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Guitar Summit 2019 – Round Three For Europe’s Biggest Guitar Show!

Guitar Summit 2019 – Round Three For Europe’s Biggest Guitar Show!

The third Guitar Summit will take place on the weekend of the 27th to 29th of September 2019 to make Mannheiḿs Rosengarten the epicenter of the national and international guitar scene. Visitors of Europe’s biggest guitar event can look forward to more than 450 exhibiting brands and more than 100 workshops, clinics, masterclasses and concerts in 2019. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Guitar Discussion
Tone King Release The Imperial Mark II Head And Cabs

Tone King Release The Imperial Mark II Head And Cabs

20W Hand-Wired Tube Head with Spring Reverb, Tremolo & Built-In Iron Man Attenuator

For nearly two decades, Tone King’s Imperial combo has been hailed as one of the best-sounding American-voiced amps on the market.  The MKII version, released a few years back, solidified its legacy status. All of the spanky blackface-style voice, gritty tweed tones, and intuitive controls that players love about the Imperial MKII combo, are now available in a convenient head version.

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Dutch Boutique Luthiers Aristides Debut Raw-Series Guitars

Dutch Boutique Luthiers Aristides Debut Raw-Series Guitars

New Finishing Method For Lower Cost & Same Quality

Over the last 10 years, Aristides Instruments have established themselves as a trusted source for alternative-material guitars used by touring musicians worldwide. Their proprietary material “Arium” & one-piece injection-moulded construction makes for well-balanced, sustaining tone & a neck resistant to movement in any climate. Continue reading →

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Strandberg Introduces The Boden Bass Series

Strandberg Introduces The Boden Bass Series

Leading headless guitar manufacturer .strandberg* have been busy and have just announced their new bass models. Here’s what they had to say about them.

The Boden Bass series is the culmination of dedicated research and development spanning over two decades to perfect the headless ergonomic design concept along with multi-scale necks for extended range guitars. More than a mere “bass version” of our acclaimed Boden 6, 7 and 8-string guitars, the Boden Bass series was developed from the ground up to meet the requirements of the most discriminating and demanding professional bass players in the world. Continue reading →

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