The Top 5 New Guitars Out Right Now

Some of these we’ll review, some I will beg the companies to let me review! Ernie Ball Music Man Mariposa Another off kilter design from Music Man, the Mariposa is a signature model for Omar Rodriguez-Lopez of the Mars Volta. Ernie Ball Music Man is slowly becoming one of the best signature model designers onContinue reading “The Top 5 New Guitars Out Right Now”

Reverend to Release New Limited Edition Sensei RT LE with Sparkle Finish Options!

Just this morning, Reverend Guitars shared the release of probably the most beautiful guitar’s I’ve ever seen. Their latest limited edition Fall release is their popular Sensei RT model but with an intriguing palette of sparkle colors. Shown above is the stunning lime finish, but you can also get this rocker in purple, black, orange,Continue reading “Reverend to Release New Limited Edition Sensei RT LE with Sparkle Finish Options!”

Guitarfetish.com releases new Xaviere PRO845 Thinline Teles

Well if you’re looking for a cheap Telecaster-style guitar, your day just got way more exciting! Guitarfetish.com, or GFS as it is more well known, just added an exciting product to their Xaviere guitar line. Retailing at around $429, you can get these direct from GFS for only $229. Check them out here on theContinue reading “Guitarfetish.com releases new Xaviere PRO845 Thinline Teles”

Can We Build A Better Guitar Than Fender? Finding A Body

Trying to build a guitar that costs less than a $1000+ Fender should be easy in terms of budgeting. However, we still have to make some sacrifices to keep price low and quality high. In this case, I decided to spend the least amount of money on the body, and took the Tele thinline bodyContinue reading “Can We Build A Better Guitar Than Fender? Finding A Body”

Can We Build A Better Guitar Than Fender? Intro Post

This will be a quick post, as I just want to introduce the journey I’ll be setting out on and posting about over the next few weeks. My unlimited longing for a Thinline Tele paired with my very limited budget has me determined to assemble a guitar that will match or beat the quality ofContinue reading “Can We Build A Better Guitar Than Fender? Intro Post”

Fender Powercaster: The Next Guitar I Need To Review

Things are a bit slow right now, as I’m waiting for a few new guitars to actually arrive at my place for review. So new reviews will be out soon! In the meantime, I have not been able to get the Fender Powercaster out of my mind after watching flor’s lead singer Zach rock oneContinue reading “Fender Powercaster: The Next Guitar I Need To Review”

Under-appreciated Guitars: The Squier Vista Series Jagmaster According to McKinley Kitts of flor

After getting to interview flor for Ultimate-Guitar.com (read it HERE), their guitarists McKinley Kitts and me started talking about his really unique guitar choice. McKinley rocks out on stage with a Squier Vista Series Jagmaster, an affordable model guitar built in Japan sometime in the late ’90s. I actually have had my eye on ReverbContinue reading “Under-appreciated Guitars: The Squier Vista Series Jagmaster According to McKinley Kitts of flor”

Glarry Music Releases GTL Tele-Style Guitar for under $80

While I haven’t always said nice things about Glarry guitars in terms of quality, you really can’t beat them in value. Guitars range from like $60-80 and they work, which for a lot of people makes the instrument way more accessible. Are they “good” guitars? Eh, not really, but they do work and do soundContinue reading “Glarry Music Releases GTL Tele-Style Guitar for under $80”

I Tried Out One of 920D’s Pre-Wired Harnesses and My Guitar Sounds Great Now

After highlighting 920D as one of the 5 best aftermarket products for guitar modification, they kindly reached out to me and sent me this great pre-wired harness to test out in one of my Thinline builds! The Thinline is going to be used for a very interesting build and article soon, but in the meantimeContinue reading “I Tried Out One of 920D’s Pre-Wired Harnesses and My Guitar Sounds Great Now”