Tag archive for ‘Gibson’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, September 13th, 2018

All About… Seth Lover

The PAF is one of the all-time great guitar pickups, but the Gibson employee responsible for it also designed legendary amplifiers, the Maestro fuzz pedal and much more. Huw Price profiles the pickup guru’s pickup More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, August 24th, 2018

Collection: Rob Sampson – Player’s Grade

Owning a vintage Gibson – let alone a collection of them – may seem like an impossibility. Yet Rob Sampson disagrees, because he’s actually done it. Huw Price finds out more… Rob Sampson’s collection More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

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, the leading online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling music gear, has partnered with Foo More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Collection: Robert Hart – Lost In Crystal Canyons

Is this the coolest guitar collection in the world? 40,000 Instagram users can’t be wrong. Chris Vinnicombe meets Robert Hart, aka Lost In Crystal Canyons… Photography | Robert Hart Mid-60s Gretsch 6120 More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, July 13th, 2018

Vintage Bench Test: 1956 Gibson GA-40 – Signature Sounds

Though not as famous as the guitar that bore his name, in the 1950s Les Paul also lent his name to a line of Gibson amps that made a complete signature ‘guitar outfit’. Huw Price gets two-toned with the GA-40… The More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

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 Price steps out with a grand ’56 model… Introduced in late 1953, the More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

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

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

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

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...