Norman Lockamy lovingly built the guitar while serving a 12-year sentence in Huntingdon State Prison in Pennsylvania starting in 1988.
For the past few years,Black Volt Amplification, a small company based in the Silver Lake hills ofLosAngeles, has been producing some of the most unique, high-quality guitar amps on the market today.
Even Jimi Hendrix had to dial back his stage presence while backing up Little Richard. However, if you need all eyes on you, I’ve got the answer right here: the Inferno by Minarik Guitars.
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation announcedthe launch of its 2017 Fender Limited Edition Exotic Collectionat last week's Winter NAMMShow.
As always, Guitar World was there in force, shooting photos and videos, gathering endless gear news and trying out (and gawking at) all the new cool stuff being introduced for 2014.
Several styles of authentic Guitar World, Revolver and Electronic Musician T-shirts are available right now — and two of them are modeled by the lovely ladies in the photo gallery below.
Ready to ascend into seven- and even eight-string nirvana? Start here with GW’s guide to all that’s glorious in the downtuned world of seven- and eight-string guitars, accessories and strings.