Wednesday, June 26, 2019


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Gibson’s Mark Agnesi warns ‘copycats’ to stop “forging” its guitars

“To the manufacturers out there, we want you to know that you’ve been warned,” said the company’s Director Of Brand Experience, Mark Agnesi.
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Muse’s Matt Bellamy acquires majority share of Manson Guitar Works

The Muse frontman buys the company whose guitars he has been using since the early days of the band.

Fender Custom Shop announces Carlos Lopez as new Master Builder

The experienced luthier had a hand in signature models for Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and more.
Taylor Ebony Project 1500 trees

Taylor expands The Ebony Project with 1,500 new trees in Cameroon

It’s the largest recorded planting of West African ebony thus far.
Musikmesse 2019

Musikmesse 2019: All the details from the upcoming show

Highlights include a boutique guitar showcase and a special Les Paul night.

Mark Agnesi joins Gibson

Norman’s Rare Guitars YouTube personality brought in to oversee Gibson’s brand experience.

T-Rex Engineering “alive and kicking again” after bankruptcy

Troubled boutique effects company T-Rex Engineering has been saved from bankruptcy by the firm’s co-founders Lars Dahl and Sebastian Jensen, according to a statement...

T-Rex Engineering declares bankruptcy

The beloved Danish boutique effects company declares bankruptcy after difficult financial year.
Fender Next

Fender launches Next program

Larkin Poe, Tash Sultana, Sam Fender and more will participate in the new global initiative.
Furch Guitars Rainbow Series

Furch partners with Panamanian community to protect exotic woods

The company aims to replenish the woods used in its yearly production process.

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