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PG Exclusive! Devin Townsend Interviews Steve Vai

October 10, 2016
More than two decades after Townsend’s big break as a teenager singing for guitar “Svengali” Vai, the pair convenes to discuss the recent project that brought them full circle.
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Framus Expands Legacy Acoustic Series

November 30, 2015
The new instruments feature solid spruce tops with East Indian rosewood back and sides.
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SNAMM '15 - Framus Pro Series Mayfield Legacy Demo

July 24, 2015
The German company offers a more affordable option for their high-end, handmade electrics.
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Framus Release German Pro Series

April 24, 2015
The tone woods for the series are naturally air dried, hand selected, and glued at the Markneukirchen factory.
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Framus Unveils the Phil XG Signature Guitar

April 2, 2015
A sleek rock machine loaded with a single Arcane PX 8 humbucker.
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Framus Unveils Legacy Acoustic Series

March 6, 2015
All four basic models—Dreadnought, Folk, Grand Auditorium and Parlor—are crafted with either solid spruce or solid mahogany tops.
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NAMM '14 - Framus Idolmaker Demo

January 24, 2014
Watch a demo of Framus' brand new guitar model with a fresh body design.
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Musicon Valley: The Home of German Lutherie

January 16, 2014
PG’s German correspondent guides us through the storied town of Markneukirchen in the heart of Germany’s “Music Corner,” where centuries-old instrument-making traditions live on.
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Framus Guitars and Warwick Basses Announce New Flight Cases

June 5, 2013
Framus and Warwick have redesigned their flight cases.
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NAMM '13 - Framus Panthera 8-String & Strato Deluxe Demos

January 30, 2013
PG's Shawn Hammond is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Framus booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Framus' Panthera 8-String and Strato Deluxe guitars.
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Framus Announces New Models for 2013

January 18, 2013
The Wolf Hoffman signature model, Panthera 8-string, AK 1974 S, 24-fret Diablo, and 5/168 Golden Strato De Luxe comprise Framus'' 2013 lineup.
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GALLERY: Mike Robinson’s Wacky 1960s Electric Collection

February 28, 2012
A sampling of Airline, Domino, Eko, Kustom, Hagstrom, and more from the collection of Eastwood Guitars founder Mike Robinson.
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NAMM '12 - Framus Vintage 5/120 Billy Lorento, Vintage 5/150 Star Bass, and Earl Slick Signature

February 14, 2012
PG's Rich Osweiler is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show where he visits the Framus booth. In this segment, we get to see and learn more about Framus newes guitar and bass models -- the Vintage 5/120 Billy Lorento, the Vintage 5/150 Star Bass (famously used by the Rolling Stones' Bill Wyman in the early '60s), and the Earl Slick Signature Artist Series.
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Framus Hollywood DC Electric Guitar Review

October 18, 2011
The new 24 3/4"-scale Hollywood DC is based on the original Hollywood 5/131—a model that originated as Framus’ late-’50s bid to meet the demand for rock-oriented guitars.
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The Monsters of High Gain

November 16, 2010
We gathered 13 of the hottest high-gain amps on the market, brought in ace guitarists Misha Mansoor (Periphery) and Ty Dietzler (Thousand Foot Krutch), and let the cameras roll.
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Framus-Diablo Series; Warwick-Jagermeister Bass

April 8, 2010
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2010 Musikmesse show where he visits the Framus and Warwick booth. In this segment, we get to check out some new guitars from Framus and new basses from Warwick.

This year, Framus has re-done several iterations of their popular models - the Diablo and Panthera. In this segment, we get to check out some standard models and custom shop offerings. All the guitars feature Seymour Duncan pickups and Framus' exquisite high-gloss finishes.

On the Warwick side of things, we get to check out a Jagermeister bass, Robert Trujillo's (Metallica) new signature bass (based of the Streamer LX4 model) and Adam Clayton's (U2) new signature bass.

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NAMM '10 - Framus New Panthera & Diablo Designs

February 1, 2010
PG's Joe Coffey is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for NAMM 2010 where he visits the Framus Guitars booth. In this segment, we see the updated versions of Framus' most popular models; the Panthera and Diablo. Also, we get to check out some of the possibilities within the Framus Custom Shop.
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Premier Collector #11: Unique & Custom Basses

May 5, 2009
Ron Johnson has an impressive collection of 12-string basses and more
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