PRS Unveils the Private Stock Custom 24 8-String

August 19, 2016
Only eight of these instruments will be made for August 2016, commemorating Private Stock’s 20th Anniversary.
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SNAMM '16 - Jackson Guitars Scott Ian King V KVT, SLAT7-FF, & SLAT8-FF Demos

July 20, 2016
Learn about some new extended-range instruments and get the scoop on the new signature axe for Anthrax's head thrasher.
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Fishman Unveils Fluence Modern 8-String Humbucker Pickup

July 17, 2015
Line of Multi-Voice pickups expands to include 8-string models.
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Legator Guitars Releases the Ninja Pro 300 Series

June 12, 2015
The Ninja Pro 300 is available in 6-, 7-, 8-, and 9-string versions.
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Musikmesse ' 15 - Aristides Instruments 060 and 080 Demos

May 5, 2015
See and hear samples of the Netherlands company's newest body style in 6- and 8-string configurations.
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Aristides Instruments Unveils the 080

April 22, 2015
The first model from the company to be constructed of 100 percent man-made materials and features no wood—not even the fretboard.
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Oakland Axe Factory Introduces Line of Headless Guitars

March 27, 2015
The new models will be available in 6-, 7-, and 8-string versions.
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NAMM '15 - Kiesel Guitars Neil Zaza Signature California Carved Top & Vader V8 Demos

February 16, 2015
The offspring of Carvin launches their first signature and 8-string axes.
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B.C. Rich Releases Six Extended Range Guitars

September 4, 2014
All six models are now available worldwide in iconic Warlock, V and Villain body shapes.
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Caparison Guitars Introduces the Apple Horn 8

September 2, 2014
Mattias “IA” Eklundh's signature model sports a 27" scale length and is loaded with a Floyd Rose trem.
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Jackson Guitars Announces New Summer Models Including Phil Demmel Signature King V

July 31, 2013
Jackson Guitars introduces thirteen new models within their JS and X series.
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Jackson Guitars Introduces New 7- and 8-String Models

June 19, 2013
Jackson three new models for summer, in both 7- and 8-string flavors.
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Seymour Duncan Releases the Sentient Pickup

June 3, 2013
Seymour Duncan has announced a new neck pickup designed especially for 7- and 8-string guitars.
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Musikmesse '13 - Jackson Guitars X Series SLAT8 Demo

April 23, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where PG's Shawn Hammond visits the Jackson Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to a hear demo of the X Series SLAT8.
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Rig Rundown - Animals as Leaders' Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes

April 3, 2013
Premier Guitar's Rebecca Dirks is on location in Chicago where she catches up with Animals As Leaders guitarists Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes. In this segment, the guys discuss their 8-string guitars, the patches they use on their Axe-FX, and why they still incorporate a traditional amp head and cab into their rigs.
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Jackson Guitars Announces New Seven and Eight-String Models

March 8, 2013
Jackson Guitars announces the release of the USA Select B7, USA Select B7 Deluxe, USA Select B8, and USA Select B8 Deluxe.
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Rig Rundown - Meshuggah's Fredrik Thordendal, Marten Hagstrom, & Dick Lovgren

March 6, 2013

Premier Guitar is on location in Chicago where Rebecca Dirks visits with Kent Eriksson, Meshuggah's tech for guitarists Fredrik Thordendal, Marten Hagstrom, and bassist Dick Lovgren. He talks about their current live setups including signature 8-string and 7-string Ibanez guitars and Warwick basses, and how each member uses the Fractal Audio Axe-Fx.

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Martin Style A Mandolin

May 11, 2012
Martin mandolins are not worth nearly as much as their guitars, they were a vital component in Martin’s success in the early 20th century.
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Cassandra Elk Designs Vootar

January 14, 2010
Designed by Klaus Voorman (Beatles Revolver cover) and sporting eight strings, the Vootar is unlike any we''ve ever seen.
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Taylor Baritone 8-String Acoustic Guitar Review

December 17, 2009
Taylor grows up and takes risks with the new Baritone 8-String acoustic. The result is one of 2010''s early must-haves.
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