Tag archive for ‘Gibson’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Private Collection: Gary Davies – Happy Anniversary

Lars Mullen meets Gary Davies, a man so enchanted by Fender’s Anniversary guitars that he resolved to write a book about them… Ever felt confused by the wealth of cool Fender Anniversary models? Gary Davies More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

NAMM 2016: Gibson Memphis 2016 line-up revealed

NAMM 2016: The Gibson Memphis 2016 line-up has been revealed. Gibson say that the new series has a much more traditional take on build and design than previously explored and that is has also drawn inspiration from More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Interview: Richard Hawley – Hollow Meadows

After a turbulent period that saw Richard Hawley questioning whether he’d play live again, one of the UK’s finest songwriters and owner of a guitar collection to make grown men weep with envy returns triumphant More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Interview: Mark Flanagan – Jools Holland’s guitarist

An encounter with Jools Holland led Mark Flanagan into a remarkable career as part of the TV star’s Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, playing alongside some true musical greats… Story & photography by Bob Hewitt If More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Ones To Watch: Aidan Knight

Canadian singer-songwriter with a little help from his friends Aidan Knight’s third album Each Other, set for release in January, is a compelling, multi-layered record, adeptly conjured with the backing of a More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Private Collection: Walter Heale – Alpha Male

Alphabetic guitarist Walter Heale is a big fan of Jazzmasters and Gretsches, often modded. He takes Lars Mullen on a tour of his enviable collection. “I’m happy to say that I am a Jazzmaster guy,” confirms More...

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

The Latest Guitar & Bass Classics: The Gibson Archtop Bible 2015 is on sale from Friday 20 November

      Gibson archtops have been at the centre of some of rock ’n’ roll’s most important recordings and, in the hands of the likes of Chuck Berry, Scotty Moore and Charlie Christian they’ve More...

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

Vintage Bench Test: 1954 & 1957 Gibson Les Paul Goldtops up close

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...

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...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

News: Kossoff’s ’59 Gibson Les Paul up for auction

Paul Kossoff’s ’59 Gibson Les Paul is up for auction in Bonhams on 10 December, We’re pretty sure it’s going to make a pretty penny … The ’59 Gibson Les Paul is legendary in More...