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Guitar World's Summer 2014 Buyer's Guide Available Now: Electrics, Acoustics, Basses, Amps, Playboy Playmates and More!

Guitar World's 2014 Buyer's Guide is out now and is available at the Guitar World Online Store for only $7.99!

The 2014 Buyer's Guide features more than 1,000 products and photos. It has more brands and models than any other guide and includes electrics, acoustics, basses, amps, effects and accessories modeled by Playboy Playmates Pamela Horton, Amelia Talon and Michelle McLaughlin.

Electric Guitars

Whether you like them slim and solid or boasting a big box and f-holes, we've got a full range of beauties to electrify your playtime pleasure. Reviewed brands include:

  • AXL
  • B.C. Rich
  • D'Angelico
  • Daisy Rock Girl Guitars
  • Dean
  • Epiphone
  • Ernie Ball
  • Esoterik
  • Fender Custom
  • Gibson Custom
  • Gretsch
  • Ibanez
  • Minarik
  • Prestige
  • Schecter
  • ... and many more!

Acoustic Guitars

Like your sound au naturel? Then you'll want to get up close and personal with this fetching collection of flattops, archtops and acoustic-electrics. Reviewed brands include:

• Bedell
• C.F. Martin & Co.
• Composite Acoustics
• Cort
• Epiphone
• Fender
• Guild
• Ibanez
• Yamaha
... and many others!

Bass Guitars

If your tastes lean toward a thick low end, you're in luck. You'll be more than satisfied with our selection of big-bottom beauties. Reviewed brands include:

• Carvin
• Dean
• Epiphone
• Ernie Ball
• Fender
• Jackson
• Peavey
• Reverend
• Warwick
... and much more!


Our combos and stacks have all the knobs and inputs you could possibly want. Go ahead: Plug in and make your main ax scream. Reviewed brands include:

• Blackstar
• Budda
• Eden Bass
• Fender
• Kemper
• Marshall
• Orange
• Peavey
• Vox
• Yamaha
... and many more!


For those who like to get weird, we've got a bevy of boosters, fuzz boxes, plug-ins and more that will surely tickle your fancy. Reviewed brands include:

• Boss
• Digitech
• Earthquaker
• Electro-Harmonix
• Eventide
• Hartke
• Hughes & Kettner
• Korg
• Line 6
• Majik Box
• Mesa/Boogie
• Red Witch
• Zoom
... and many others!

For more information, head to the Guitar World Online Store!