Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Guitar Amp Over £1,000

If money is no object in your pursuit of tonal nirvana, you’ve really never had it so good. 2017 saw amp builders big and small pulling out all the stops in the quest to capture perfect vintage tones, and push the envelope of high-end versatility… Winner Two-Rock Classic Reverb Signature • Price £4,299 • Reviewed April 2017 • Contact More...

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By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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G&L ASAT Classic

As Mr Fender’s ‘other’ single-cut solidbody powers on into its fourth decade, Richard Purvis finds out if it’s still got that George and Leo magic… Long, long ago, the great Leo Fender created a single-cutaway More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Satellite Neutron

Still slightly under the radar, Satellite amps offer great value in the hand-wired world, but does the Neutron live up to its promise as a boutique bomb? Huw Price finds out… Based in San Diego, Satellite More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Guitar Amp under £1,000

The affordable amplifier category always throws up some of the most varied and interesting products around, and this year is no different – from valve-powered monsters to cutting edge modellers and everything More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Fender EOB Sustainer Stratocaster

Radiohead star Ed O’Brien’s collaboration with Fender is an intriguing mix of old and new. Chris Vinnicombe finds out if playing it makes you fitter, happier, more productive… By colouring outside the More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Electric Guitars over £2,000

When the sky is the limit price-wise, you know you’re going to be dealing with some truly stunning and inspiring musical instruments – here’s our pick of the best of the best high-end electric guitars from More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Electric Guitars under £1,000

Despite the ongoing challenges presented by the weak pound, there are still plenty of affordable electric guitars on the market from brand names old and new. If you’re looking for a serious instrument on a budget, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Electric Guitar £1,000 – £2,000

The one to two grand price point is always a hugely competitive area of the electric guitar world. 2017 was no exception, with the big guns fighting it out with some impressive new upstarts… WINNER B&G Guitars More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Orange Getaway Driver & Fur Coat

Orange’s art department has been having fun again, this time decorating an amp-style overdrive and a wild octave fuzz. Richard Purvis takes a trip back to the 1970s… Up until now, the Orange stompbox venture More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Art & Lutherie Roadhouse Review

This new parlour guitar blends tone and playability with a vintage vibe and bargain price. James Stevens gets his blues on… Small-bodied guitars are cool. Their portability, sweet dynamic range, and comfortable-to-play More...