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Line 6 Unveils the Variax Shuriken

January 22, 2017
Line 6 and guitarist Stevic MacKay co-design a new addition to the Variax family that features a new body shape, baritone scale length, and all the versatility Variax technology has to offer.
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NAMM '17 - Collings 360 Baritone Demo

January 21, 2017
The Texas-based company expands their popular 6-string into an extended-range instrument.
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Cort Introduces the NDX Baritone Acoustic-Electric Guitar

January 3, 2017
The baritone has a slightly elongated scale length of 27", making it easier to play and stay in tune in low-B tuning.
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Esoterik Guitars Unveils LK27 Baritone Model

July 18, 2016
A neck-thru baritone loaded with Seymour Duncan pickups.
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Janet Feder: Prepared for All Genres

March 31, 2016
A free-thinking experimental guitarist talks about creating surprising sounds with her baritone guitars, sans stompboxes, on her adventurous new album, THISCLOSE.
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PRS SE 277 Baritone Review

January 19, 2016
This B-to-B-tuned 6-string is easy to play and boasts versatile, articulate, wide-ranging tones.
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Reverend Descent H90 Baritone Review

January 4, 2016
Though not as simple to operate as it seems, this deep-voiced 6-string may be the most versatile bari on the market.
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PRS Guitars Unveils SE 277 Semi-Hollow Soapbar and SE 277 Baritones

November 18, 2015
Both baritones offer a taut muscular low end with powerful aggressive tones.
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Musikmesse '15 - Godin Guitars A6 Ultra Baritone

May 14, 2015
The Canadian company unveils a long-scale version of their popular acoustic-electric line.
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NAMM '15 - Reverend Guitars Bayonet RA90 and Descent H90 Baritone Demos

February 16, 2015
Joe Naylor walks us through his two newest Railhammer-equipped 6-strings.
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Jericho Guitars Releases the Avenger Baritone

March 26, 2014
The Texas-based company delivers their new long-scale model.
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Deep 6: A Brief History of the Tragically Underused Electric Baritone Guitar

March 4, 2014
Tucked in a register between standard guitar and bass guitar, the baritone has a sound and vibe all its own. Discover what makes this 6-string so appealing to songwriters, studio guitarists, and rockers.
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Eastwood Guitars Airline Map Baritone Review

February 20, 2014
An oddball classic—reborn as a baritone—is well-built and super fun!
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DIY: How to Convert Your Electric Guitar to a Baritone

March 27, 2013

In this step-by-step tutorial, Nashville guitar tech John LeVan demonstrates how to convert an electric guitar with a bolt-on neck into a growling baritone. He also offers valuable tips on installing tuners, adjusting a truss rod, filing nut slots, balancing pickup output, and setting intonation.

Also see our photo and text tutorial here.


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NAMM '13 - Veillette Guitars Grand 16" Baritone 12-String, Merlin, Flyer, & Gryphon 12-String Demos

February 18, 2013
PG's Charles Saufley is on location in Anaheim, California, where he visits the Veillette Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear demos of their four newest instruments -- Grand 16" Baritone 12-String, Merlin, Flyer, & Gryphon 12-String.
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Review Demo - TV Jones Spectra Sonic C Melody Guitar

November 6, 2012
http://www.premierguitar.com/Magazine/Issue/2012/Nov/TV_Jones_Spectra_Sonic_C_Melody_Electric_Guitar_Review.aspx

Click the link above to read the review on the TV Jones Spectra Sonic C Melody Baritone Electric Guitar.
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TV Jones Spectra Sonic C Melody Electric Guitar Review

October 8, 2012
The TV Jones Spectra Sonic C Melody doesn’t disappoint in any regard other than the semi-steep price.
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1963 Fender Bass VI and 1966 Fender Bassman

June 8, 2012
Cream’s Jack Bruce and The Shadows’ Jet Harris were among those who explored the Bass VI’s soloing capability.
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How to Convert Your Axe to a Baritone

February 10, 2012
Although converting to a bari is a job just about any player can handle, there’s a lot more to it than just swapping the existing neck with a long-scale replacement. Here, ace Nashville repairman John LeVan walks you step-by-step through making yours sound spectacular and play like butter.
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Gibson Les Paul Studio Baritone Electric Guitar Review

July 19, 2011
This new bari Les Paul has a lot in common with Gibson’s original release. It employs the same 28" scale, which means its one-piece mahogany neck is a full 3 1/2" longer than a standard Les Paul’s.
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