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John Etheridge
By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Interview: Ten Talking Points with John Etheridge

The English fusion maestro and Soft Machine guitarist on loose trousers, car dancing, and retiring to woodshed… 1) I couldn’t live without my… “The best acoustic guitar I’ve ever had is my Collings More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Interview: Hiss Golden Messenger

Hailed widely as one of the best albums of 2016, Heart Like A Levee saw Hiss Golden Messenger receive the critical acclaim that bandleader MC Taylor’s years of musical toil richly deserved. He tells G&B about More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Guitar DIY Tips: A guide to routine maintenance

A guide to all the jobs that’ll keep your guitar on the road and in fine fettle. 1. Truss-rod adjustment You can use capos to provide a helping hand. With the strings tuned to concert pitch, place capos on More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, September 30th, 2016

The Money Shot: Mule Resophonic Single Cone Resonator

Mule Resophonic instruments are hand-built by former Huss & Dalton luthier Matt Eich in Saginaw, Michigan. His beautiful, 1930s-inspired creations are achingly cool, and this Single Cone Resonator is no exception.     A More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Interview – Ethan Johns

Since his early childhood, Ethan Johns has been surrounded by some of the music world’s brightest lights. He’s gone on to become a highly regarded producer, working with the likes of Tom Jones, Ryan Adams and More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

All About… Nitrocellulose

When Edmund Flaherty invented nitrocellulose lacquer in 1921, he could’ve had no idea how big a role it would play in the guitar industry. G&B explains… Henry Ford once remarked that customers could order More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Private Collection – Liam ‘Skin’ Tyson

As a member of Britpop band Cast, who also works with Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant, Liam ‘Skin’ Tyson has built up quite a guitar collection. Lars Mullen takes a look… “It’s full-on at the moment, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, August 26th, 2016

All About… Stratocaster Pickups

Despite their relatively simple design, Fender’s original Stratocaster pickups are still revered for their ‘vintage’ sonic properties. Huw Price explores their timeless magnetic attraction for guitar players. George More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Vintage Time Machines: 1966 Vox V252 Mark VI Acoustic ‘Teardrop’

The Vox V252 Mark VI’s radical ‘teardrop’ outline won favour with the likes of Brian Jones. G&B introduces a stunning ’66 example… In the 1960s, JMI’s Vox brand shifted its focus from cheap, student-level More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Asking Alexandria guitarist Ben Bruce’s 7 Magnificent Songwriting Tips

Metalcore songwriter shares his compositional secrets Story | Thea De Gallier As the lead guitarist and principal songwriter in Asking Alexandria, Ben Bruce has penned four albums and powered through multiple More...