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PRS Silver Sky Review

After two years of exhaustive R&D, March 2018 saw one of the industry’s worst-kept secrets become the most talked-about guitar in recent history. Depending on whom you believe, John Mayer and Paul Reed Smith’s Silver Sky is either ‘the future of a classic design’ or just another Strat copy with the ‘wrong’ headstock. We play the guitar at the centre of an online storm and speaks to the man who brought John Mayer’s vision to life…

DIY ‘Hankcaster’ Conversion

Hank Marvin’s Fiesta Red Stratocaster is still the ultimate electric guitar for so many of us. If you can’t track down – or afford – a signature model, let Haynes Guitar Manual author Paul Balmer show you how you can turn any old red Squier Strat into an affordable ‘Hankenstein’ of your very own…

LP Shootout: Gibson Collector’s Choice Minnesota Burst vs The Real ’59

The guitar on the right is Minnesota, one of the most beautiful Les Pauls to leave Kalamazoo in 1959. The guitar on the left is a Custom Shop replica. We follow the process as a holy grail is recreated and compare Gibson’s Collector’s Choice production model to the original…

Artist Collection: Ethan Johns

Since his early childhood, Ethan Johns has been surrounded by some of the music world’s brightest lights. He’s gone on to become a highly regarded producer, working with the likes of Tom Jones, Ryan Adams and Paul McCartney. His guitar collection isn’t bad, either…

Interview: Jared James Nichols Q&A

With his leonine locks, Jared James Nichols could be a mane attraction as he tours with Glenn Hughes this autumn. We chat to him about Les Pauls, Lynyrd Skynyrd and his new album.

The story of early British solidbody electric guitars, part one

The solid electric was a novel idea in late-50s Britain, but in five years it went from unknown to industry staple. Paul Day charts the evolution of UK guitars between 1958 and 1962.
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