Chris Vinnicombe

The October 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside this issue: the genius of Stevie Ray Vaughan – tone tips, his greatest guitar moments and much more.

The Big Review: Nik Huber Piet

A sophisticated blend of offset, Telecaster and Les Paul Junior influences from a guitar maker at the peak of his powers.

The Money Shot: 1957 Fender Musicmaster

A wonderful vintage Fender in time-capsule condition.

Gibson in the 1940s: Kalamazoo Gals and banner headstocks

We chat with the last surviving Kalamazoo Gal and hear a 1943 Southern Jumbo in action.

The September 2020 issue of Guitar Magazine is out now!

Inside this issue: five young musicians who prove that reports of the death of the guitar have been greatly exaggerated.

Bob Taylor on urban tonewoods and sustainability

“Everyone involved with these Taylor models are, in fact, pioneers – from the arborists to the guitar player”.

The Money Shot: Brian Ray’s factory black 1963 Custom Telecaster

A double-bound dream machine from the Paul McCartney guitarist’s collection.

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?