If the world doesn’t have enough vintage-style Telecasters already, here’s another one. The trouble is, it’s rather good
Looking for a bit of acoustic tone from your electric? We review two 2020 examples of a hybrid genre for stage and studio use
Upgrades can elevate inexpensive guitars, but what should you consider before reaching for the parts catalog?
We take a look at the typical retail chain for affordable guitars, from the factory to your front door
To celebrate 30 years of Yamaha’s LA-based custom shop, we focus on its only signature electric, the Pacifica 1611 Mike Stern
Relish has created a solidbody with its unique pickup-swapping feature. Electric guitars may never be the same again…
Nik Huber’s latest solidbody is inspired by the offset fashion and named after his youngest son. The result is very classy
Featuring the original-style Cunife Wide Range humbucker, this Tele Custom has that '70s thing to a T
This pair of Guild single-cuts combine vintage style and lighter weight at a temptingly affordable price
Always in the Custom's shadow, the 26-year-old McCarty was PRS’s first ‘vintage-aimed’ model and has been revised for 2020
Martin’s big launch for 2020 is a very un-Martin-style ‘crossover’ guitar. A designer’s folly or the future?
PRS’s trio of S2 594 models were a big hit at this year’s NAMM Show. How do they fare in the flesh? Very well…
PRS celebrates a landmark year with an S2 that promises expanded sounds for half the price of the Core Custom
A smart semi-hollow drawing on Eastman's archtop heritage - it could well be love at first sight for the Romeo...
A year on from the groundbreaking Acoustasonic Tele, the Big F releases this hybrid acoustic/electric Strat. But is it just a new shape or a new voice?
One of the oldest ‘classic’ pickup designs makes a return to the Guild range. But is everything quite what it seems?
A PRS 90s classic design gets the SE treatment, but do these Hollowbodies still offer premium feel at a knocked-down price?
Possibly the most over-looked brand in the history of overlooked brands, Fret-King continues to offer affordable and intelligently designed guitars. This one’s rather special...
Brit-conceived and long-running lookalike brand Vintage is going places – particularly across the pond in the USA. Is now the time to reconsider the copy? We think so…
PRS launched a trio of signature models at the start of 2019 and decided to leave the biggest till last. Finally, we catch up with Santana’s latest vision...
Ernie Ball Music Man and Omar Rodríguez-López create a stunning signature model that stands out from the crowd
Fender has refreshed and renamed its American Elite series for 2020, but do the Californian guitar giant's new flagship electrics raise the standard?