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ARTICLES

The Kills: The Beautiful Chaos of Jamie Hince and Alison Mosshart

June 28, 2016
The punch-packing duo digs into the wide-ranging influences, weird alchemy, and haunted guitars on their fifth album together, Ash & Ice.
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Transistor-saurus Rex: Vintage Guitars with Onboard Amps

May 23, 2016
Flash back to an era when 6-string beasts with names like Teisco, Silvertone, Hofner, Wandre, Cipher, and Maier (quietly) roared.
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Tools for the Task: Travel Guitars

April 29, 2016
Ten alternatives to road-tripping with your full-size axe.
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Rig Rundown: The Kills' Jamie Hince and Alison Mosshart

April 13, 2016
This dynamic art-rock duo uses a classy combo of vintage Hofners, Gretsches, Selmers, and a few secret weapons to create a mesmerizing original sound.
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Hofner Releases the 60th Anniversary 500/1 Violin Bass

March 8, 2016
A strictly limited edition of 60 instruments to celebrate 60 years of the 500/1 Violin Bass.
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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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Höfner Launches Gold Label Guitars and Basses

January 15, 2013
Hagenau, Germany (January 15, 2012) – Launching today is the new Höfner Gold Label line of guitars and basses. Hofner Gold label Guitars are single instruments or very small
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Höfner Introduces the Limited Edition Black Violin Bass

October 10, 2012
Limited to 12 pieces this bass will appeal to bass players looking for a traditional instrument with a new contemporary styling.
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Höfner Announces the New President Limited Edition Guitar

July 3, 2012
This limited edition model of just 15 pieces worldwide is hand crafted in the Hagenau workshops Germany using the finest woods.
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Höfner Adds the Club Bass Model to Their Ignition Series

April 23, 2012
With a fully hollow body combined with a pair of Höfner 70s style “Staple” pickups players can easily capture that Hofner sound.
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120th Anniversary - Höfner

June 6, 2007
A lot of players know Höfner for their distinctive basses, but what’s one thing our readers should know about your instruments?
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