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The Year in Gear 2016

November 28, 2016
Come with us, time travelers, as we revisit a year’s worth of axes, amps, stomps, basses, baritones, and other tools of our music-making trade—all deemed worthy of the Premier Gear Award.
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Charvel Pro-Mod San Dimas Style 1 HH FR Review

September 7, 2016
The San Dimas lives again in a more versatile incarnation.
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Charvel Releases the USA Select Series

August 30, 2016
The four new models tap straight into original-era Charvel DNA.
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Charvel Introduces Limited-Edition Guthrie Govan Model

August 11, 2016
The next evolution of Govan's popular signature model.
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Charvel Announces Flagship USA Select Series

June 25, 2016
The series includes the San Dimas Style 1 HSS FR, San Dimas Style 1 HSS HT, So-Cal Style 1 HSS FR, and San Dimas Style 2 HH FR models.
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Charvel Announces New San Dimas and So-Cal Guitars

February 8, 2016
The models offer six discrete tonal variations by using the push-pull volume control in conjunction with the three-way switch.
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NAMM '16 - Charvel Guitars Pro Mod San Dimas Demo

January 22, 2016
Take a ride alongside the hottest super strat at this year's show.
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Guthrie Govan: New Approaches

July 23, 2015
The maestro on the Aristocrats’ Tres Caballeros, pedal problems, and the other instrument he wants to master.
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Steven Wilson and Guthrie Govan: To Shred or Not to Shred?

March 12, 2015
Player, producer, and Porcupine Tree frontman Wilson reunites with shred king Govan for another epic concept album.
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Charvel Announces San Dimas, So-Cal, and Warren DeMartini Models

January 22, 2015
The DeMartini model includes a Custom-Designed Seymour Duncan humbucker, alder body, and quartersawn rock maple neck.
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Charvel Releases the Pro Mod Series Super Stock SD1 FR Special Edition

October 8, 2014
Features include a quartersawn maple neck with an oil finish and comfortable Pro Mod profile, compound-radius rosewood fingerboard (12”-16”), andSeymour Duncan ’59 (neck) and JB (bridge) humbucking pickups.
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Charvel Announces New Pro Mod Super Stock Special Edition

August 1, 2014
The limited-run model features Seymour Duncan pickups, 22 jumbo frets, and Floyd Rose double-locking trem.
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Rig Rundown: All That Remains' Oli Herbert and Mike Martin

November 22, 2013
The East Coast shredders talk about their favorite Jackson and Charvel axes, how they fell in love with the EVH 5150III heads, and what are there go-to boxes.
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The Aristocrats' Guthrie Govan and Bryan Beller: Rock and Awe

August 15, 2013
Go inside the sessions for The Aristocrats' new album, Culture Clash, and see what Guthrie Govan and Bryan Beller have to say about life on the road, breaking boundaries, and Govan's disdain for double-locking trems.
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Guthrie Govan Teams Up with Charvel Guitars

July 22, 2013
U.K. shredder Guthrie Govan joins the Charvel roster.
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Rig Rundown - Steven Wilson and Guthrie Govan

May 20, 2013

Premier Guitar is on location in Chicago, Illinois where Jason Shadrick catches up with Steven Wilson and Guthrie Govan. In this segment, the two discuss and demo their rigs.

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Charvel Annouces Return of Pro-Mod Series

April 12, 2013
Charvel is proud to announce the reintroduction of the Pro-Mod series of guitars.
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NAMM '13 - Charvel Guitars Pro Mod Series San Dimas and So-Cal

February 13, 2013
PG's Rich Osweiler is on location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Charvel Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see the Pro Mod Series San Dimas and So-Cal.
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Charvel Introduces the New Desolation Series Models

January 11, 2012
New DST and DX guitars mark the return of classic Charvel Star and Soloist body styles in modern Desolation form.
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Video Review - Charvel Desolation Skatecaster SK-1 ST Electric Guitar

November 17, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest review of the Charvel Desloation Skatecaster SK-1 ST electric guitar that was featured as a November 2011 Web Exclusive review, and can be read online, in its entirety --
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