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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.

Aristides Announce The 080 8 String Model

Written on April 23, 2015 at 11:41 pm, by Jon

Press Release
Aristides Instruments have announced the eight string 080 guitar. The new 080 continues Aristides’ tradition of using a one piece body and neck construction, integrally layered with Arium. This model is also the first Aristides Instrument to be …

Fender Special Edition David Lozeau Art Stratocaster

Written on April 18, 2015 at 9:25 pm, by Jon

“David Lozeau has adorned a series of special Fender instruments with his acclaimed and colorfully twisted vision. Lozeau has a quirky, character-driven painting style that wraps Day of the Dead iconography in a modern lowbrow aesthetic, blending fine art technique …

Hutchinson Guitar Concepts Mayan V

Written on April 8, 2015 at 11:17 pm, by Jon

Hutchinson Guitar Concepts have just completed their latest guitar called The Mayan V, this time based on Mesoamerican art… I’ve never heard of Mesoamerican art before but the name kind of gave me a clue, the guitar aesthetics told me …

Daemoness Cimmerian VII “Oceans of Sand”

Written on April 6, 2015 at 11:37 pm, by Jon

I have regularly featured the work of Bristolian luthier Dylan Humphries as his Daemoness Guitars really stand out in the world of custom guitars for their incredible level of artistic detail, if you haven’t seen them already check out the …

J. Joye Guitars To Exhibit At MusikMesse

Written on March 29, 2015 at 8:56 pm, by Jon

J.Joye guitars is a French company based in Lille who have been operating since 2011. Their aim is to create electric guitars with a distinctive character, tone and playability at affordable prices while still maintaining the highest standards. J. Joye …

Video: ESP Guitars: ESP USA 2015 Lineup

Written on March 16, 2015 at 9:05 pm, by Jon


ESP’s director of operations Steve Grom shows the 2015 lineup of ESP USA guitars. ESP USA instruments are created at our North Hollywood, CA factory, and are 100% made in the USA. Steve takes you through information on the USA …

New Gretsch Brian Setzer Guitar Models

Written on February 17, 2015 at 8:07 pm, by Jon

G6120SH
I have to admit I don’t know much about Brian Setzer or his signature model Gretsch guitars but I seem to remember him playing pretty standard Gretsch guitar colours like the red and Chet Atkins style orange. For 2015 Gretsch …

Ibanez Announce Prestige & Premium Roadcore Guitars

Written on February 12, 2015 at 8:37 pm, by Jon

Ibanez RC1320-DBS
Ibanez announced the Roadcore RC320 guitar back in 2012 and it seems it must be popular as they have just announced two new Ibanez Roadcore models, the Prestige RC1320-DBS pictured above and the Premium RC720-CNF pictured below. There is one …

Fender Custom Shop Pine Cone Stratocaster

Written on January 23, 2015 at 8:30 pm, by Jon

Fender Custom Shop Pine Cone Stratocaster 7
This guitar landed in my inbox in an email overnight along with 80 others, yes 80 emails overnight, all NAMM news… I’m not sure if this is actually showing at NAMM or not but it is called the Fender Custom …

Suhr 2015 Collection Limited Edition Guitars

Written on January 23, 2015 at 8:00 am, by Jon


Every year since moving into their new factory Suhr create a set of limited edition guitars to showcase their fine craftmanship and luthiery. This year they have created a whopping 101 guitars that draw from nature with unique, beautiful wood …