Solar Guitars finally reveals that 8-String! Enter the new A1.8C

Published on :

The new Solar Guitars A1.8C was teased back during Winter NAMM – and now it is finally here. This 27″ scale length behemoth looks killer in its jet black finish. This thing could probably crush skulls at twenty paces. Solar Guitars A1.8C Ola Englund’s relentless release schedule for his Solar Guitars brand is sometimes be […]

Solar Guitars unleashes two new 7-string guitars, E1.7FBB and V1.7FBB

Published on :

The latest two guitars from Ola Englund’s Solar Guitars brand are both 7-strings: the E1.7FBB and V1.7FBB. Both come in a dark, blacked-out, even weapon-like look. Great for down-tuned crushing riffs, then! Solar Guitars E1.7FBB and V1.7FBB The new Solar Guitars E1.7FBB and V1.7FBB both come in a Flame Black Burst Matte finish applied to a mahogany body. It […]

NAMM 2019: Jackson Pro Misha Mansoor HT7 – The Djent bargain?

Published on :

At Winter NAMM 2019, Jackson announced a mass of new guitars. Amongst these fresh models was a particular 7-string instrument – that looks to be a bit of a bargain. Not easy to overlook, it comes in neon orange as one of the finish options. I am, of course, talking about the new 2019 Jackson Pro […]

NAMM 2019: Over 30 new guitars from Cort including its first 8-string, the KX508MS

Published on :

Cort is one of those brands that offer good quality guitars at prices that are more than reasonable. In fact, companies like Mansons Guitars have worked with them on some of their Matt Bellamy inspired models in the last few years. Cort 2019 New Models There is a lot to cover amongst the 30 plus instruments […]

NAMM 2019: Ibanez Axion Label and Prestige RG5000 range stand out from the crowd

Published on :

Ibanez has been busy preparing for the NAMM 2019 event at the end of January. Very busy. The Japanese guitar giant has so many new models launching that it will be hard for players to keep track of them all. But there are two stand-out models you should be taking a look at: the Ibanez Axion […]

Solar Guitars S1.6ET LTD Poplar Burl limited edition models

Published on :

Solar Guitars has just introduced four new limited-edition models of its S1.6ET LTD design. For a limited time  you can get these in Lime Burst Matte, Poplar Burst Matte, Solar Burst Matte and Blue Burst Matte finish. Solar Guitars S1.6 and S1.6ET LTD Poplar Burl Each guitar has a neck-through design with a sturdy five-ply maple/jatoba neck […]

Solar Guitars BOP Artist LTD Signature Models: Stealthy swamp ash shred machines?

Published on :

Solar Guitars has announced another pair of new models in the form of its BOP Artist LTD Signature Models. The range is available in 6- and 7-string versions. This all black model is available in a new ‘open pore’ finish, which looks as good as you’d hope. Solar Guitars BOP Artist LTD Signature Models It […]

Solar Guitars launches yet another new model, the all-mahogany S1.6ET LTD

Published on :

Solar Guitars has just announced an all-mahogany limited edition model, the S1.6ET LTD, which comes equipped with some great hardware. S1.6ET LTD This new version of the S1.6ET LTD is a mahogany bodied guitar finished in flame Solar burst matte finish, and yes, the neck is mahogany as well, making this a pretty good looking guitar. It also […]

Solar Guitars adds eight new cool models to their lineup

Published on :

Solar Guitars is Ola Englund’s foray into his own guitar company and it is one that has many guitarists attention, as Ola has a great reputation. His guitar designs look contemporary, well made and built to high standards. Now they have added eight new models to the lineup for 2018. Solar Guitars Ola Englund built […]