Guitar Center Misses Payment, Mulls Bankruptcy

Guitar Center Misses Payment, Mulls Bankruptcy

The ubiquitous guitar stores we all know and love/hate – those 300+/- stores throughout the country, have hit another speed bump while in the midst of the best sales year for guitars in decades. Perhaps like a terminal cancer, being owned by bean-counters (Ares...
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...
Dean’s “Colt Bigsby” Is Worth A Look!

Dean’s “Colt Bigsby” Is Worth A Look!

Even if it weren’t so beautiful, the Colt Bigsby would be worth trying out just to see how those magnetic pickups sound with the piezo kicked in, through the dual output jacks! Three knobs give you separate volumes for piezo and magnetic (passive) and apparently...
Corona Virus & Guitars

Corona Virus & Guitars

So yeah, gigs have disappeared, but this thing is affecting all guitar owners – not just professionals. For instance – what if you want to buy a guitar or need a guitar repair or setup? There are people trying to make you think you can (almost) go about...
Stupidest Guitar Article of the Week

Stupidest Guitar Article of the Week

it’s title? The best electric guitars under $500: 10 top choice electrics for smaller budgets- guitarworld.com Despite the somewhat redundant wording of the title, the article promised to be an interesting read – and it was, but not for their intended...