March 2020

Kiesel Guitars


Kiesel Guitars Introduces Two New Artist Signature Models

February 21, 2020
The Will Swan and Marc Okubo signature instruments bring fascinating new perspectives to well-established Kiesel favorites.
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Kiesel Guitars Delos HD Headless, Andy James 8-String & Thanos Bass | NAMM 2020

January 19, 2020
Jeff Kiesel gives us a guided tour of the company's latest, including signature models for Marc Okubo and Andy James—plus a cameo appearance by James.
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Kiesel Guitars Introduces the Type-X Series

December 4, 2019
All of the new models will be available in 6-, 7-, and 8-string versions along with the option for multiscale.
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Kiesel Guitars Announces Lee McKinney Signature Models

November 19, 2018
These guitars combine the aesthetic of the single-cutaway Zeus Series and the double-cutaway Osiris Series.
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SNAMM '18 - Kiesel Guitars Johnny Hiland Signature Demo

July 1, 2018
The blazing country picker collaborates on a new sig model with the California custom shop.
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Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 3

June 30, 2018
Watch the PG editors wrap up the last day of Summer NAMM by discussing new gear from Gamechanger Audio, Koch Amps, Maxwatt, and more!
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Johnny Hiland: Going for the Big Grin

March 1, 2018
The rockin’ chicken picker finds joy in a new guitar, a passel of pedals, and a stripped-down album that shows he’s still Standing Strong.
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NAMM '18 - Kiesel Guitars Zeus Series, Osiris Series & Jason Becker Perpetual Burn

January 26, 2018
The headless Zeus and Osirus go for a bold look and fat tones, and the S-style S-S-H JPB pays tribute to Jason Becker.
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NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 1

January 25, 2018
The PG editors share their favorite finds from the first day of NAMM.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 1

January 25, 2018
Check out the latest gear from Koll, Rickenbacker, Reverend, Chase Bliss Audio, and more!
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Carvin Audio Announces Closure of San Diego Factory

October 11, 2017
The factory had been in operation for over 70 years.
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SNAMM '17 - Kiesel Solo Series 6 String Demo | Crescent & SH6

July 24, 2017
The build-to-order California shop shows off a flashy T-style, a semi-hollow, and even introduces a new neck joint for their popular doublecut solidbody.
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Rig Rundown: Frank Gambale

December 28, 2016
The Australian chops meister dishes the dirt on the gear he uses on the road with fusion legend Chick Corea.
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NAMM '16 - Kiesel Guitar Aries A6H Demo

February 2, 2016
Guitarist Neil Zaza shreds on a 6-string from the SoCal brand's newest line of axes.
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Rig Rundown: August Burns Red

January 27, 2016
The Grammy-nominated outfit shows us the Ibanez guitars, Kiesel basses, and Kemper and Ampeg amps that ignite their metalcore sound.
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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 Vader Series Headless Basses

November 9, 2015
Radiused single-coil pickups and active electronics are among the many custom shop options.
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Kiesel Guitars and Carvin Guitars Custom Shop Introduce Carbon-Fiber Rods to All Guitar and Bass Models

October 30, 2015
The addition of these rods more than doubles the tensile strength of the neck.
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Kiesel and Carvin Guitars Custom Shop Introduces Chambered Body Option

October 15, 2015
The option is available on CT624 and CT7 California Carved Top electric guitars.
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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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