Grote 335 Review

Grote 335 Review

Who can resist beautiful guitars at inexpensive prices? In the sub $200 range, the Grote series is pretty tempting. But is it as good as it looks? Let’s put the Grote 335 on the tech bench and have a closer look.. First thing I noticed, other than the...
Fender: Best Sales Year Ever!

Fender: Best Sales Year Ever!

Fender Guitar says 2020 has already beat every year in their history, in guitar sales. “Yea, Covid!” Well, no. We don’t want to cheer for the pandemic, but it has turned many of us toward music and guitar, and that is a good thing. If you’ve...
Squier Affinity Telecaster LE

Squier Affinity Telecaster LE

My customer brought me his Squier Affinity Telecaster HH Electric Guitar, Metallic Black, that he’d just purchased a couple of weeks ago for only $179.99, wanting it properly setup. Every new guitar should get an immediate setup. But this one surprised me a bit...
Possibly More Big Changes to Reverb, Ebay, Amazon

Possibly More Big Changes to Reverb, Ebay, Amazon

A Californian state appeals court ruled that Amazon can be held liable in California for defective products sold through third-party vendors using its marketplace. The ruling came after a San Diego woman purchased a laptop battery from a third-party seller through...