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April 2015

Articles by Zachary Fjestad

Hot-Rodded Fender Guitars

January 15, 2009
A look at the history behind Fender''s Hot Rodded line of guitars
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Gibson Melody Maker

December 16, 2008
An old Gibson Melody Maker resurfaces in Germany
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Gibson Mandolin

November 11, 2008
This month, an old Gibson mando is passed down.
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Effects…in an Amplifier!

October 13, 2008
Hey Zach, I have one of those Fender modeling amps called the Cyber Deluxe. It has all kinds of controls, knobs, buttons, and a built-in tuner. I used it
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Firebird Folklore

September 9, 2008
This month, Zach discovers a 1981 Gibson Firebird with a few peculiarities.
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Action Jackson

August 15, 2008
A history of Jackson and Charvel guitars.
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Martin is Electric

July 10, 2008
Hello Zach, I’ve read several of your articles in past issues of PG, and I’m finally writing to get some information on one of my many guitars. I picked
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A Collings Conundrum

June 10, 2008
Hello Trash or Treasure, I’ve owned quite a few guitars over the years, and I like to think of myself as more than a novice when it comes to
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Fender Concert

May 12, 2008
Have you been to a garage sale or auction and saw an old acoustic guitar labeled Fender and laughed at the notion? Well, hold your breath because this month in Trash or Treasure we discover Fender has been producing acoustics for over a half a century.
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The Guitorgan

April 9, 2008
Hey Zach! I have an oldie but goodie for you: the way-cool Guitorgan. I’ve owned it for several years and I’m not as much interested in the value as
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