Tag archive for ‘Gibson’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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In Pictures: Gardiner Houlgate Guitar Auction, June 2018

The next Guitar Auctions at Gardiner Houlgate takes place on June 14th, 2018. Take a look at some of the incredible examples available below, including a Gibson L5 and a lefty LP Black Beauty. Visit their website More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Interview: Jonathan Wilson – Renaissance Man

Jonathan Wilson is a modern day psychedelic polymath. From producing the hottest alternative artists on the planet and performing alongside prog icons to releasing some of the headiest pop music you’ll hear today, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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All About… Ted McCarty

Ted McCarty was arguably the most influential CEO of any guitar company, and he designed more iconic hardware and guitars than pretty much anyone else. Huw Price talks Ted… In a parallel universe, who can More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Why I Love My… Romeo Stodart & His Gibson ES-335

The Magic Numbers frontman is rarely seen without his trusty Gibson semi – he tells Josh Gardner why it’s such an important guitar for him… 1. I love my… “Cherry Red ES-335, it’s my baby, we’ve More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Vintage Bench Test: 1969 Gibson Les Paul Custom

In 1953, Les Paul asked for a guitar that “looked like a tuxedo”, but by the late 60s the Custom had built its own legend. Huw Price checks out a strummer from ’69… The luxurious Les Paul Custom evolved More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Andy Scott’s ES-335 – Block Buster

Andy Scott’s red ES-335 starred on the Sweet’s remarkable string of glam hits in the early 1970s. Steve Clarke gets up-close with this storied Gibson and busts a few myths about it along the way… Before More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Collection: Phil Armitage – Closet Classics

Phil Armitage spent his working life as an examiner at the London College of Music. Now he’s retired, however, he’s had time to devote to a very organised kind of collection. Lars Mullen takes a look in his More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Gibson 2018 Les Paul Classic & Traditional

What do Gibson’s new 2018 models have to offer players looking for a sensibly priced Les Paul with vintage stylings? Chris Vinnicombe finds out… Gibson just can’t stay out of the headlines. And if the More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, April 5th, 2018
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Vintage Bench Test: 1960 Gibson Les Paul Standard

There are times when an instrument is so wonderful and iconic that staying appropriately impartial and dispassionate can be a challenge. With that in mind, this gorgeous 1960 Les Paul Standard is going to be a test More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
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Vintage Time Machines: Gibson Trini Lopez

With its diamond soundholes, the Trini Lopez is one of Gibson’s most recognisable semi-hollow designs. This original 60s example is in excellent condition for its age… While never one of the more mainstream More...