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Michael Kelly Guitars… I Finally Get To Test This Mysterious Brand!

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For years, I have been intrigued by a mysterious guitar brand that lurks in the shadows! Spotted here and there at guitar stores or at the annual NAMM convention, Michael Kelly Guitars have always fascinated me with their unique styling and blend of affordability and great quality. With a classic set-neck, mahogany construction, unique top…


Firefly Guitars’ New SG Model – Budget Friendly at $189

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One of the most popular budget-friendly brands, Firefly Guitars, has release a new SG style guitar, with similar lines to an ESP Viper. With a variety of beautiful finishes to choose from, these guitars are incredible at the low price of $189.


EART Headless Guitar (24, Gorgeous Stainless Steel Frets!)

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For under $350, you can get deep into headless territory with one of the new EART headless guitar models. Still a traditional scale length 6 string guitar, but with 24 beautifully finished stainless steel frets, and tight alnico humbuckers!


GUS G’s Blackfire Pickups!

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What does Greek guitar monster Gus G do when he just can’t find the perfect guitar pickups for his shredtastic heavy metal solos? He starts his own company, that’s what! Say hello to Blackfire Pickups!


The PJD Woodford Classic – Hand Made In The UK!

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With a roasted maple neck, Indian rosewood fretboard, ash body, Barenuckle pickups, and smooth satin finish…. the PJD Woodford Classic has the looks, and the features to really shine!


Metal Guitar Bargain – JS32 Rhoads V

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Great deals on these used Jackson JS32 guitars can be found all day long on the used market, but whether you get it new for $350 or used for $220, these guitars are an obvious choice for a budget-friendly metal guitar.  


NEW Single and Music Video: Storms On The Horizon feat. Deakon Lekross!

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This new single and music video is a shred collaboration with virtuoso guitarist Deakon Lekross! This track is available on all major digital music platforms! LINK HERE


Stainless Steel Frets On A Sub-$200 Guitar!

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There’s a new brand being considered on the Guitar MAX channel: EART! This under-$200 guitar has stainless steel frets, and a super thin roasted maple neck. Amazing!  


Flight Training: My Toughest Flight as a Student

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This flight has been split into two parts. Part 1 is below, and part 2 can be found through the YouTube video description.


Max’s Video Submission for the incredible dearMoon Project!

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The incredible dearMoon project, created by Yusaku Maezawa and Elon Musk, will fly Mr. Maezawa and 8 other people on a trip around the moon on a new SpaceX Starship. The crew of 8 is currently being selected! Learn more HERE