Hugh Manson, one of the UK’s most experienced and respected makers, has been building guitars and basses in the UK for leading musicians for the last 30 years. Matt Bellamy, who has used – and help design – Manson guitars for many years purchased the company in 2019, with Hugh...

Hand crafted bespoke guitars and basses, made in Yorkshire, entirely by hand and without compromise using the finest materials, pickups and hardware available. Instruments include solid bodies (from £1799), Semi Hollow (from2099), Baritones (from £1899) and a range of active and passive bass guitars (from £2099).  Alpher use one piece necks...

Tokai Gakki Co Ltd. is a Japanese guitar manufacturer founded in 1947 and situated in Hamamatsu city, Shizuoka prefecture. Tokai have produced acoustic guitars, electric guitars, electric basses, autoharps, and melodicas. Tokai first started making classical guitars in 1965 and started making Hummingbird electric guitars in 1968 and Hummingbird Acoustic...

Vigier Guitars is a French manufacturer of electric guitars and basses, being established in 1978 by Patrice Vigier. The company has been at the forefront of guitar technology with the creation of the world’s first guitar equipped with memory (using the Nautilus system) to more recent developments like the new Flexretainer...

Coley specialise in making unique, high quality electric guitars and basses that are custom made to your requirements. They can work from their own design’s or work from your design idea in order to make a truly one off original instrument. Coley can also replicate traditional instruments from years past! All tonewoods...

Crimson Guitars build unique bespoke guitars and basses and their work is not limited by materials or blind traditions. Master luthier Ben Crowe draws heavily on his training in building baroque violins and viola da gambas and has spent the last decade expanding his skills to encompass the disciplines of...

Douglas Mullen operates Eve Guitars from his workshop in the East Coast of Scotland, UK, to produce electric and bass guitars that have the look and quality lost in the mass produced product available today. All materials are individually selected and inspected for quality by hand, and only one person...

Frank Usher makes electric six and twelve string guitars, fretted and fretless basses, mandolins and lap steels. Each instrument is hand made in the workshop by himself. Local timber from around his home in the Scottish Borders as well as more exotic species are used in construction. Since the late 70's...

Beautiful handcrafted Guitars made in Birlingham, Worcestershire by Mark Seddon. Oxbow pride themselves on their meticulous attention to detail, specializing in bespoke instruments and realistic solutions to your guitar based niggles. All their guitars are designed and built to your personal specification and they can also customise existing guitars. They also...

Rob Williams has been building guitars and basses to rave reviews since 1984. His career began with John Diggins at Jaydee Custom Guitars in Birmingham. From there he went to the USA, teaming up with Hideo Kamimoto as a warranty repair technician for most of the major US brands including...