Cool, stunning and somewhat odd guitars we''ve seen in Montreal so far

Here are some of the cool guitars our guys on the scene at the Montreal Guitar Show have seen so far. This is the first year that electric guitars have been at the show, and there's a lot to like from some builders you may not know. You can catch our updates and photos from the show in real time by following us on Twitter.

Tonnard Silver Top - website

Richard Baudry guitar - website

Seafoam maple quilt, semi-hollow, Bigsby with lipstick pickup Mike Potvin guitar - website

The love children of a Tele/Jr. Hookup... Check out these babies from Potvin Guitars
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Multi-scale goodness by Greg German - website

When hockey and guitars collide: Vincent Latulippe - only in Canada! - website

George Gruhn checking out a Julius Borges acoustic - website

Must-see woodworking... Dagmar Guitars - website

Chihoe Hahn with a sparkle Tele. -

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