We cherry-picked the essential guitar-centric happenings from Chicago’s three-day celebration, including performances from Johnny Marr, Elvis Costello, Incubus, Weezer, Bad Religion, Jesus Lizard, and more!

Incubus’ Mike Einziger

When we spoke with Mike in 2012, he shared that carpal tunnel syndrome was dictating his gear choices (especially guitars and guitar necks) and he was mainly playing Music Man Albert Lee signature models. Things must’ve improved, as he brought out his old friend during Riot Fest—a thinline Tele, a guitar he’s favored since the early 2000s.

Taylor AD27e Demo | First Look

A creatively executed all solid-maple dread' sings with sweet sustain and in mellow moods.

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Master builder Dennis Galuszka recreates the legendary "Chicago" guitarist's legacy with a collectible, limited run guitar.

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