Interview: Örn Custom Guitars – The Ice Man Cometh

Gunnar Örn Sigurðsson has been making Orn Custom Guitars by hand in Reykjavík, Iceland for over 20 years, and his ‘dipping process’ is a concept he claims is a first in More...

Ones to Watch: Boy Azooga

Boy Azooga’s Davey Newington is a man with much musical pedigree. Here he tells Sam Roberts how it all started, from orchestral upbringings to Phoebe from Friends… When More...

Tesseract’s James Monteith Talks Guitar

Darran Charles of Godsticks sits down with the Tesseract guitarist to talk guitars, digital modellers and more. sweeneysphotography.com In the last five years, progressive More...

House Of Tone Texas Tea T-Set

Legend has it that, for a short while in the mid-50s, Fender changed the recipe of its Telecaster pickups – and House Of Tone has recreated one of those mysterious sets. Huw More...

ThorpyFX Fat General

Adrian Thorpe’s new compressor marks the start of an ongoing collaboration with a stompbox legend. Richard Purvis stands to attention… Like many mythical creatures, Dan More...

Lowden GL-10 Koa

What started as a one-off commission has ended up being Lowden’s very first production solidbody electric. Does it have the magic of the Downpatrick company’s acoustic models? More...

The Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show 2018

The Leeds/Bradford Guitar Show returns to Pudsey Civic Hall on Sunday 2nd September 2018 from 10am to 4.00pm. Now in More...

Chris Shiflett launches official Reverb shop

The Foo Fighters guitarist is selling more than 20 guitars that have been used throughout his career. Reverb.com, More...

The August issue of The Guitar Magazine is out now!

The August 2018 issue of The Guitar Magazine is on sale now and this month it’s...

The July issue of The Guitar Magazine is on sale now!

Is your trusty six-string causing you trouble? Before you consider a potentially expensive trip to see...

Guitar Classics: Legends is on sale now!

Guitar Classics: Legends is on sale now! From the team behind The Guitar Magazine, Legends features...

Lowden GL-10 Koa

What started as a one-off commission has ended up being Lowden’s very first production solidbody electric. More...

Eastman T49D/v

Why should rockers have all the fun? Chris Vinnicombe gets his fingers all in a tangle as Eastman takes its stunning..

Collings I-30 LC

The Texan company reinvented the ES-335 with its much-admired I-35 model. Now it’s the turn of the ES-330. Chris Vinnicombe takes..

Fender American Original ’50s Precision Bass

The daddy of the electric bass returns in ‘greatest hits’ form as part of Fender’s new-for-2018 American More...

Auden Bowman Bass

Auden’s impressive range of retro-vibed, quality acoustic instruments gets a four-string addition to handle the low-end duties. Michael Heatley tunes in…..

Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Bass Product

When it comes to taking things down low, sometimes all we need is the classics, but that hasn’t stopped some brands..

ThorpyFX Fat General

Adrian Thorpe’s new compressor marks the start of an ongoing collaboration with a stompbox legend. Richard Purvis stands to attention… Like..

Rift Amplification Hawker

Having forged a fine reputation building replicas of the classics, Rift is moving into the boutique market with an original design..

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part Five

She’s going to be a beauty. But there are still a few steps until we’re strumming away. Huw Price is bound..

Chord Clinic: Chord Sequences

This month, we look at ways to get creative with just a guitar and chord sequences. Rod Fogg steers the ship..

Vintage Bench Test: 1956 Gibson Les Paul Custom – Custom Fit

The black-lacquered, jazz club sophistication of the earliest LP Custom takes more of its styling cues from Steinway than Stromberg. Huw..

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