Fano Guitars was the brainchild of Dennis Fano, a luthier from Pennsylvania, USA, although he has now moved on to Novo Guitars. With a small team of luthiers they produce hand-built, high end, custom built, relic electric guitars, with distressed finishes, combining vintage feel and charm with modern practicality. All guitars...

Eastman guitars are manufactured by skilled luthiers in a dedicated workshop in Beijing, China; they do not make instruments for anyone else and nobody makes instruments for them - they are arguably the finest workshop in China. All their guitars are carved by hand – the only power tools they use...

ESP Company Limited based out of California, is a Japanese manufacturer of electric guitars and basses. In 1975 Hisatake Shibuya opened a shop called Electric Sound Products (ESP) in Tokyo. It provided custom replacement parts for guitars. In 1976 ESP gained a reputation as a provider of high-quality replacement parts. At...

The Epiphone Company was founded in 1873 by Anastasios Stathopoulos and is one of American’s oldest and most revered instrument makers producing instruments for every style of popular music. In 1957 the company was bought by Gibson, its main rival in the archtop market. News 2020     Epiphone instruments made between...

EKO was established in 1959 by Oliviero Pigini. They are an Italian manufacturer of electric guitars, acoustic guitars and similar instruments, located in Recanati, Marche, catering to professional level and manufacturing largely for export. It was in the rock’n’roll craze of the 1960s that Eko guitars gained high popularity becoming the...

Duesenberg Guitars, based out of Germany, has been producing high-end electric guitars and basses with a distinctive Art Deco design since 1986. The company's name alludes to the legendary car company Duesenberg. Guitars are assembled in Germany where Korean woodwork is combined with parts from various sources in the Far East...

Dean Guitars was founded by Dean Zelinsky in 1976 when he was just 17 years old. The company is best known for its range of high end electric guitars that include the ML, V, Z, Cadillac, Splittail, Soltero, EVO, Custom Zone, Vendetta and Deceiver models. Dean has many signature electric guitar...

DBZ Guitars is an American electric guitar manufacturer owned and operated by Dean B. Zelinsky, Jeff Diamant of Diamond Amplification, and Terry Martin. DBZ Guitars was officially formed in 2008 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with a USA custom shop operation located in Chicago as well as offshore manufacturing. Zelinsky parted...

Since 2005 D'Angelico guitars have been produced in Japan (New Yorker archtop models) and South Korea (Excel series and New Yorker solid body models), with years of development having gone into them; they offer a laminated spruce top and laminated maple sides and back to stay within a price range....

Cort Guitars is an electric, acoustic and bass guitar manufacturer centered in South Korea. The company is one of the largest guitar makers in the world and produces both high-quality instruments and budget line models for many other companies, as well as a range of amplifiers. Although Cort produce a large...