November 2018

P-90-Equipped

ARTICLES

SNAMM '18 - Elliott Guitars Halocaster and Pine Top Demos

July 5, 2018
A mashup of two classic models results in fun, twangy tones. Also, check out two powerful combos that harken back to gritty tweeds.
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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.
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Holy Grail Guitar Show '18 - M-Tone Guitars Custom Flight Risk Demos

May 29, 2018
Portland, Oregon, luthier Matt Proctor joins the Berlin gala with a pair of bespoke electrics boasting a head-turning array of metalwork.
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Holy Grail Guitar Show '18 - TLL Guitars Marvin & Deckard Demos

May 29, 2018
Luthier Tobias Lund Lindberg drives 13 hours from Stockholm to Berlin to show off two understatedly suave, art-deco-inspired electrics.
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Holy Grail Guitar Show '18 - Spalt Instruments Fracture & Full Moon Rising Demos

May 26, 2018
Austrian Michael Spalt demos two exquisitely made electrics boasting an incredible level of nuanced personalization.
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Holy Grail Guitar Show '18 - Deimel Guitarworks Firestar LesLee Custom & Firestar Ellipse Demos

May 24, 2018
The German offset guru shows off two jaw-droppers—a colorful art pièce de résistance, and one with a behind-the-bridge pickup and experimental percussion chambers.
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Holy Grail Guitar Show '18 - Vuorensaku Guitars T Family Demos

May 23, 2018
Finnish luthier Saku Vuori shows off classic-styled electrics featuring handmade components, reclaimed vintage hardware, and even a built-in fuzz circuit.
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: Modified Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II

May 23, 2018
Three P-90s and a Bigsby remake a jazz box into a rockabilly raver.
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Vintage Vault: 1950 Gibson ES-300

December 14, 2017
A classic double-P-90 model that helped introduce laminated-wood guitar bodies.
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Reverend Guitars, Daredevil Pedals, and Souldier Straps Collaborate on the Ron Asheton Legacy Fun Pack

November 23, 2017
A 3-pickup korina V, a handwired germanium Ron Asheton Real Cool Fuzz, and an orange-striped strap that combines to honor the Stooges axeman.
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Sublime Guitars Releases the Tomcat Deluxe

November 21, 2017
A new take on the classic offset electric.
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Hahn Guitars 112 Review

October 25, 2017
A masterful Fender-inspired mashup with tones of its own.
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First Look: Hahn 112

September 4, 2017
The Lee Brice sideman has a go with luthier Chihoe Hahn's latest 6-string that is a fresh take on familiar concepts.
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SNAMM '17 - D'Angelico Excel SS Shoreline Demo

August 2, 2017
Give a listen to the company's new model—its first to sport P-90s and a gold B-50 Bigsby.
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Trash or Treasure: Is Restoring a Non-Stock ’61 SG Special Worth $4,000?

July 6, 2017
When a '61 doesn’t have a whole lot of ’61 left, a tough decision is required.
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Vintage Vault: 1961 Gibson SG Special

May 28, 2017
A first-generation example of the double-P-90 model that Santana played at Woodstock.
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Prestige NYS Deluxe MC Review

May 25, 2017
A glitzy, affordable ES-295 homage that's packed with way more tones than its rockabilly image implies.
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Rivolta Combinata Review

April 6, 2017
The latest from luthier Dennis Fano is a festive salad of vintage influences.
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Rig Rundown: Jimmy Eat World

March 8, 2017
Jim Adkins and Tom Linton tossed their traditional setup to the side and packed up some P-90-loaded axes for their latest tour.
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First Look: Rivolta Guitars Combinata

February 6, 2017
PG's John Bohlinger takes Dennis Fano's latest creation for its maiden cruise.
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