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Eric Clapton’s New Signature Martin

Martin Guitars unveils limited edition Eric Clapton Crossroads Madagascar model

 

Martin Guitars has unveiled a new limited edition Eric Clapton signature acoustic guitar. The 000-28EC Crossroads Madagascar will be released in a limited run of just 150 instruments and five left-handed models.

 

The Crossroads is made from high-quality materials such as Madagascar Rosewood sourced from Martin’s special reserve, a sitka spruce top,… Read More

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Shop Spotlight: Jay Rosen Guitars, Emeryville, CA

GSTV’s Brian Lippey travels to Jay Rosen Guitars in Emeryville, CA

 

Recently Guitar Shop TV host Brian Lippey paid a visit to Jay Rosen Guitars in Emeryville, CA across the bay from San Francisco. Jay has a comprehensive inventory that includes some of the coolest rare and vintage guitars and amps we’ve ever come across. He granted Brian and GSTV access to some of the rarest vintage… Read More

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The Cort Yorktown – BV: Gretsch Style Meets Gibson Sound

Asian guitarmaker’s new hollowbody looks Gretsch on the outside but is all Gibson under the hood

 

By Alex Baker

 

South Korean guitar manufacturer Cort has introduced the new Yorktown BV – a stunning hollowbody with twin humbuckers and a body-style that takes its cues from classic American Gretsch models.

 

Manufactured… Read More

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SoCAL World Guitar Show July 13-14

4 Amigos Guitar Shows gears up for SoCAL World Guitar Show in Glendale

 

By Alex Baker

 

The “Texas 4 Amigos,” a group of guys who’ve been producing great guitar shows across the country for years, are getting ready to launch the 2013 SoCAL World Guitar Show July 13-14.

 

The 4 Amigos group was created by Larry Briggs, who first began producing guitar shows back in 1984. Since then Briggs has been involved in every major… Read More

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Gibson Introduces 1959 Dot Fret ES-335 Models

Classic humbuckered hollow-body recreated for a new generation

 

Gibson Memphis has introduced a new reproduction of the much-coveted 1959 Dot Fret ES-335. The new ES-335TD and ES-335TDN have both been faithfully modeled after an original 1959 ES-335, down to the distinct “Mickey Moue” cutaway.

 

Here’s what Gibson had to say about the 1959 Dot Fret ES-335:

 

 

1959 ES-335

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Epiphone Limited Edition TV Silver Collection

Vintage vibe, futuristic shine and that beautiful TV silver finish

 

By Alex Baker

 

Unveiled earlier this year at the 2013 NAMM Convention in Anaheim, the Epiphone Limited Edition TV Silver Collection features six classic Epiphone models finished in a stunning TV silver. The TV Silver Collection includes the Les Paul Standard, the Read More

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