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The New SBS Guitar Models Are UNDENIABLE!

The New SBS Guitar Models Are UNDENIABLE!

February 15, 2024
After the launch of the Guitar Fetish SBS (Steve Brown Sound) guitars last year, many guitarists had complaints: The frets are too small! Only relic finishes? Are these necks REALLY roasted maple?? Thankfully GFS has addressed these issues in their new super strat SBS models. AND they have released an even more inexpensive model! Let’s...
Bootlegger Guitars’ Ultimate Jam Guitar

Bootlegger Guitars’ Ultimate Jam Guitar

February 9, 2024
HSH pickups, coil splitting, maple fretboard, solid maple top, string through body bridge, semi-hollow body, Grover tuners… all on a tele style body? What? This is another fresh take on a traditional guitar from Bootlegger Guitars! This is their Rye Memphis model in Cherry Honey Burst. $799 with a hardcase! What’s not to like?
Guitarists Tour THE SUNSET STRIP… BY AIR!

Guitarists Tour THE SUNSET STRIP… BY AIR!

February 7, 2024
The legendary Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. Home of the hair metal revolution and birthplace of so many bands that guitarists love… there are plenty of tours, but what better way to see it than from a vintage airplane! Myself and shred guitarist Ofer Holan climb into my 1946 Aeronca Chief and fly from Van...
The End of The Guitar Effects Battle!

The End of The Guitar Effects Battle!

January 18, 2024
We’re in a multi-effects arms race! Is this the end? This is Hotone’s Ampero II Stage triple core effects processor… it can do guitar, bass, synth…. AND VOCAL processing! If you play and sing at the same time… what more do you need? And how does it compare to the other Hotone units, like the...
The Hottest New Guitar on Amazon!

The Hottest New Guitar on Amazon!

January 5, 2024
The backstory to how this guitar came to be in super cool! Huge shoutout to @thebaldshredder for his willingness to suggest this guitars specs to the owner of the company… and an equally big shoutout to Leo Jaymz Guitars for actually building it!
The Most Iconic Guitar of the 1990s…

The Most Iconic Guitar of the 1990s…

December 27, 2023
Can you think of a more iconic guitar from the 1990s than this Ibanez JEM PMC. Steve Vai was already a well established guitar god when this signature guitar was released in 1992. Featuring the, now legendary, swirl finish, and with only 271 made, this guitar started out as a head-turner, and went down in...
This HEADLESS Guitar is Perfect For My Airplane!

This HEADLESS Guitar is Perfect For My Airplane!

December 7, 2023
I played in the wrong key, because I was inverted! This is the Boya & Ziqi Lizard-6 fanned fret, headless guitar! At a price under $400, this thing is the perfect, compact shred guitar. A mahogany body and super smooth brass and aluminum bridge provides rock solid tones. Let’s check this out!
A Heavy Metal Salute to The Armed Forces (Veteran’s Day 2023)

A Heavy Metal Salute to The Armed Forces (Veteran’s Day 2023)

November 14, 2023
This is Max Carlisle’s (Guitar MAX) heavy metal tribute to the Armed Forces! The themes of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines…. and the Coast Guard done heavy metal style! To all the veterans and active military members out there watching: Thank you for your service and happy Veteran’s Day! Very special thanks to: March...

Compilation CDs available on Ebay!

A limited number of the Maxxxwell Carlisle “Visions of Speed and Thunder” CDs are available for purchase on Ebay. This CD is a compilation of Max’s solo material and includes both instrumental and vocal tracks.