October 2016

Guild

12-String Setup Secrets

February 9, 2015
Ace Nashville luthier Joe Glaser and his crew reveal their recipes for maximum chime and jangle.
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NAMM '15 - Guild T-50 Slim Demo

January 26, 2015
The newly-relaunched company releases an old favorite with a smaller-but-still-classy profile.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 3

January 24, 2015
While scouring the NAMM floor we came across a wealth of interesting gear. Here's what caught our ear.
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GALLERY: Vintage Vault 2014

January 13, 2015
ICYMI: A year of historic gear ogling.
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Guild Releases the T-50 Slim and Starfire Series

January 13, 2015
For the first time in decades, guitarists can easily get a hold of a Guild Starfire III, Starfire IV, or Starfire V in a sleek, Black finish.
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Rig Rundown: The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach (2014)

September 11, 2014
We catch up again with tech Dan Johnson who goes over the equipment changes since 2012, including new kitschy guitars, kooky combos, and why the blues-rock juggernaut needs so much fuzz.
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Cult Coils: Lesser-Known Vintage Pickups

August 14, 2014
These six models boast fine tones and unique personalities, but they’ve never quite gotten their due.
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Cordoba Music Group Acquires Guild

May 7, 2014
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation announced that it has finalized a letter of intent to sell the Guild guitar brand.
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NAMM '14 - Guild Guitars M-75G Aristocrat, Starfire V and CE-100D Demos

February 10, 2014
The FMIC brand shows and plays three new classic revamps in their Newark St. family.
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Guild Releases Doyle Dykes Signature Model and Expands Arcos Series

January 27, 2014
Guild announces six new models in the popular Orpheum, Arcos and Artist series to be featured at the 2014 NAMM Show.
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Guild Announces 2014 Newark St. Collection and GSR Series

January 16, 2014
The GSR Series includes the X-150D Savoy, M-75 Aristocrat, M-85 II Bass, and more.
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Rig Rundown: Brendan Benson

January 8, 2014
The Raconteurs guitarist and solo artist welcomes PG into his studio to show off his collection of offbeat and vintage gear.
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Vintage Vault: 1958 Guild M-75 Aristocrat

December 15, 2013
This vintage Guild Aristocrat M-75 borrows design elements from both upscale archtops and Gibson Les Pauls.
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Guild Starfire Bass Review

September 27, 2013
Fans of the warm, round bass tones that powered many ’60s rock and psychedelic bands will find much to admire in this short-scale, semi-hollow 4-string.
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Guild Factory Tour

August 6, 2013
Take a look inside the Guild factory and meet some of the people who build the instruments.
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Factory Tour: Fender Acoustic Custom Shop • Guild Guitars • Ovation

June 18, 2013
On the shores of the Farmington River in New Hartford, Connecticut, three legendary acoustic brands have amassed a formidable army of guitar-building talent that seems destined to take flattops into a new golden age.
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Guild M-120 Acoustic Guitar Review

May 28, 2013
The beautifully balanced M-120 feels a little less soft in its response than most mahogany guitars this size and delivers lots of low-end output when you least expect it.
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NAMM '13 - Guild Guitars S-100 Polara, Starfire IV, X-175B Manhattan, & A-150B Savoy Demos

January 26, 2013
PG's Shawn Hammond is on location in Anaheim, California, at the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Guild Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of their newest electric guitars -- S-100 Polara, Starfire IV, X-175B Manhattan, & A-150B Savoy.
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Guild Introduces the Guild Custom Shop to Celebrate Their 60th Anniversary

January 24, 2013
Scottsdale, AZ (January 24, 2013) – – In celebration of Guild’s 60th Anniversary, the iconic American company has recently opened the Guild Custom Shop, crafting the first truly custom guitars
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Guild Introduces Newark St. Collection Electric Guitars

January 24, 2013
Scottsdale, AZ (January 24, 2013) – Guild is proud to announce the Newark St. Collection, the return of eight classic Guild electric favorites from the 1950s and ’60s—once again
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