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Tony Bacon Interview

Any guitarist who has walked the aisles of the nearest Barnes & Noble or roamed the guitar related entries at has seen the name Tony Bacon. For the past couple of decades Tony has been linked to well-researched tomes on Gibsons, Fenders, Gretsch’s and thousands of pages about cool, historic, unique and downright weird […]

New Fender Guitars Book

A friend of a friend has a new book about to be published about Fender’s golden period, 1946-1970. Fender: The Golden Age Here are the details, from Amazon: Leo Fender’s guitars have arguably had the greatest influence on modern music than any other make of guitar. Over 250 guitars in every model, style and finish […]

The New Guitar Collecting Amazon Store

Time for a little shameless self-promotion. We have set up our own store within Amazon, for all the guitar related stuff we can think of. The thinking behind it is that we hope to create a starting point for anybody searching for books about guitar collecting, tab books and sheet music, CDs and DVDs by […]

New Guitar Collecting Magazine Launching

Guitar Aficionado magazine and from Future U.S., the publishers of Guitar World,  is a new upscale men’s, niche lifestyle publication for music enthusiasts who collect, play and invest in new and vintage guitars. According to Guitar Aficionado, readers know that guitars are among some of the best-performing, tangible asset investments available today. Traditionally, the value […]

Neptune Bound: The Ultimate Danelectro Guitar Guide

Neptune Bound: The Ultimate Danelectro Guitar Guide You may have never heard of a Danelectro guitar. But Jimmy Page and Eric Clapton certainly have. The unorthodox instruments — known for their unique design and prized for their clear, bell-like tone — belong in the arsenal of every rock guitarist from Aerosmith to ZZ Top. And […]

Guitar Books Roundup pt 1

The Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide 2009 (Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide) This year’s price guide; The bible of the vintage guitar collecting industry.       Gruhn’s Guide to Vintage Guitars: An Identification Guide for American Fretted Instruments For collectors, dealers and players, this updated guide provides specifications, serial numbers, and more […]

Another Great Guitar Book

This book… Totally Guitar Has a wealth of great guitar information. Over 600 pages of guitar history, playing styles, pictures, and some information on rarely seen makes and models of guitars from all eras. As the Amazon reviews quite rightly say: This book is a real bargain…not only is it excellent value at (rrp £20 […]