December 2016

Vintage

1965 Gibson SG in Pelham Blue Serial No. 505348

May 18, 2010
An early SG in the popular custom color Pelham Blue Poly
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1966 Mosrite Ventures Model

May 18, 2010
A Mosrite Ventures MK I, similar to Johnny Ramone''s iconic guitar.
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Circa 1963 Vox "Mystery Amp"

April 15, 2010
Vox''s least documented amp
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Making a Super Reverb Super

April 15, 2010
A ’66 Fender Super Reverb. Photo courtesy of guitarphotographer.com. Hey, Jeff. I love your column! I look forward to reading it every month. I have a ’67 blackface Super
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1974 Gibson J-50 Deluxe Binding Decay

April 15, 2010
Replacing original Tortoiseshell binding that''s decayed naturally over time.
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A ‘70s Oddity: The Gibson SG200

April 15, 2010
Gibson''s short-lived, larger bodied SG made an appearance in the early ''70s
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1959 Fender Stratocaster Serial Number 38098

April 15, 2010
A rare transition model Strat from 1959
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1969 Fender Thinline Telecaster

April 15, 2010
A refinished fiesta red Thinline
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1949 Gibson ES-5 Serial Number A-3943

March 11, 2010
Equipped with three P-90s, the ES-5 was part of Gibson''s 1948 electric line expansion
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1953 Epiphone Century

March 11, 2010
A gorgeous Epiphone electric hollowbody
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Regal Esquire

March 11, 2010
Zach tries to track down the origins of an underdocumented Regal "Esquire"
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‘62 Fender Strat Neck Chiropractic Adjustment

March 11, 2010
Gently working the bow out of an otherwise pristine ''62 Fender neck
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1963 Gibson Firebird

March 11, 2010
Showing a little love to one of Gibson''s less revered models
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In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 2

March 11, 2010
A artist-owned bass is in terrible shape. Refinish it or not?
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Tidying Up a 1971 Gibson SG

February 11, 2010
A nice SG needs a few touch-ups to be back to gigging condition
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In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 1

February 11, 2010
Kevin stumbles upon a ''60 J-Bass owned by Walter Booker
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1967 Musicraft Messenger Guitar

February 11, 2010
This ahead-of-its-time guitar featured early technological advancements like an alloy neck, stereo output and built-in effects.
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1957 Gretsch Chet Atkins Hollowbody 6120

February 11, 2010
A perfect example of the Chet Atkins model used by greats like Duane Eddy
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1966 Fender Jazzmaster

February 11, 2010
It may not be a funky, cheap guitar, but sometimes a familiar, vintage piece is just what you need to see. That’s why we’re bringing you this pristine ’66 Jazzmaster.
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Marshall JCM-800 Combo

February 11, 2010
Background and value of a JCM-800 1x12 combo
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