See & Hear Fender’s New Super-Sonic 22 Combo In Action

Ok, I just wanted to point out that Fender has posted some short-but-sweet video demos of their new Super-Sonic 22 combo amp in action, and so far it sounds damned nice. Instruments include a'52 Telecaster RI in the top video, utilizing the amp's "Burn" channel and further doused with the analog-style echo of a Boss Space Echo pedal. The second…

Fender Introduces Vintage Pro 1963 Telecaster Custom NOS

At this point I'm not entirely sure when Fender "officially" introduced these new Custom Shop Telecasters, but I've just become aware of them myself and thought I'd better point them out here for all of you rabid Tele fanatics. Dubbed the Vintage Pro 1963 Telecaster Custom NOS, these guitars are apparently part of Fender's Custom Shop "New Old Sto…

Gibson Debuts Gorgeous New Les Paul Studio 50s Tribute… And It’s Affordable!

Wow... we may all have our own tastes when it comes to guitars and finishes, but to my mind this latest model from Gibson America is easily one of the most gorgeous LPs currently selling, and it's surprisingly affordable. Announced just this morning, Gibson's new Les Paul Studio 50s Tribute will apparently be selling for a paltry (in Gibson terms,…

Gibson Adds Two More Slash Les Paul Models To The Mix: VOS & Aged

No, you're not reading that wrong... Gibson this morning has announced yet two more Slash Les Paul models –– the Custom Shop Slash Appetite for Destruction VOS, and Slash Appetite for Destruction Aged –– both in Butterscotch Nitro finishes, and both in strictly limited editions. According to Gibson, the new Custom Shop Slash LPs have been …