pickups are anything to go by, there really is a tone in North Ontario. Huw Price tries some naughty 90s. There is something about P-90 pickups that never gets old. They have featured prominently in 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...

Guitar & Bass November-31
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 3rd, 2015
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James Collins GTA review

Down in rural East Sussex, James Collins hand builds singular, double-cuts from beautiful timber. Huw Price tests his GTA… Should I be forced to choose a single word to describe the James Collins GTA, it would More...