Tag archive for ‘Gibson’
The First Burst
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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G&B meets the First Burst at Carter Vintage in Nashville

A close encounter with the First Burst – the first known 1958 Gibson Les Paul Standard in sunburst – at Nashville’s Carter Vintage Guitars Story Chris Vinnicombe | Pictures Chris Vinnicombe & Joe Supple With More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Interview: Eric Church – Church Of Rock

Country-rock crossover artist? Outlaw country star? Call him what you will, Eric Church has made hay with a commercial sound that’s a huge draw Stateside. G&B finds out what makes him tick… Although rock More...

Vintage Bench Test-41
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, June 3rd, 2016
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Vintage Bench Test: 1956 Les Paul TV Model

The TV Model was Gibson’s response to Fender’s Telecaster – a simplified classic. Huw Price takes a look at a near-mint ’56 example… Although most of us probably call these guitars Les Paul Juniors, More...

AAP90s
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
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All About… P-90s

Vintage PAF humbuckers may get all the plaudits, but many tone experts consider the P-90 to be Gibson’s greatest ever pickup. Huw Price explains why… Meet the ancestors Gibson didn’t come up with the P-90 More...

Gibson Custom-83
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Gibson Custom’s True Historic Les Pauls in depth

Gibson’s Nashville Custom Shop produces some of the most desirable electric guitars on the planet. We venture inside to find out why the company thinks its new True Historic series guitars are the best Les Paul More...

Bonamassa Gear-38
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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Joe Bonamassa’s Blues Of Desperation Guitars Up Close

G&B visits blues-rock star Joe Bonamassa at his California home to see the guitars that made his 12th studio solo album, Blues Of Desperation, take flight… Story Chris Vinnicombe | Photography Eleanor Jane Practice, More...

Guitar & Bass May 2016-3
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, May 9th, 2016
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Gibson Memphis 1958 ES-335 VOS review

1958 was also the year of the sunburst Les Paul, the Flying V and the Explorer, but Gibson’s thinline archtop was arguably the greater achievement. Chris Vinnicombe winds back the clock… It’s hard to More...

SONY DSC
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, May 5th, 2016
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Private Collection: Bob ‘Angelo’ Sawyer

The former Iron Maiden guitarist is a veteran blues-rock player who has been in a plethora of bands. Lars Mullen takes a look at his collection… Sawyer with his collection of guitars, amps and pedals “There More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, April 29th, 2016
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Interview: JD Simo

Tipped as the next big thing in contemporary blues-rock, JD Simo talks to Guitar & Bass about recording his latest album, learning from Bonamassa and the guitar that changed his life… JD Simo is the kind More...

Carter Vintage-53
By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
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Carter Vintage Guitars – A Rare Vintage

Although it has been open only since June 2013, Carter Vintage Guitars in Nashville has quickly become an essential port of call for guitarists passing through Music City. Lock up your credit cards and step inside… Story More...