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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Vintage Bench Test: 1967 Fender Custom Telecaster

A special place in guitar history may be reserved for pre-CBS Fenders, but Huw Price finds that this 60s Custom has many of the features of that golden age. A very long time ago, describing a guitar as ‘vintage’ More...

Guitar & Bass November-50
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, November 20th, 2015

Marshall Astoria Classic: AST1H head & AST1C combo review

Marshall’s new Astoria series sees the company combine vintage and modern features in an attempt to take a slice out of the boutique market. Huw Price gives the Classic model a spin… What actually constitutes More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Interview: Dan Auerbach – The Arcs

When Black Keys mainman Dan Auerbach created his new musical project, he wound up playing “a lot of bass”, blending Mariachi with psychedelia and producing an unofficial East LA hit he has dubbed “kind of More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

Paul McCartney – Six-String Original

As if being pop’s most famous bassist and one half of the most successful songwriting partnership of all time wasn’t enough, Paul McCartney also contributed memorable guitar parts to many Beatles recordings. More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Alexi Laiho – Soundtrack Of My Life

The Children Of Bodom guitarist talks us through the nine records closest to his heart… Finnish vocalist, composer and guitarist Alexi Laiho is the main man in melodic death-metal band Children Of Bodom, More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Vintage Bench Test: 1954 & 1957 Gibson Les Paul Goldtops

Forget the flames and blingy ’Bursts, this month we check out two gold Les Pauls from the mid 1950s. Huw Price chooses the one that sets the Standard Welcome to the first in a new series in which we get up close More...

Jon Gomm at The Avenue Theatre in Sittingbourne
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Interview: Jon Gomm – The Acoustic Asylum

Jon Gomm is one of the UK’s most talented acoustic guitar players, a fingerstyle virtuoso with devout independent ethics. Gary Walker spoke to the Blackpool-born player about his new album Live In The Acoustic More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Interview: Vintage Trouble – 1 Hopeful Rd

AC/DC, The Who, Lenny Kravitz, Bon Jovi – all these greats have had the pleasure of Vintage Trouble opening for them. Now, after four hardworking years, ‘everybody’s favourite support band’ have finally More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Pick of the bunch – Jim Dunlop Herco Nylon Picks

Guitars come and go, but once a player finds the right pick it’s surprising how loyal they can become. Herco Nylon Picks were used by many star players, and now these classics are back, thanks to Dunlop. Herco More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Interview: Gabrielle Aplin talks Light Up The Dark and “old guitars with stories”

If you’ve switched on your radio lately, you’ve heard Gabrielle Aplin. The English singer-songwriter with the world at her feet tells all about her collaborative new album and the “old guitars with stories” More...