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Category Archives: Cool Guitars

Cool guitars from the furthers corners of the Internet. This category is a collection of what we consider to be the coolest guitars you can find.

Carvin custom shop bling options, Zebrawood fretboards and Gold frets

Written on August 15, 2014 at 7:37 pm, by Jon

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Carbon have added stunning Zebrawood fretboards to their custom shop options and if they weren’t fancy enough for you how about Gold frets? Yes I know they aren’t in the photo above those are SS frets, sorry they didn’t supply …

Ibanez add 2 new models to the Iron Label Series

Written on August 15, 2014 at 9:23 am, by Jon

Ibanez RGIT27FE
Ibanez have further expanded their popular metal focussed Iron Label series with 2 new models, the RGIT20FE and a 7 string version called the RGIT27FE (photo above). As you can see the body features a blue stain finish that shows …

PRS Guitars Announces New Small Batch Run – The Brushstroke 24

Written on August 14, 2014 at 10:34 am, by Jon

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Press Release
(STEVENSVILLE, MD) August 13, 2014 – Based on Paul’s Guitar, the guitar that Paul Reed Smith is currently playing in the studio and on the stage, the Brushstroke 24 is lacking neither tone nor style. This limited edition …

Charvel Pro Mod Super Stock Special Edition

Written on August 3, 2014 at 9:36 am, by Jon

Charvel Super Stock SD1 FR
Charvel has announced the release of a limited run of the new Pro Mod Series Super Stock SD1 FR Special Edition featuring a radiant Sunset Orange Flake gloss finish San Dimas® body. The only thing that has bothered me about …

EVH Circles Guitar Added To The EVH Striped Series

Written on July 30, 2014 at 8:58 am, by Jon

evh circles
“With an otherworldly black-and-white “crop circles” graphic gloss finish, the EVH Circles model is without question one of the most distinctively eye-catching guitars in the Stripe Series lineup.”

The EVH Striped Series has been around for a while now with …

Hutchinson Guitar Concepts Cafe Racer & Viking Explorer

Written on July 16, 2014 at 6:25 pm, by Jon

Hutchinson Guitar Concepts Cafe Racer

hutchinson cafe racer
This guitar from Hutchinson Guitar Concepts began life as a humble Gibson Melody Maker which HGC proceeded to hot rod into the rather splendid motorcycle inspired Café Racer. Being a fan of Cafe Racer …

New PRS S2 Semi-hollow Guitars

Written on July 10, 2014 at 10:02 am, by Jon

PRS Guitars is expanding its US made S2 Series of affordable but quality guitars with the inclusion of 3 new Semi-hollow designs, the S2 Custom 22 Semi-Hollow, S2 Mira Semi-Hollow and S2 Singlecut Semi-Hollow. PRS only just announced a small

Gibson ES – Les Paul, the combination of two classic models

Written on July 3, 2014 at 8:05 am, by Jon

Gibson ES - Les Paul
As Gibson put it on their website, the ES – Les Paul is “the ultimate marriage of solid and semi”… Couldn’t have put it better myself! Ok so maybe that could have been phrased a little better but it sums …

Phil Collen’s Custom Jackson X-STROYER

Written on June 26, 2014 at 9:32 am, by Jon

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My first CD I owned (not long after CD’s had replaced Cassettes) was Def Leppard’s “Hysteria”, my early memories of the band include Steve Clarke with a white Les Paul and Phil Collen with a number of custom Jackson guitars …

Electra Guitars Phoenix S

Written on June 24, 2014 at 8:33 am, by Jon

Electra Phoenix S
This is an interesting guitar from Electra, the Phoenix S is based off the vintage Electra Phoenix X110 but this model actually has a much more vintage look than the X110 thanks to the sharper lines and deeper scooped curves. …