Chapman's Battleworn models have arrived - and they look like no relic'd guitars you've ever seen before

(Image credit: Chapman Guitars)

Back in February Chapman teased an announcement that the company would be introducing a very limited run of seven "Battleworn'' electric guitar models.

Now those guitars are here, and they’re impressively unique, to say the least. The new series encompasses ML1, ML2, ML3 and GF designs in a variety of relic’d nitrocellulose finishes.

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.