Josh Gardner

“My guitar playing sails under the radar, and I quite like that”: Public Service Broadcasting’s J. Willgoose, Esq

The guitarist and band leader on why he’d hate to be called a pedal collector, cutting loose for the first time on record, and the €20 flea market instrument that became a huge part of Public Service Broadcasting’s new record, Bright Magic.

“It was like a burned match!” How a UK luthier brought Ed Sheeran’s fire-damaged guitar back to life

Cheltenham-based Monty’s Guitars spent a full year restoring the megastar’s prized Eric Clapton Martin after it was damaged in a studio fire. We caught up with head honcho Matt Gleeson to find out more about how this “crazy” idea became one of his proudest moments to date…