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Knaggs Guitars Releases the Keya J

May 22, 2020
A double-cutaway model with a mahogany body, a set mahogany neck, and East Indian rosewood fretboard.
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Knaggs Guitars Releases the Kenai J

November 5, 2019
A flat top version of their Kenai model that's available in eight different colors and four different pickup configurations.
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Knaggs Guitars Releases the Doug Rappoport Signature Kenai

May 8, 2017
A classic single-cutaway guitar loaded with Seymour Duncan pickups.
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Knaggs Guitars Introduces the Severn X

October 21, 2016
Based on their successful Severn model, Knaggs Guitars announced the addition of the Severn X.
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NAMM '16 - Knaggs Guitars Steve Stevens SSC, Severn HB & Choptank HSS HB Demos

February 11, 2016
The Maryland-based luthier shows off his latest 6-string creations including an updated model for Billy Idol's guitar slinger.
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Knaggs Guitars Unveils Hollowbody Models

November 30, 2015
Each model is available with various pickup configurations and either a hardtail or a Knaggs-designed Hinge tremolo.
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NAMM '15 - Knaggs Guitars Steve Stevens Signature SS2 Demo

February 4, 2015
Luthier Joe Knaggs updates his most successful artist model with an overhaul complete with a new red sparkle finish.
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GALLERY: People of NAMM, Part 2

January 30, 2015
We put faces to the names of all those gear personalities you’ve heard about.
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Knaggs Guitars Unveils the SS2 Steve Stevens Signature Model

November 18, 2014
Sales of the signature models will help benefit MusiCares.
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Steve Stevens: Vital to Idol

October 2, 2014
Billy Idol’s riff master talks about recording Kings & Queens of the Underground, developing a signature vibrato, and getting spit on at early Idol gigs.
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Knaggs Guitars Introduces New Tremolo System

April 10, 2014
The Choptank models will have the option for a proprietary tremolo system.
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Knaggs Guitars Introduces Creation Series

November 25, 2013
The Creation Series will consist of one-off custom instruments designed by luthier Joe Knaggs.
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Knaggs Severn Trembuck Tier 3 Review

October 23, 2013
This luxurious solidbody is wildly versatile and playable.
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Rig Rundown - Billy Idol's Steve Stevens

August 21, 2013
Steve Stevens shows us his entire Billy Idol live setup, including his signature Knaggs guitars and Friedman amps, as well as the toy ray gun he modified for the "Rebel Yell" solo.
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Knaggs Guitars Releases Chesapeake Series "Severn Trembuck"

Knaggs Guitars Releases Chesapeake Series "Severn Trembuck"

May 31, 2013
Knaggs Guitars has introduced a new Chesapeake Series model–the Severn Trembuck.
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NAMM '12 - Knaggs Guitars Kipawa Acoustic

February 1, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is On Location in Anaheim, CA, for the 2012 NAMM Show where she visits the Knaggs Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and learn more about their newest acoustic model -- the Kipawa.
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Knaggs Guitars Choptank and Kenai Electric Guitar Reviews

Knaggs Guitars Choptank and Kenai Electric Guitar Reviews

February 15, 2011
Two solidbody boutique beauties from the former PRS designer''s new line of classic-inspired instruments
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April 15, 2010
Storied luthier Joe Knaggs launches his new high-end guitar company. Here''s the story on the past, present and future of Knaggs Guitars.
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Knaggs Guitars - Kenai, Choptank, Severn, Keya

April 8, 2010
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Frankfurt, Germany for the 2010 Musikmesse show where he swings by the Knaggs Guitars booth. In this segment we get to check out Joe Knaggs (formerly of PRS Guitars) new line of guitars.

The Knaggs Guitars lineup of models includes the Kenai, Patuxant, Choptank, Severn, Sheyenne, Keya and the Choptank bass. All the models (excluding the Choptank bass) are built upon a three-layer tier system providing guitarists a plethora of options, including types of tonewoods, inlay designs, inlay materials, purfling and pickup choices to make sure every choice or preference is covered within the realm of Knaggs Guitars.

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