PRS produce a small range of US made Core and Private Stock basses and Asian made SE basses PRS Guitars, like Taylor Guitars, are a new kid on the block in guitar terms and are celebrating their 35th Anniversary in 2020. In that time they have grown to be a major...

Supro, reborn in 2014, is one of the original US gear manufacturers and now produces a range of electric guitars, bass guitars, amps and effects pedals. Their bass guitar range includes: Huntingdon IHuntingdon IIHuntingdon IIIAn original Rock & Roll music brand, Supro manufactured in Chicago from 1935 to 1968 and their amplifiers...

Reverend Guitars, based out of the US, produce a range of electric and bass guitars.  Their bass guitar range includes: Bolt-on Series of six models Set-neck Series of seven modelsThe company began quietly, in a garage behind a bicycle shop in East Detroit in 1997. Joe Naylor drew upon his years of...

Italia Guitars is a manufacturer of unusual and original retro-styled electric and bass guitars. The company was founded in 2000 with a line of guitars designed in England by luthier Trevor Wilkinson and manufactured in South Korea. Most guitars are based on other guitars manufactured in the 1950s and 1960s. For...

Warwick is a German bass guitar manufacturing company, originally founded in 1982 by Hans-Peter Wilfer. Their bass guitars are a premium brand offering a range of models built from high quality and exotic tone woods with through neck designs. The company also produces amps and cabinets, bass guitar strings, and...

Squier was originally a string manufacturer acquired by Fender in 1965, who, from 1982, used the brand to market lower cost variants of Fender guitars intended to compete with the rise of Stratocaster copies; initially manufactured and distributed in the Japanese domestic market they were soon offered to Europe, North...

Another iconic guitar brand, The Rickenbacker International Corporation (RIC) grew out of the first company founded for the sole purpose of creating and manufacturing fully electric musical instruments and amplifiers - the Los Angeles based Electro String Instrument Corporation. Founded in 1931 by Adolph Rickenbacker and George D. Beauchamp, this...

Schecter Guitar Research was founded in the US in 1976 by David Schecter and produces a range of electric guitars, bass guitars and steel-string acoustic guitars. Originally Schecter produced only replacement parts for existing guitars from manufacturers such as Fender and Gibson, introducing in 1979 its own fully assembled electric...

News April 2019 Stingray Limited Edition Basses - Every month Music Man feature a few limited edition models to tempt you – this month includes the Stingray 5 HH in Giants Orange Quilt. Only 91 will be made and released globally so get your order in now! Music Man is an American...

Höfner was established in 1887 by Karl Höfner who was followed by two of his sons and his grandaughter in developing the company into a world leading instrument manufacturer. The company has two divisions: stringed instruments and guitars where they produce a large range of classical and acoustic guitars and...