Private Collection: Duncan Findlay – Master Of All

Duncan Findlay’s guitars reflect a varied musical career that has incorporated musicals, orchestras, and advertising jingles. We find out how a jack of all trades has amassed a guitar collection that has helped him succeed in a fickle industry… Story & Photography Mark Alexander After a career spanning six decades during which he has covered More...

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By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Private Collection: Paul Connop – Modern Classics

Paul Connop’s taste for designs from the electric guitar’s golden era has seen him assemble a highly desirable array of six-strings that have seen plenty of use in the studio and on the road. Chris Vinnicombe More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Private Collection: Norman Harris – Norman’s Wisdom

With 50 years in the business and one of the world’s leading guitar collections, Norman Harris is the proprietor of a destination guitar store in Tarzana, California, which is frequented by A-list musicians and More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Private Collection: David Plues – Strictly Limited

Not all guitar collections have to be sprawling exhibitions of the six-string art from. As the choice collection of instruments belonging to David Plues proves, small can be beautiful, too… Story & Photography More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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Private Collection: Richard Kingsman – Kingsman Strums

In nearly four decades of collecting, Richard Kingsman has amassed an enviable selection of classic guitars and one-off curiosities. Join us as we take a closer look… Richard Kingsman, with two of his most More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Private Collection: Matt Armstrong – The Beat Goes On

A contemporary curator of budget beat tools, Matt Armstrong has an array of classic amps and period guitars. G&B talks Mersey beats and authentic tones with The Kaisers’ former rhythm guitarist and the band’s More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Private Collection: Malcolm Lindsay – Screen Dream

Malcolm Lindsay’s TV and film career has been a creative journey. However, as G&B finds out, the project to build his dream guitar could be his most remarkable yet. Story & photography | Mark Alexander Lindsay More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Private Collection: Jazz Conversation – Maxi Jazz

Faithless vocalist turned E-Type Boys band leader Maxi Jazz has built up a collection of fine guitars, gathered from all corners of the globe. Gary Walker gets a private tour. Maxi at home with his 1954 Gretsch More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Private Collection: Bill Tonkin – Not The Beatles

Bill Tonkin is a die-hard Beatles fan who plays the part of George Harrison in a Fab Four tribute band. Lars Mullen takes a look at his George-influenced collection… Life for me started to change when More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
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Private Collection: Jakko Jakszyk of King Crimson

King Crimson guitarist, solo artist and session player Jakko Jakszyk has amassed a collection of weird and wonderful guitars. Lars Mullen gets a guided tour… Jakko Jakszyk with his custom-built PRS P24 (Please More...