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Semi-Hollowbody

Brian Setzer: Songbirds & Vinyl

August 12, 2014
The Twin Cities twangmeister reveals how blasting Zeppelin LPs with his daughter inspired Rockabilly Riot! All Original—a prototypical rave-up with fun, beautiful twists.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Blue Note Woodworks Acousta-Electra “Crossover” Demo

August 11, 2014
Oregon-based luthier shows off his latest piezo-equipped 6-string electric.
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PRS Introduces S2 Semi-Hollow Series

July 10, 2014
The three new models include the Mira, Custom 22, and Singlecut.
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Eastman Guitars Introduces the Ray Benson Signature Model and Expands the 00 Series

June 30, 2014
The Ray Benson signature model features handwound Lollar pickups with an El Rayo at the neck with a Low Wound Imperial at the bridge.
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Vintage Vault: 1964 Rickenbacker 325

June 24, 2014
A line of guitars used by John Lennon and John Fogerty was named after the company owner’s cat.
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PRS Guitars Unveil the Custom 24 Semi-Hollow

June 20, 2014
The small batch run is the first of its kind for the Maryland guitar builder.
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Gibson Memphis Announces ES-Les Paul

June 11, 2014
The new model combines elements of the ES-335 and Les Paul.
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Weird Guitars: Vintage Freak Show

June 5, 2014
DrowningInGuitars.com’s Frank Meyers got hooked on weird guitars as a kid and never looked back. Here are some of the most bizarre guitars he’s come across in more than 30 years of collecting.
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Epiphone Introduces the Casino Coupe and the LP Express

May 23, 2014
The Casino Coupe comes with all of the Casino’s trademark features including Epiphone P-90R (neck) and P-90T (bridge) Dogear pickups.
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Mike Lull Guitars Introduces the TX Chubby

May 21, 2014
The hollowbody T-style guitar comes with Lindy Fralin pickups and either alder, swamp ash, or mahogany body.
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Vintage Vault: 1959 Gibson ES-225 TDN

May 21, 2014
A look at the most budget-conscious of Gibson’s 1950s thinline hollowbodies.
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Gibson Introduces the Rich Robinson Signature ES-335

May 2, 2014
The "small block" incarnation features a genuine Bigsby vibrato and BurstBucker pickups.
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Trash or Treasure: Kay K6868 Style Leader

April 28, 2014
A reader considers selling his vintage Kay guitar, but first needs to find out what the actual model and value are.
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Fender Coronado Review

April 17, 2014
The idiosyncratic ’60s semi-hollowbody returns—with some twists.
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Musikmesse '14 - Hofner President, Verythin Black and Gold, and Federal Demos

March 31, 2014
The makers of the Beatle bass release two new flashy guitars and a semi-hollowbody bass.
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Musikmesse '14 - Nick Page Guitars Le Sabre, Ida Marie, & Blitz Demos

March 28, 2014
The Berlin-based luthier dips his toe into the semi-hollowbody world with these three new models.
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Musikmesse '14 - Hagstrom Guitar Viking Deluxe Custom Demo

March 25, 2014
The Swedish guitar brand releases an updated version of their favored semi-hollowbody.
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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 - Kauer Guitars Acadian & Crusader 7-String Demos

February 28, 2014
Luthier Doug Kauer shows off a semi-hollow addition to his Starliner family and his first-ever 7-string model.
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NAMM '14 - Jens Ritter Princess Isabella Demo, Aqua Marine, Blue Dragon & R8 Concept Bass

February 27, 2014
The classy German luthier brings his high-end flair to NAMM and celebrates with 4 new handmade builds.
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