Schecter unleashes an array of metal-friendly electric guitars for 2021

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Following the unveiling of an updated PT Special and all-new Van Nuys models, Schecter is back doing what it does best: producing killer metal electric guitars.

In a new announcement, the guitar giant has unveiled a handful of new S-type Sun Valley Super Shredder models – including a trio of freshly finished FR S guitars and two exotic wood models – a new Explorer-style axe – available in both six- and seven-string configurations – and the Barbarian, a collaboration with Zakk Wylde's Wylde Audio.

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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.