The Money Shot: 1957 Fender Musicmaster

A wonderful vintage Fender in time-capsule condition.

The history of Denmark Street, London’s music epicentre

From Tin Pan Alley to a guitar-shopping destination par excellence, London’s Denmark Street is a key part of the city’s musical history. As the street prepares to enter a new phase, we look back on its iconic past.

In Pictures: Maton: Australia’s Guitar charts the history of Down Under’s most beloved guitar brand

A sprawling exhibition devoted to the brand which counts Keith Richards, Keith Urban and George Harrison as fans.

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

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

The Money Shot: Brian Ray’s 1963 Gibson ‘Hummingdove’

When is a Hummingbird not a Hummingbird?

The Money Shot: 1936 Gibson EH-150 Lap Steel

We bet this beautiful guitar has more than a few stories to tell.

Desert Gold: Brian Ray’s 1957 Les Paul Goldtop

What’s even more rock ’n’ roll than a Les Paul-shaped swimming pool? The real thing, of course. We head to Palm Springs to catch up with Brian Ray and find out about the 1957 Goldtop he played with Etta James and Paul McCartney.

The Money Shot: 1959 Gibson ES-330TDC

You won't see too many of these red ’59s around.

In Pictures: Gardiner Houlgate’s March 2020 Auction

Gardiner Houlgate’s first auction of the decade takes place on March 11 and 12, with a plethora of vintage, player-grade and left-field guitars and amplifiers available.

In pictures: Our top finds at the Amigo SoCal Guitar Show

NAMM isn’t the only place to be for guitar fans in January – the Amigo SoCal Guitar Show in Costa Mesa is the perfect place to hunt for buried treasure.