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Buddy Blaze K2 Model 2 Electric Guitar Review

January 14, 2010
Buddy Blaze''s K2 Model 2 is a traditional-looking shred guitar with appointments and quality for all players.
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Hagstrom Swede Electric Guitar Review

December 17, 2009
The Hagstrom Swede inspires everything from punk to jazz with tons of tones built in at a great price.
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Hottie 454 Electric Guitar Review

December 17, 2009
Hottie joins the guitar game with a muscle-car-inspired retro rocker.
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Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard Electric Guitar Review

December 17, 2009
The Epiphone 1959 Les Paul brings the holy grail in reach for those without pockets deep enough for an original or a Gibson Custom version.
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Video Review - Hagstrom Swede

December 16, 2009
PG's reviewer Tony Pasko walks us through his latest review - the Hagstrom Swede (found inside the January 2010 issue of Premier Guitar).

As Tony states, the Swede is based on the vintage model made originally from 1970-1982 by Hagstrom and features a mahogany body with a carved mahogany body and 24.75" set mahogany neck. The neck has a H-Expander truss rod providing tension at either end and running the entire length of the neck, the rigid yet lightweight alloy truss rod allows for a very low action and thin neck, two factors instrumental in making a Hagstrom a fast playing guitar. The fretboard is made from Hagstroms own Resinator wood, a composite wood that is homogeneous in nature and is said to be more stable than any standard wood product.

The Swede comes loaded with two Hagstrom Custom 58 humbuckers, Long Travel Tune-O-Matic with Hagstrom stop tail piece and 6-individual brass string blocks.

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Halo Guitars AshCourt Electric Guitar Review

December 4, 2009
A taste of Halo''s high-end with the George Bisceglia designed and built AshCourt
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1978 Greco EG-700 Replica Les Paul

November 18, 2009
A Greco Les Paul from the lawsuit era.
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1967 Gibson ES-335, Burgundy Metallic

November 18, 2009
A 100% original 1967 block-inlay ES-335 in a rare color: Burgundy Metallic
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Good News on an Early ’80s Gibson ES-175

November 18, 2009
A factory second ES-175D is in great shape - a real treasure.
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Jarrett Guitars Zaffiro XJ Electric Guitar Review

October 21, 2009
Jarrett''s Zaffiro is an American-made solidbody that''s slightly bigger than a Les Paul, but costs a fair amount less.
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1978 Gibson The Paul (Standard)

October 21, 2009
The Paul represent''s Gibson''s late-seventies search for a low-cost, high-quality Les Paul variant.
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Schroeder Guitars Radio Lane Electric Guitar Review

October 21, 2009
The boutique Les Paul-styled Radio Lane delivers playability, tone and looks.
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B.C. Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle Electric Guitar Review

September 18, 2009
The 40th Anniversary Eagle, limited to 40 guitars, is at the high-end of the company''s offerings.
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1962 Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean & 1992 Gibson Chet Atkins Tennessean

September 18, 2009
Two Chet guitars -- one Gibson, one Gretsch
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PRS Neal Schon Headstock Rebuild

September 18, 2009
A headstock break becomes more complicated with a Floyd Rose locking nut thrown in the mix
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Ibanez JEM7V

September 18, 2009
Ever since it was designed and built in 1987, Steve Vai’s signature Ibanez has been one of the most instantly recognizable guitars in rock. Numerous visual features make this one
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Godin Redline 3 Electric Guitar Review

September 18, 2009
Godin''s Redline series is built to shred at a reasonable price
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Yamaha 40th Anniversary Limited Edition SBG3000

September 18, 2009
The reissued SBG3000 is a hefty axe with tone to spare
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Video Review - BC Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle

September 17, 2009
PG's Jordan Wagner's latest review featured in Premier Guitar's October 2009 issue is the BC Rich 40th Anniversary Eagle. Read the written review.

For the 40th collection, they chose to recreate the first four original electric guitar designs (Eagle, Bich, Mockingbird, Seagull) out of the innovative minds of Bernie Rico and his staff of designers. Each guitar feature specifications that closely mimic those appearing in the earliest B.C. Rich catalogs from the '70s; neck-through construction, solid Koa bodies and exclusive electronics.

The Eagle's body is made of koa wood and features a bevel-style top. It comes loaded with Grover Super Rotomatic tuners, jumbo frets, BC Rich Quad bridge, DiMarzio Dual Sound humbuckers, which can be switched between series-parallel and single-coil operations.

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Charvel So-Cal 1 2H Guitar Review

August 19, 2009
Charvel''s So Cal 1 2H brings American-made hot rod Strat-style at a reasonable price
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