Guild Guitars Starfire I SC Review

This company seriously impressed me with their superb Jetstar, will their newest hollowbody do the same? Cost: $599.00, find out more on Guildguitar.com or find your own on Reverb.com! Check out my “60 Second Guitar Review” of this wonderful Guild for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 7.8 Guild Guitars has made quite the comeback inContinue reading “Guild Guitars Starfire I SC Review”

Fender Player Series Mustang 90 Guitar Review

Surprisingly, this soapbar-loaded Mustang has completely filled the role of my Les Paul Junior and become a heavy favorite. Cost: $599.99, find out more on Fender.com or get your own from Reverb.com! Check out my 60 Second Guitar Review for Ultimate-Guitar.com! A separate review for UG is coming soon! Overview & Final Score: 8.4 IContinue reading “Fender Player Series Mustang 90 Guitar Review”

Guitar Lesson Review: Jon MacLennan Essential Blues Guitar System

I go back and try to learn the blues basics I should have learned almost 10 years ago as a beginner. You don’t often see my writing about online guitars lessons here, but that’s not without reason. In fact, I actually cover the best online guitar lessons in great detail over at Guitarniche.com. In additionContinue reading “Guitar Lesson Review: Jon MacLennan Essential Blues Guitar System”

Reverend Rick Vito Signature Soulshaker Electric Guitar Review

Will my first experience with a Reverend guitar leave me wanting more? Cost: $1599.00, find the Reverend of your dreams on Reverb! Or visit Reverendguitars.com for more! Check out my “60 Second Guitar Review” for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 9.1 I have waited forever for a Reverend guitar to make its way to meContinue reading “Reverend Rick Vito Signature Soulshaker Electric Guitar Review”

Knaggs Shootout: Keya J Versus Kenai J

I compare two Knaggs flat top guitars against each other in my search for the ultimate punk rock guitar. Getting to review these two guitars from Knaggs was a blast, especially because they are both so similar yet different. Obviously, these boutique flat tops are heavily influenced by the Les Paul Junior family. That justContinue reading “Knaggs Shootout: Keya J Versus Kenai J”

Fender Would Be Dominating Summer NAMM With 5 New Offsets

Wish we were seeing this at Summer NAMM but oh well, they are still sick! Well it’s that time of the summer again, when new gear releases dominate the headlines. While those of us in the guitar world are surely sad that Summer NAMM was cancelled, let’s all stay home, wear our masks, and getContinue reading “Fender Would Be Dominating Summer NAMM With 5 New Offsets”

Squier Paranormal Super-Sonic Guitar Review

One of the most anticipated guitar lines of 2020, did my pick of the Paranormal series meet expectations? Cost: $349.99, find your own Reverb.com! Check out my 60 Second Guitar Review for Ultimate-Guitar.com HERE! Overview & Final Score: 7.6 It feels like forever ago that I wrote this article about how excited I was forContinue reading “Squier Paranormal Super-Sonic Guitar Review”

Kramer The 84 Electric Guitar Review

Will Kramer’s shred friendly ode to hair metal stand up to modern standards? Cost: $799.00, learn more at Kramer.com and find one on Reverb.com! Check out my 60 Second Guitar Review for Ultimate-Guitar.com HERE! Overview & Final Score: 8.0 Wow, hair metal is alive and well at Kramer and I’m here for it. A tributeContinue reading “Kramer The 84 Electric Guitar Review”

Epiphone Les Paul Modern Electric Guitar Review

Will the budget version of the Les Paul Modern surprise me and outcompete a Gibson? Cost: $649.00, find out more on Epiphone.com or find one on Reverb.com! Check out my “60 Second Guitar Review” of this awesome Epiphone for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.8 Honestly, this is the most beautiful Epiphone Les Paul IContinue reading “Epiphone Les Paul Modern Electric Guitar Review”

6 Incredibly Underrated Guitar Companies

When you step outside the box of mainstream brands, you’ll find new sources of inspiration. Reverend Guitars I have been obsessed with these unique looking guitars for years. They are one of the first companies in my lifetime that created their own shapes, headstock, and designs that are really different. Even their take on theContinue reading “6 Incredibly Underrated Guitar Companies”