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”

Check Out This New Andy Summers Signature Strat From Fender

Combining Summers’ love for guitar playing and photography, Fender’s latest signature model is finished with a collection of monochrome photos taken by The Police guitarist himself. Built by Dennis Galuszka in the Fender Custom Shop, this Stratocaster’s two piece alder body has a NOS urethane coating over the images, and a maple neck and fretboard.Continue reading “Check Out This New Andy Summers Signature Strat From Fender”

Weezer Announce “Van Weezer” Album, Release New Single

Weezer woke up everyone up early today to announce their next album, Van Weezer, will be out May 15th for the whole world to hear. As the name suggests, the album will be heavily ’80s shred-rock inspired and should be a return to form in some ways for the band. Weezer has always had aContinue reading “Weezer Announce “Van Weezer” Album, Release New Single”

Introducing The Rubato Lassie, A Carbon Fiber Guitar You Have To See

A trend that has become more and more common in recent times, carbon fiber guitars are starting to become a real manufacturing option. Developed in Johannesburg, South Africa father and son duo Roger and Oliver Lambson, the Lassie is a one-piece body and neck with a maple fretboard that is then satin finished. The through-neckContinue reading “Introducing The Rubato Lassie, A Carbon Fiber Guitar You Have To See”

Warwick’s Latest “Making The Instrument” Features Stunning 9 String Bass

Just announced last week by Warwick, their latest installment in the “Making The Instrument” series takes a look at a beautiful behemoth of a bass. Built in Germany at the world’s first carbon-neutral music company, the Corvette NT 9 String is one of their most ambitious extended range basses. Head over to their shared YouTubeContinue reading “Warwick’s Latest “Making The Instrument” Features Stunning 9 String Bass”

End of Summer Update: Best Reviewed Guitars of 2019

As we begin to dig into the second half of the year, we’ll be wrapping up our year of guitar, bass, amp, and pedal reviews. At the end of the calendar year, we’ll be putting out our buying guides and gear roundup articles looking at the best products in different price categories. As a reminder,Continue reading “End of Summer Update: Best Reviewed Guitars of 2019”