Reviews Archive

Published on September 9th, 2014

I love big, high-power stacks as much as anyone, but lately I’m more likely to play in a recording studio, »

Published on August 6th, 2014

The guitars made by Hermann Hauser Sr. (1882–1952) were favored by maestros like Andrés Segovia and Julian Bream, which helped »

Published on August 6th, 2014

One of the original founding fathers of today’s independent steel-string luthier renaissance, Dana Bourgeois helped the movement gain momentum both »

Published on June 20th, 2014

The popular saying “you can’t judge a book by its cover” could be rewritten for guitarists as “you can’t judge »

Published on June 17th, 2014

The Big Star guitarist gets pieced together in Holly George-Warren’s insightful new biography. »

Published on April 21st, 2014

I own over 50 amps, but if I was forced to choose just one desert island amp, I’d be torn »

Published on April 10th, 2014

There are guitars you collect and there are guitars you play. Matt Brewster’s Rust guitars are the latter. Nestled in »

Published on March 3rd, 2014

Britannia Guitars president Marc Alexander became fascinated with Lucite when he saw the Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards and Bill Wyman »

Published on February 25th, 2014

The celebrated guitarist is the subject of a long-awaited bio coming out March 4. »

Published on February 11th, 2014

The sad reality is that the most desirable original Marshall heads from the Sixties and early Seventies are either priced »