Instrumental Aluminum is a new company building sustainable electric guitars out of, well, aluminum

Instrumental Aluminum
(Image credit: Instrumental Aluminum)

Guitar brands have a long history of creating products using unconventional materials. Take RainSong – a Washington-based company that specializes in carbon fiber acoustic guitars like the Shorty SG – or even Fender, which two years ago created a Twin combo amp using Lucite, or plexiglass – for blues ace Joe Bonamassa.

And now, Instrumental Aluminum – a new company with its mission statement rooted in environmental sustainability – adds its name to this growing list of innovators.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.