Musiclily Dual Hot Rail High Output Loaded Pickguard Review

How will this budget friendly loaded pickguard sound when loaded into my experimental Squier Strat? I’m going to be trying something new with review articles for specific after market guitar products, starting with this loaded pickguard from Musiclily.com which you can also find on Amazon.com! Cost: $27.70 from Musiclily.com! I first found Musiclily after IContinue reading “Musiclily Dual Hot Rail High Output Loaded Pickguard Review”

Z-TONE Buffer Boost Pedal Review from IK Multimedia

Who ever thought a boost pedal would become an essential part of my signal chain? Cost: $169.99. Find your own through our affiliate links on, Thomann.com, Amazon.com, Reverb.com, or Musiciansfriend.com! Or get more info from IKmultimedia.com! How It Works & Final Score: 9.2 out of 10 When I first cracked the Z-TONE Buffer Boost outContinue reading “Z-TONE Buffer Boost Pedal Review from IK Multimedia”

Sterling By Music Man St. Vincent Signature Guitar Review

One of the most exciting guitars of the last few years, will the St. Vincent be worth the hype? Cost: $599.99 from Reverb.com or learn from Sterling by Music Man! Affiliate links: Get your own from Thomann.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.0 out of 10 One of the first articles I ever wrote for Ultimate-Guitar.comContinue reading “Sterling By Music Man St. Vincent Signature Guitar Review”

Glarry GTL Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar Review

Will Glarry’s newest addition to their ultra-affordable line impress me more than past products? Cost: $119.99 from Glarrymusic.com Affiliate links: Find your next guitar like this one on Musiciansfriend.com or Amazon.com! Overview & Final Score: 5.4 out of 10 Glarry has quickly become a well known name in the guitar world thanks to their unbelievablyContinue reading “Glarry GTL Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar Review”

RWM Guitars Semi-Hollow Tele

I turn my attention to the second of four custom built guitars from Connecticut-based RWM Guitars Cost: $1500.00 from rwmguitars.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.4 Reviewing these custom builds from RWM Guitars has been real fun considering I have 4 crazy unique, different builds sitting in my office waiting to get played. While the semi-hollowContinue reading “RWM Guitars Semi-Hollow Tele”

RWM Guitars Semi-Hollow Double Cutaway Review

A guitar build local to me crafts Fender-inspired gems from reclaimed wood Cost: $1500.00 from rwmguitars.com Check out my “60 Second Guitar Review”, exclusively for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.6 RWM Guitars has been one of my favorite small builders since I came across their Instagram profile. Not only are these phenomenal guitars madeContinue reading “RWM Guitars Semi-Hollow Double Cutaway Review”

Epiphone Masterbilt Texan Acoustic Guitar Review

The acoustic guitar used by legendary musicians gets a modern electric-acoustic makeover Cost: $699.00, for more details check out Epiphone.com. Affiliate links: Reverb.com Musiciansfriend.com Check out my 60 Second Guitar Review for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.1 The acoustic guitar made famous by Paul McCartney and Peter Frampton, Epiphone’s Texan acoustic guitar isn’t justContinue reading “Epiphone Masterbilt Texan Acoustic Guitar Review”

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! Affiliate Links Reverb: https://reverb.grsm.io/mattdunn3027 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 in recent years,Continue 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 Find your own using our Affiliate Links from Thomann.com, Reverb.com, and Musiciansfriend.com! Check out my 60 Second Guitar Review for Ultimate-Guitar.com! A separate review for UG is coming soon!Continue 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”