Knaggs Guitars, a Maryland-based boutique maker of high-end, investment-grade stringed musical instruments, will introduce its new Creation Series at the 2014 Winter NAMM Show. The Creation Series consists of hand-built, one-off instruments designed by master-luthier Joe Knaggs.
These videos are bonus content related to the January 2014 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now, or in our online store.
“I’ve been reading Guitar World since I was 12,” Xavier explained. “I’ve always had issues lying around my house. It’s a well-printed magazine with vibrant colors and good-quality paper. I cut the pieces from 12 to 15 different issues, but I had to get multiple copies of certain issues to have enough pieces of colors I liked.”
This two-minute-long demo of Ibanez's Iron Label RGIR20E guitar was posted late last month by Ibanez UK. It features plenty of closeups shots of the guitar and its EMG pickup — which is always nice — and a lot more.
Bourgeois Guitars has announced that its Aged Tone Sound Upgrade is now available on most models. Widely acclaimed for their mature sound right out of the box, instruments in the Aged Tone series have gained popularity worldwide.
Late last week, Sterling Ball of Music Man posted the following blurb on the Ernie Ball Music Man forum. In it, he unofficially introduces the Ernie Ball Music Man Majesty, which bears the signature of Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci.