Yikes… Schecter & Vivid Team Up On Porn Star Guitar Line

In a move that's sure to excite a million gangly teenage boys, Schecter Guitar Research and adult entertainment behemoth Vivid have apparently teamed up to produce Vivid Guitars––the first line of officially licensed instruments to carry graphics of Vivid's most popular adult stars. The guitars, which are part of Schecter's popular Te…

Schecter Unveils Updated Ultra For 2007

According to an e-mail announcement Schecter's uniquely contoured (and might I add just plain good looking) Ultra guitar has received a thorough overhaul for 2007. In its latest incarnation the Ultra will feature a pair of Seymour Duncan Designed HB-102 humbuckers, a coil-tapping tone control (for emulating single-coil pickups,) 3-way pickup swit…

Schecter Announces New Shredder: Hellraiser Tempest

Shredheads takes note: according to their website Schecter Guitar Research has added a brand new model to their already popular Hellraiser line of metal-centric guitars––the aptly titled Hellraiser Tempest. The Hellraiser Tempest, which is basically a suped-up version of Schecter's original Diamond Series Tempest, is aimed squarely at…

Schecter Announces New C-1 Exotic Star

Wow... over the weekend Schecter announced its latest addition to the popular C-model line of guitars––the new C-1 Exotic Star––and if the photos are any indication it looks like it's going to be a strangely beautiful instrument. The Exotic Star will apparently feature a highly-quilted maple top over an arched mahogany bod…

Schecter Announces Limited Edition Leatherface Avenger

Well, just in time for Halloween, and the release last Friday of the new Texas Chainsaw Massacre prequel––“TCM: The Beginning,” Schecter Guitar Research sent out an e-mail yesterday with a sneak peek of their latest shredder, the Leatherface Avenger. There isn't much in the way of specs available at this point (the instrum…

Devilishly Divine: Schecter's C-1 SheDevil In Stores Now

Schecter's new and highly anticipated C-1 SheDevil is apparently now in stores and available for your ogling (don't even think about fondling.) The instrument, which is just the latest installment in Schecter's popular C-1 line, is expected to sell for somewhere in the mid-$700s. While the SheDevil actually sports a number of stand-out features&#…

Schecter Unleashes Diamond Series 30th Anniversary S-1

Schecter Guitars is celebrating thirty years in the music business with the release of their cool new Diamond Series guitars, which come in the following models: S-1 (shown here,) PT, C-1, Tempest, and Traditional. According to their FAQ, the 30th Anniversary models are all built in South Korea (like the ESP EC-400 Archtop I just ordered,) but ar…