November 2019

Vintage Vault

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Vintage Vault: 1937 Gibson L-10

Vintage Vault: 1937 Gibson L-10

October 29, 2019
A classic archtop acoustic that helped define country music resurfaces at the right moment.
Vintage Vault: 1956 Gibson Les Paul

Vintage Vault: 1956 Gibson Les Paul

October 3, 2019
Do you dream of ’50s goldtops? You’re not alone.
Vintage Vault: 1968 Vincent Bell Coral Electric Sitar

Vintage Vault: 1968 Vincent Bell Coral Electric Sitar

August 25, 2019
A sonic touchstone from the psychedelic-rock era.
Vintage Vault: 1961 Fender Stratocaster

Vintage Vault: 1961 Fender Stratocaster

June 25, 2019
It was the Jazzmaster’s year in sales, but the Strat stood strong.
Vintage Vault: 1958 Gibson Les Paul Standard “Byrd” Burst

Vintage Vault: 1958 Gibson Les Paul Standard “Byrd” Burst

May 28, 2019
Spotlighting a “player grade” classic.
Vintage Vault: 1921 Washburn Model 1915 Style 1222

Vintage Vault: 1921 Washburn Model 1915 Style 1222

April 24, 2019
A little giant of the original parlor-guitar style still has stories to tell.
Vintage Vault: 1962 Gretsch Princess

Vintage Vault: 1962 Gretsch Princess

March 25, 2019
Designed for female players, this guitar had a brief reign but endures as a rare classic.
Vintage Vault: 1960s Silvertone 1446L

Vintage Vault: 1960s Silvertone 1446L

February 25, 2019
A close-up look at the “Chris Isaak” model.
Vintage Vault: 1967 Hagström F-300

Vintage Vault: 1967 Hagström F-300

January 17, 2019
A Swedish gem that's still got tons of rock ’n’ roll swagger—and a lot of switches!
Vintage Vault: 1967 Gibson ES-330TD

Vintage Vault: 1967 Gibson ES-330TD

December 17, 2018
A hollowbody thinline guitar with a sound that appealed to jazz players.
Vintage Vault: 1961 Martin F-55

Vintage Vault: 1961 Martin F-55

November 21, 2018
A rare electric that’s just finding its place on the collectability scale.
Vintage Vault: 1964 Gibson Dove

Vintage Vault: 1964 Gibson Dove

November 5, 2018
A 6-string rare bird with a bright, distinctive chirp.
Vintage Vault: 1962 Fender Telecaster Fiesta Red

Vintage Vault: 1962 Fender Telecaster Fiesta Red

October 10, 2018
A candy-colored and road-worn Tele with a few rare turns, including an ash body.
Vintage Vault: 1977 Travis Bean TB1000A Artist

Vintage Vault: 1977 Travis Bean TB1000A Artist

August 17, 2018
An aluminum-through-necked beauty that’s enjoying a renaissance in the world of heavy music.
Vintage Vault: 1960s Kay Swingmaster K763

Vintage Vault: 1960s Kay Swingmaster K763

July 20, 2018
A semi-hollow player’s workhorse ready for a second life.
Vintage Vault: 1955 Gibson L-5 CES

Vintage Vault: 1955 Gibson L-5 CES

July 5, 2018
Marvel at this post-World War II hollowbody, worn by play but still intact and all original.
Vintage Vault: 1979 Rickenbacker 362/12 Doubleneck

Vintage Vault: 1979 Rickenbacker 362/12 Doubleneck

May 24, 2018
A rare bird in mapleglo that’s double the 6-string fun!
Vintage Vault: 1960/’61 Hofner Committee

Vintage Vault: 1960/’61 Hofner Committee

April 25, 2018
A rare-bird version of the German builder’s top-of-the-line acoustic archtop.
Vintage Vault: 1965 Danelectro Model 3923 Doubleneck

Vintage Vault: 1965 Danelectro Model 3923 Doubleneck

March 27, 2018
A classic shorthorn that covers the highs and lows.
Vintage Vault: 1967 Gibson Trini Lopez Standard

Vintage Vault: 1967 Gibson Trini Lopez Standard

February 21, 2018
A vintage signature model benefits from “the Grohl Effect.”