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Musikmesse '14 - Quenzel Guitars Butterfly and Standard Demos

April 8, 2014
The German-based company brought two new electric solidbodies to this year's show.
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Aristides Instruments Presents the 010 Electric Guitar

March 25, 2014
Instead of using select woods like other manufacturers, Aristides uses a proprietary material called Arium.
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GJ2 Guitars Releases the Triple M Mick Murphy Signature Model

March 19, 2014
Created by Grover Jackson the GJ2 Triple M features dual humbuckers and a hardtail bridge.
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NAMM '14 - Michael Tobias Design Kingston Rubicon Guitar Demo

March 14, 2014
The famed bass builder applies his signature concepts to a new line of guitars.
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Full Compass Systems Introduces Exclusive G&L Tribute Series Fallout Guitar

March 11, 2014
Based on the venerable SC-2 model, the Swamp Ash Fallout includes a G&L Saddle Lock bridge for increased sustain and Paul Gagon-designed Alnico pickups.
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D'Angelico Announces New Models for 2014

March 10, 2014
The company has expanded the product line with the introduction of the EX-59 and EX-175 models and adds the Style B model to its USA Master-Builder Series.
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NAMM '14 - Jackson Soloist SLX, Mark Morton Dominion Pro & More

February 28, 2014
FMIC's edgiest brand brings a surplus of updated models and new axes to this year's show.
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Eastwood Guitars Airline Map Baritone Review

February 20, 2014
An oddball classic—reborn as a baritone—is well-built and super fun!
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Gibson Introduces the Billy F. Gibbons Goldtop

February 20, 2014
The Goldtop sports a neck profile measured precisely from the Rev’s own Les Paul.
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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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NAMM '14 - AXL Guitars USA Bel Air Demo

January 31, 2014
See and hear AXL's fresh take on the classic Filter'Tron-and-Bigsby formula.
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Modern Builder Vault: Russell Guitars

January 30, 2014
When no one was willing to build him an acoustic with a scalloped fretboard for microtonal string bends, James Russell took on the project himself and became a full-time luthier.
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NAMM '14 - PRS Guitars Archon Amp, S2 Custom 22, S2 Single Cut, and Custom 24 Floyd Rose Demos

January 28, 2014
See and hear Paul Reed Smith's new high-gain amp, affordable versions of company's classic guitars, and a dive-bombing machine.
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PRS Guitars Introduces the SE Custom 24 Series

January 26, 2014
The newest addition to the SE Custom 24 family is the SE "Floyd" Custom 24.
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NAMM '14 - Ibanez RG6 Korg miniKaosspad2 Prototype Demo

January 26, 2014
See and hear a prototype of the company's first RG-model guitar with a built-in Kaoss pad.
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NAMM '14 - Washburn Parallaxe Series & Ola Englund Solar Series Signature Demo

January 25, 2014
Watch a demo of Washburn's new Parallaxe series and see Ola Englund play his new signature model.
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Jackson Announces 2014 Winter NAMM Releases

January 24, 2014
The 14 new models include signature axes from Mark Morton, Rhoads models, Dinky Arch Tops, and more.
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NAMM '14 - Framus Idolmaker Demo

January 24, 2014
Watch a demo of Framus' brand new guitar model with a fresh body design.
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Washburn Announces 2014 Lineup–Including Ola Englund Signature Model, Idol Series, and Parlor Guitars

January 22, 2014
Originally introduced 15 years ago, the WI64 was the very first Idol model.
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