October 2020

 

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Rig Rundown: Brendan Benson [2020]

April 15, 2020
A trip into the bona fide Raconteurs guitarist's inner lair of rare vintage acoustics, super vibey amps, and a few choice goldtops.
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First Look: Guild X-175 Manhattan Special

March 30, 2020
Thanks to its DeArmond Dynasonic pickups, true hollowbody tone delights await in this classy and handsomely styled 6-string that won't break the bank.
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Rig Rundown: Rick Beato

February 19, 2020
One of YouTube’s leading music authorities opens up his well-stocked studio and shares the stories behind some of his most cherished gear.
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Guild Announces New X-175 Manhattan

January 3, 2020
Updates include a pair of DeArmond Dynasonics pickups.
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NAMM '19 - Guild F-55, F-512 & DS-240 Memoir Demos

January 25, 2019
Listen to a few classic-sounding acoustics that have roots dating back to the earliest days of the company.
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Rig Rundown: Emma Ruth Rundle

January 16, 2019
The moody goth-folk songstress and her 6-string compatriot Evan Patterson detail the off-kilter double-cuts, dual-amp configurations, and reverb-dripping boards that give life to their jangly, ambient washes and doomy, crashing crescendos.
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The Year in Gear 2018

The Year in Gear 2018

November 20, 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.
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Rig Rundown: Pokey LaFarge

September 26, 2018
The Americana stylist and his band favor a minimalist approach to create their throwback sounds.
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Guild Jetstar Review

July 31, 2018
Another Guild oddity rises Phoenix-like from the ashes—fit and in fighting form.
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SNAMM '18 - Guild Starfire IV 12-ST 12-String & F-512

June 30, 2018
Looks like 12-string fever has arrived with the release of a pair of American-made guitars that combine style with jangle.
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NAMM '18 - Guild F-55 Jumbo & Jetstar Demos

February 7, 2018
The last of the company’s unissued acoustic models takes a bow, and a new solidbody electric embraces the hot-rod designs of the late ’50s.
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Quick Hit: Guild Jumbo Junior Bass Review

February 4, 2018
An acoustic bass that’s easy to transport, has big tones, is well constructed, and priced right.
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Guild Unveils 2018 Models

January 4, 2018
The latest offerings include the D240-E FM, a reintroduction of the F-40, and the return of the Jetstar.
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Gear Award 2017

Gear of the Year 2017

November 7, 2017
Another year, another dazzling parade of pedals, guitars, amps, modelers, and accessories that made our noggins spin.
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SNAMM '17 - Guild Guitars Jumbo Junior Bass Demo

July 20, 2017
One of the company's classic shapes gets the low-end treatment.
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Flattop Finesse: Acoustic Steel-String Review Roundup

June 15, 2017
Three new acoustics from Guild, Cort, and Art & Lutherie.
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New Gear Showcase 2017

New Gear Showcase 2017: Pt. 1

March 16, 2017
Check out part one of this year's New Gear Showcase gallery!
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NAMM '17 - Guild M-240E Troubadour, D-40 Traditional & D-55 Demos

January 26, 2017
The California company introduces three new flattops, including one with a passive, humbucking soundhole pickup.
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NAMM 2017 Day 1

GALLERY: NAMM 2017 Day 1

January 19, 2017
Guitars, amps, and stomps we saw on our first day at the Anaheim gear show.
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Guild Guitars Releases a Handful of New Models at NAMM

January 17, 2017
Back after a two-year hiatus is the D-55, Guild's flagship dreadnought acoustic.
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