Tag archive for ‘Reviews’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Chapman Guitars ML3 Pro Traditional & ML1 Traditional

NAMM 2017 saw the Chapman Guitars range split into Pro and Standard lines. Simon Bradley finds out what makes these revamped Chapmans tick… We’re pretty sure that most of you reading this will be aware of More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Shergold Masquerader SM01-SD, SM02-SD & SM03-SD

A legendary British name makes a welcome comeback with three new models designed by legendary luthier, Patrick James Eggle. Simon Bradley goes for gold…             Shergold More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Oldamps Filmosound Review

With one foot in the 1940s and the other in the now, this repurposed cine-projector amplifier features vintage valves and transformers alongside brand-new components. Huw Price puts us in the picture.             This More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Rivolta Combinata Review

A Dennis Fano guitar for the masses? Chris Vinnicombe samples the fruits of an interesting collaboration… What’s in a name? You’ll doubtless recognise that of Dennis Fano, the eponymous founder of Fano More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Fender Duo-Sonic HS, Mustang 90 & Mustang Bass PJ Reviews

Student guitars reinvented for a new generation? Chris Vinnicombe gives them a workout…             If you’ve spent any time browsing guitar gear on your smartphone or computer More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Fane Acoustics Ascension N30 Review

Looking for the tone of a vintage alnico-magnet speaker without the weight? Chris vinnicombe puts the Fane N30 option to the test…             Despite its critical position More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Caroline Kilobyte & Haymaker Reviews

Intriguing names and graphics, and mysterious extra switches… Richard Purvis gets his head around a pair of American originals from Caroline.             We’re looking at More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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Peavey 6505 Piranha Mini Head Review

Like the famously toothy fish, Peavey’s new Piranha promises lots of bite for its tiny size… Richard Purvis jumps right in. Will Peavey stop at nothing? First, its fiendish scientists pointed their shrink ray More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Sandberg Forty Eight Bass Review

Sandberg’s striking new boutique bass is named after a classic motorcycle engine. Gareth Morgan takes it for a ride… We first encountered Sandberg basses 12 years ago, and since then we’ve been treated to More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Electro-Harmonix Soul POG Review

Two of EHX’s most popular effects of recent times collide in this curious combination stompbox. Chris Vinnicombe plugs in… The Electro-Harmonix Soul POG is one of the New York company’s seemingly relentless More...