NAMM 2023: Eastman Guitars debuts the Juliet LA – and G.A.S. doesn’t even cover it

Eastman Juliet LA
(Image credit: Eastman Guitars)

NAMM 2023: Eastman Guitars has debuted the Juliet LA, which is a serious rival to Guild’s Surfliner Deluxes when it comes to the show’s finest retro-influenced electric guitar design. 

A product of the (clearly, indecent) mind of the firm’s head designer Otto D’Ambrosio, the Juliet LA follows on from Eastman’s 2022 Juliet line. It also has a spiritual partner in the firm’s Romeo LA model – a semi-hollow thinline available in the same achingly gorgeous Celestine Blue finish.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor,

Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.