The Flying V Turns 50 from Dolphin Music''s Gear Guide Blog An in-depth look at one of Gibson''s most unconventional designs in honor of the 50th anniversary of the

The Flying V Turns 50

from Dolphin Music''s Gear Guide Blog


An in-depth look at one of Gibson''s most unconventional designs in honor of the 50th anniversary of the guitar. The blog also includes their personal fave five Vs, conveniently all available for purchase at the online store that sponsors the blog...

Peavey''s Mike Stone Builds Matching Guitar/Bike

from Clutch and Chrome


First it was the OCC guitar and bike, now this collaboration with the Queensrÿche guitarist and bike designer Erik Beull.

Giving Hope with Six Strings

from The East York-Riverdale Mirror


An interesting read about a program called the Guitar Drop-In Lounge that provides guitar lessons for the homeless and others down on their luck.

The Onion''s Take on Guitarists

from The Onion


Check out these old-but-funny clips from The Onion featuring a typical day for Steve Vai and Stevie Ray''s biggest fan.
Pop Evil’s Nick Fuelling on Why James Hetfield Is “the Man”

Meanwhile, coguitarist Dave Grahs—the band’s resident punk rocker—reveals a surprisingly roots-y side.

See a sampling of picks used by famous guitarists over the years.

Marty Stuart

Submit your own artist pick collections to rebecca@premierguitar.com for inclusion in a future gallery.

Luthier Dave Helmer shows you how to cure buzzy strings, bad intonation, gnarly frets, high action, and other common troubles with off-the-shelf axes.

Guitars are the best. We love them. It’s fun to fall in love with a guitar at a store, buy it, and proudly bring it home. But we’ve all been there … where after a month that new guitar is just not playing as good as it was before. As guitar players, we know what feels good and what feels bad when it comes to playability. Maybe you have setup preferences that you like on all your guitars, or maybe you want to experiment with changes to your setup?

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