Kyle Shutt began playing the Reverend Manta Ray last Winter with his band, the Sword, but he immediately swapped out the pickups for Railhammers.
It's not the first time that Reverend Guitars and Wildwood Guitars have worked together on an exclusive, but it is the first time that the exclusive involved changing the pickup configuration.
The Reverend Airwave 12 has retro styling without the retro issues. The bridge is fully intonateable for all 12 strings (independently), chords are always in tune and sound sweeter than you expect.
Members of the Guitar World crew paid a visit to the Reverend Guitars booth at the 2015 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.
The Reverend Sensei HB FM is a Flame Maple Gloss Rock Machine with raw, midrange warmth for authentic rockers. The Monster Music Exclusive is a Gloss Turquoise Burst with an ebony fretboard.
The Guitar World video crew visited the Reverend Guitars booth at the 2013 Summer NAMM Show in Nashville earlier this month.
The following content is related to the June 2013 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now, or in our online store.