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! For our European friend, find your own from Thomann! Check out my “60 Second Guitar Review” of this awesome Epiphone for Ultimate-Guitar.com! Overview & Final Score: 8.8 Honestly,Continue reading “Epiphone Les Paul Modern Electric Guitar Review”

Gibson Les Paul Studio 2020 Guitar Review

Will Gibson’s newest Les Paul stand up to our strict standards? Cost: $1499.00, find yours on Reverb.com or from Thomann and learn more on Gibson.com Overview & Final Score: 8.6 Well the day has finally come where Gibson has sent me a guitar to review. Quick personal tangent, this guitar really makes me feel likeContinue reading “Gibson Les Paul Studio 2020 Guitar Review”

Harmony Jupiter Electric Guitar Review

The newly revived Harmony brand unveiled this Stratotone-like remake last year to great fan fare, but will it hold up to our strict standards? Cost: $1299.00, learn more here or find your own on Reverb.com! Check out my UG “shot” where I share some sounds and thoughts on the Jupiter! Another huge thanks to BenContinue reading “Harmony Jupiter Electric Guitar Review”

Gibson Launches Virtual Guitar Tech Service & I Got To Test It Out

If you were worried about getting work done on your guitars while on lockdown, Gibson has got your back. For proud owners of Epiphone and Gibson guitars, the company has launched a 100% free Virtual Guitar Tech Service where you can sign up for specific times to meet one on one with a professional GibsonContinue reading “Gibson Launches Virtual Guitar Tech Service & I Got To Test It Out”

Did Gibson Actually Get This New Epiphone Line Right?

I usually bash Gibson, but this is a big step in the right direction! Now I have spent the better part of my journalism career criticizing Gibson here or at Ultimate-Guitar.com. And while their PR disasters don’t need any more bashing, I also was always struck by their misuse or mismanagement of their Epiphone line.Continue reading “Did Gibson Actually Get This New Epiphone Line Right?”

Eastman SB59 Electric Guitar Review

We’re not playing authentic anymore… Cost: $1915.00, find one on Reverb.com! Thanks to Alex from Eastman Guitars for making this review possible! Overview & Final Score: 8.9 As someone who has never been a fan of traditional Gibson Les Pauls, I was shocked at how much I enjoyed this Eastman SB59. This guitar is aContinue reading “Eastman SB59 Electric Guitar Review”