Read the September 2018 Issue

7-String

ARTICLES

Solar Guitars Announces New BOP Artist LTD Signature Models

July 3, 2018
The new models feature a solid swamp ash body with a black open pore finish, EverTune bridge, and Grover locking tuners.
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NAMM '18 - ESP LTD M-1007MS Demo

January 26, 2018
Take a listen to the company's first 7-string, multi-scale monster, which comes loaded with custom-designed Seymour Duncan pickups.
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Cort Expands its KX Series With the 7-string KX500FF

January 22, 2018
The guitars' fanned frets provide a 25.5" to 27" multiscale neck.
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Ormsby Guitars Unveils the Goliath GTR

January 19, 2018
An ergonomic design that comes in 6-, 7-, and 8-string flavors.
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PRS Unveils 2018 SE Series

November 7, 2017
For 2018, there is a striking new finish, extended range tweaks, an artist addition, a refinement of the SE Standard family, and PRS’s flagship guitar is adding a new look and a left-handed version.
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NAMM '17 - Michael Kelly Guitars 507 7-String Demo

February 22, 2017
Check out a traditional take on an extended-range instrument.
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NAMM '17 - Mayones Hydra and Custom 35th Anniversary Model Demos

February 12, 2017
The boutique Polish builders debut a headless design and a celebratory “super strat,” both with mind-boggling workmanship.
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SNAMM '16 - Jackson Guitars Scott Ian King V KVT, SLAT7-FF, & SLAT8-FF Demos

July 20, 2016
Learn about some new extended-range instruments and get the scoop on the new signature axe for Anthrax's head thrasher.
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Ibanez Fortifies Iron Label Line with S Series Models

July 15, 2016
Ibanez expands with two new 6-string guitars and one new 7-string model.
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SNAMM '16 - Michael Tobias Design AG6 Synth and Rubicon 7-String Demos

July 4, 2016
Luthier Michael Tobias dips his toe into the 7-string arena and brings an ultra-versatile bass that can go from traditional low-end tones, to synth, and even guitar, in a flash.
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Kiesel Guitars Unveils the Aries AM6 and Aries AM7

December 1, 2015
The Aries Multiscale Series features an aggressively beveled body with sculpted horns.
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Kiesel Guitars Announces the Aries A6 and Aries A7

September 21, 2015
The series features an aggressively beveled body, reminiscent of the popular SCB Series, providing modern looks with comfortable playing.
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Legator Guitars Releases the Ninja Pro 300 Series

June 12, 2015
The Ninja Pro 300 is available in 6-, 7-, 8-, and 9-string versions.
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Musikmesse '15 - Claas Guitars Moby Dick Demo

May 14, 2015
Check out the German company's newest 7-string that is equipped with EMG pickups.
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Oakland Axe Factory Introduces Line of Headless Guitars

March 27, 2015
The new models will be available in 6-, 7-, and 8-string versions.
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Caparison Guitars Releases the Dellinger Prominence

February 6, 2015
Both 6- and 7-string models are available.
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Gibson Announces the Les Paul Classic 7 String

October 14, 2014
The guitar comes loaded with a Seymour Duncan ’59+ in the neck position and JB in the bridge.
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B.C. Rich Releases Six Extended Range Guitars

September 4, 2014
All six models are now available worldwide in iconic Warlock, V and Villain body shapes.
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Aristides 070 Review

April 3, 2014
Unparalleled playability and rugged stability from a sweet-sounding, boldly styled composite 7-string.
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