With their wild, asymmetric shapes and loudly colored bodies, vintage Mosrite and Airline guitars look undeniably cool. And, in the hands of a guitarist like Jack White, they can sound awesome, too. But these are hardly concert-level instruments.
It is said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. In the case of those guitar enthusiasts familiar with the guitars of Fender Japan (Fujigen), or MIJ/CIJ as they are commonly known in Fender circles, we’re not just talking imitation—we’re talking major collector’s vibe.
In this video, Guitar World's Paul Riario reviews the HardWire HT-6 Polphonic Tuner. The HT-6, among other great features, can power up to six other nine-volt pedals with an optional DC power adapter and daisy chain cable.
In this video, Guitar World's Paul Riario reviews the Framus Panthera Legacy solidbody electric guitar, which comes with a pair of Seymour Duncan humbuckers with a coil-splitting function that delivers a wide variety of Gibson- and Fender-style tones.
Currently on the block through Heritage Auctions is a Martin 00-21 played by Elvis Presley during the early years of his career.This particular 00-21 was later given as a gift by Presley to actor and Hawaii Five-O star Jack Lord