Monthly Archives: February 2010

Zemaitis GZ-3200DF

Zemaitis Greco GZ-200DF. Looking to score one of those legendary guitars made by the late British luthier Tony Zemaitis? Yeah, so are we. But given that...

Ovation UKII 1291

1980 Ovation UKII 1291 If there's a Rodney Dangerfield of solidbody electric guitars, it would be named Ovation. For more than a decade, Ovation tried unsuccessfully...

Big Bill Morganfield – Born Lover

Talent isn't always inherited. And when it is, the ability to develop it doesn't always come along with it. Big Bill Morganfield inherited a healthy slice of talent...

Martin F-9

1939 Martin F-9. Photo: Kelsey Vaughn, courtesy Gruhn Guitars. One of Martin's most successful innovations of the 1970s arose, ironically, from one of the company's...

Guyatone FR3000V Reverb, MT-3, WR3 and MD3

Guyatone FR3000V Reverb Reverb! King of guitar effects. If there's an extracurricular sound guitarists most want, it's reverb. Maybe because even if they're playing the most...

Zakk Wylde

All photos Neil Zlozower. With Zakk Wylde, what you see is very much what you get. An unassuming, tell-it-like-it-is guy, he makes no apologies for...

David Bromberg – Demon in Disguise

Not to be confused with a live DVD of the same name, which was released in 2008 and quickly vanished, this is part of...

Allen Amplification Accomplice Jr.

Allen Amplification Accomplice Jr. First impressions of Allen Amplification's new Accomplice Jr. begin to form even before you open the box - it's so light...

Ibanez Destroyer

1977 Ibanez Destroyer Bass, serial number H775153. Photo: Ward Meeker/Doug Yellow Bird. Instrument courtesy of Marty's Music. The early/mid 1970s were the "glory days" for...

Paul Gilbert

Any guitarist who can play Emerson Lake & Palmer's "Karn Evil 9" and nail the keyboard solo is a bad motor scooter. Paul Gilbert...
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