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Too Big to Care: What to Look Out for When Shopping at Big Box Stores

Too Big to Care: What to Look Out for When Shopping at Big Box Stores

Are mung infested overstock guitars really ‘new’ guitars?

Seven Deadly Strings

Seven Deadly Strings

10, 11, 12 stringed guitars? Where does the madness end?

ESP LTD Elite

ESP LTD Elite

Master Luthiery found in ESP’s new LTD-ELITE Line-UP!

Kings of 7 Strings

Kings of 7 Strings

Kings and their Axes …

Overhauled and Bastardized

Overhauled and Bastardized

A true story on a custom job …

Rip it Up.  Literally ...

Rip it Up. Literally …

Natural wear and tear is great for personalization … you can truly say “this one is mine.

Where's the Brand?

Where’s the Brand?

When you look at players in the 80’s, few guitar brands dominated the landscape. You had Charvel, Jackson, Kramer, and ESP. That was really about it. Even the once monolithic Fender and Gibson were taking a backseat to these brands. The axes that guitarists were slinging were just as important as the guitarists themselves. Guitar […]

Sex Sells: Women and Guitar Ads

Sex Sells: Women and Guitar Ads

Guitars are sexy. And manufacturers are going to do whatever they can to get you to notice how sexy their guitars are. Pair a guitar with a nice pair of legs or put it in the hands of a virtuoso, either way, that guitar is going to catch your eye. And, most of you will […]

Made in ???

Made in ???

When the new 2012 G&L Legacy Tribute models walked in the door, everybody had to stare really hard at the headstock to make sure that the guitar wasn’t a USA model. When we compared it to a USA version of the same guitar hanging on the wall, the only thing distinguishing the cherry-red Tribute from […]

Why Doesn’t PRS Build Guitars For Players?

Why Doesn’t PRS Build Guitars For Players?

Is it a good idea to keep your guitars at such a high quality that they are always out of the reach of your average player?