Definitely a blue theme in guitars at the 'mo. Faith, continuing their well-established ‘heavenly-bodies’ naming convention, have released a new Neptune model, a Baby Jumbo no less, with an all-Mango tonewood choice and the beautiful ‘Blue Moon’ blue-burst finish. Priced at £979.00 including a hardcase this could be one of the...

The Blackstar range of amps just keeps on growing and growing. As well as producing fantastic valve amps their digital technology is up there with the best; enter the new Silverline series of guitar amps. From the Silverline Standard at 20W, though the Special (50W), Deluxe (100W) and Stereo Deluxe (100W)...

Cort make a large range of their own guitars as well as producing for other makers; here is the new flagship of their popular X Series, the X700 Duality which aims to take Cort into the premium market. It certainly looks the biz in light blue burst, being aimed squarely at...

The new Jetta amp from DrZ is their 'most affordable' amp to date, despite being hand-wired in their US plant and featuring premium components and surrounded by a lightweight studio 1×12 cabinet loaded with a UK-made Celestion H30. The 30W combo was was engineered to provide an articulate and detailed platform...

If you wanted to give a guitar a sexy name then I am not sure it would be 'Brown Ale Gradation'! However, that is the colour/designation of Ibanez' new addition to its' Artwood 'traditional' acoustic series. The guitar is a cutaway electro-dreadnought with solid Sitka Spruce top, Okoume back and sides...

The first Kirk Hammett (from Metallica) signature Ouija guitar from ESP was a one-off in the early nineties. The guitar became one of the most well-known and coveted signature models in ESP history. In 2010 ESP acquired the rights to sell the Ouija™ guitar to the public and since then they...

The SE range from PRS just keeps getting better and better with a range of limited editions including their 'sandblasted' swamp ash models. Hands up all those who like to see the grain, rather than a solid colour finish… "This very striking limited run features a solid Swamp ash top in...

We do like the look of these Koa guitars from Tanglewood. Probably the biggest acoustic guitar seller in the UK that guitarists don't really notice, Tanglewood make some good stuff. We have a 20 year old TW45 that still plays and sounds great. The Winterleaf Exotic is now back in stores...

The amp that started the practice revolution has been updated for 2019 – the Line 6 Spider V MkII range is now out. The 2019 range comes in compact Spider V30 MkII combo format through to the fully-featured Spider V 240 MkII 2x12 combo and Spider V 240HC MkII head, which...

Saw one of these reviewed in Guitarist mag this month: handmade LP alike with a bolt on neck from UK maker PJD Guitars (www.pjdguitars.com). Comes in a great range of colours with swamp ash body, quilted maple top and roasted maple bolt-on neck. Pups are Bare Knuckle Boot Camp and hardware...