Chris Vinnicombe

Gibson offers $59,000 reward for missing 1959-60 shipping ledgers

“No coincidence” that these date from the Burst era.

The August 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside our August 2020 issue: the ultimate guide to home recording for guitarists, Jim Root and Covet talk tone, and we road-test two new 'student' models from Fender.

The Big Review: Rivolta Mondata Baritone VII

Will this do-it-all baritone prove to be another chart topper for the Dennis Fano hit factory?

The July 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside the July 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine: the origins of the Gretsch White Penguin, Phoebe Bridgers talks her sophomore album and a guide on how to build your own Klone pedal.

Life Without Valves: Can the Boss Katana take on a boutique tube amp and win?

Watch as we put the Boss Katana-100 MKII through its paces in a direct recording scenario.

“I wanted a guitar that would lead me down a path of 21st-century music”: Matt Bellamy on Manson Guitar Works

The Muse frontman on Manson Guitar Works, Billie Eilish and the dark art of creating colossal distortion tones.

Photographer Phil Bourne’s small but perfectly formed guitar collection

From punk bassist to P-90 advocate, this British commercial and editorial portrait photographer has assembled an enviable selection of vintage instruments along the way.

Review: Gretsch G6134T-LTD Limited Edition Penguin

One of the coolest guitars of NAMM 2020 touches down in the UK. Hopefully we can stop looking at it for long enough to play the damn thing.

The June 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside the June 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine: Matt Bellamy on his investment in Manson Guitar Works, Chris Martin IV on shepherding Martin Guitar to the future, and more!