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SNAMM '16 - Michael Kelly Mod Shop 50 Burl Burst Demo | 2016 Mod Shop Models

July 8, 2016
See what happens when you put one of the brand's 1950s instruments through their new Mod Shop and beef it up with upgraded pickups and electronics.
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GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2016 Day 3

June 25, 2016
The final day of NAMM is in the books and here's a final look at the latest and greatest from the show floor.
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Michael Kelly Expands Mod Shop with Mod Shop 50 Burl Deluxe

June 22, 2016
This is a customized version of Michael Kelly’s popular burl and gold adorned Custom Collection model that has been modified around new pickups from Seymour Duncan.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Introduces the Patriot Striped Ebony to Custom Collection Series

April 25, 2016
Michael Kelly Custom Collection is a special grouping of limited-edition, short-run products with special woods, inlays, and hard-to-create specialty colors.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Introduces the Hybrid 55

March 29, 2016
The stealthy acoustic guitar sonic option is possible thanks to a Fishman VT Powerbridge and a Fishman Powerchip.
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NAMM '16 - Michael Kelly Guitars TV50 FOR, Mod Shop Series & Custom Collection Demos

February 14, 2016
Get a taste of the brand's newest T-style that's loaded with TV Jones Duo-Trons.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Introduces the CC50 Fralin Guitar

January 23, 2016
Michael Kelly Guitars is once again teaming up with Lindy Fralin for the Michael Kelly CC50 Fralin.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Unveils Mod Shop Options

January 11, 2016
The new Mod Shop offers the option to select from seven different mods done in the U.S.A. shop on some of their best-selling models.
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Michael Kelly Introduces the Custom Collection 50 Vintage

December 9, 2015
A throwback to the early days of bolt on electric guitars.
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The Year in Gear 2015

November 24, 2015
Our favorite guitars, basses, amps, effects, and accessories from the last 12 months.
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Michael Kelly Guitars and Lindy Fralin Unveil the Mod Shop 55

October 23, 2015
A customized version of their 1955 model with new electronic modifications and Lindy Fralin pickups.
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Michael Kelly Triad 10E 10-String Review

October 6, 2015
Michael Kelly streamlines the 12-string concept, delivering dazzlingly complex sounds at an attractive price.
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NAMM '15 - Michael Kelly Guitars Triad 10E and 1967 Demos

February 19, 2015
Check out two of the newest offerings from the "boutique-on-a-budget" brand.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Announces the Triad Acoustic Guitar Line

January 20, 2015
Consistent between all four models are the exotic wood, three piece backs, a solid spruce top, flamed okoume sides, and zero-endpin bridge.
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Michael Kelley Guitars Introduces the 1960s Series

January 19, 2015
Each model features a humbucker and two single coil pickup configuration and a 25.5” scale bolt-on maple neck.
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Summer NAMM '14 - Michael Kelly Rick Turner S6 Demo

July 30, 2014
Check out this collaboration between two veteran luthiers.
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Michael Kelly Guitars Teams with Iconic Luthier Rick Turner

July 15, 2014
The new line will debut at the Summer NAMM trade show and begin shipping worldwide in September.
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Michael Kelly Releases 1950s Line of Guitars

January 16, 2014
All five models feature an exotic wood top and contoured arm cut, master volume and master tone controls, a three-way pickup selector, and coil taps
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