REVIEW: Fender's '65 Twin Reverb Reissue

This One Just Kicks! OK, I thought I'd switch things up a bit today and talk about one of my all time favorite guitar amplifiers, Fender's legendary and truly iconic '65 Twin Reverb. For the old-school, all-tube purist (like me, and apparently like many of you) the fact that Fender continues to produce these beauties is a godsend – the Twin is a …

Gibson Unveils 1956 Goldtop Vintage Original Spec

Gibson's famous Custom Shop appears to be at it again, having just introduced a new line of historic guitars today –– dubbed the Vintage Original Spec series –– and I have to tell you, the '56 Les Paul Goldtop has me drooling all over myself... talk about a dream guitar... Like the other guitars in Gibson's new Vintage Original Spec (VOS) …

Looking For A Good Beginner's Guitar?

If you're looking for a good beginner's guitar to put under the Christmas tree this year, or perhaps for a birthday present, my first recommendation is to take a long look at Fender's Squier SE Special Strat Pack. For the price ($199.79 at time of writing) you can't really beat this package – it includes Fender's Squier SE Special Strat, Squier …