February 2020

Carvin

NAMM '15 - Carvin Amplifiers S600 Stagemate Portable P.A. System Demo

February 21, 2015
Get the lowdown on their newest acoustic amp/PA system that's designed for performers on the move.
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NAMM '15 - Kiesel Guitars Neil Zaza Signature California Carved Top & Vader V8 Demos

February 16, 2015
The offspring of Carvin launches their first signature and 8-string axes.
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Carvin Announces the Launch of Kiesel Guitars

January 24, 2015
Kiesel Guitars will take control of the guitar and bass manufacturing and sales of all Carvin and Kiesel brand instruments.
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Carvin Guitars Introduces Zebrawood Fretboards

August 28, 2014
Zebrawood has a very exotic look with its heavy streaking.
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Carvin Releases Neil Zaza Signature Model

May 27, 2014
The NZ624 takes all the features of our popular CT624 California Carved Top guitar and adds many upgraded options.
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Animals as Leaders: Always in Motion

May 1, 2014
Prog-metal titans Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes dissect their most boundary-breaking release to date.
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NAMM '14 - Carvin BX700 Bass Amp & PB5 5-String Bass Demos

February 24, 2014
The California-based company keeps the low-end fresh by adding three new bass heads and a several 5-string basses to its highly-customizable catalog.
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Carvin PB4 Review

February 21, 2014
A sleek, light, and versatile take on the P-style bass.
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NAMM '14 - Carvin CTC624C, SCB6M, DC7X Demo

February 13, 2014
The Californian direct-to-consumer shop offers new carve-top bodies and unleash a new 7-string model.
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Carvin Announces PB4 and PB5 Classic Bolt-Neck Basses

July 10, 2013
These exciting new instruments take the looks that bassists appreciate, and combines them with contemporary features as found on other Carvin basses.
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Carvin HH2 Allan Holdsworth Electric Guitar Review

February 4, 2013
Boasting a headstock-free design, all-in-one bridge, tailpiece, and tuner assembly affixed to its tail end, Carvin''s new HH2 will evoke thoughts of Steinberger for many.
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Carvin Releases California Carved Top CT7 Seven-String Guitar

December 11, 2012
The guitars are available with figured or plain tops and come in any of the Carvin Custom Shop''s standard colors.
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More Carvin Belair Mods

September 5, 2012
Let’s dive into two more mods.
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Reducing Output in a Carvin Belair 212

August 10, 2012
It is stock and the clean channel [channel 1] sounds great, but the dirty channel [2] is muddy.
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Rig Rundown - Steve Vai

August 8, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is on location at Steve Vai's Harmony Hut studio in Los Angeles. In this video, Steve shows you which of his signature Ibanez guitars he's taking out on tour and which made an appearance on his latest album, how he uses his signature Carvin Legacy Amps, and why the Axe-FX II has replaced most effects in his rig.
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Carvin VL300 Legacy 3 Amp Review

June 8, 2012
Steve Vai and Carvin''s latest collaboration.
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Carvin Announces the JB200C Jason Becker Tribute Guitar

May 11, 2012
A reissue of the flamed blue guitar made famous in his “kiss” photo where Jason kissed the neck of his Carvin.
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Carvin Brian Bromberg B24P Signature Bass Review

February 10, 2012
The new B24P bass is one of the two models resulting from Bromberg''s partnership with Carvin (there’s also a 5-string version of the Bromberg bass), and it’s one hell of a tool for dishing out low-end rumble.
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