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The Year in Gear 2018

Step inside Premier Guitar’s magical, miraculous time machine and revisit the gear that stood head and shoulders above the rest as Premier Gear Award winners in 2018.


Grez Mendocino

Featuring an ultra-playable neck and Lollar Gold Foil pickups that brilliantly communicate dynamics and a full-spectrum tone rainbow, the light-as-a-feather chambered redwood Mendocino knocked us out with both its earthy sensitivity and top-flight construction. Six-string simplicity has rarely sounded so completely exquisite.

$2,800 street

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