Gear

Epiphone Masterbilt AJ-45ME

With its satin finish and slender neck, Epiphone’s Masterbilt AJ-45ME has a decidedly modern feel. But the slope-shouldered guitar has the sort of warm, honeyed... Read More...
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Paul Reed Smith SE A10E

When I first pick up Paul Reed Smith’s SE A10E, with its narrow nut and sleek low action, not to mention its asymmetric headstock and super shiny finish, the gu... Read More...

Gretsch G9201 Honey Dipper

Posted by Adam Perlmutter (Special thanks to Brad Barr of the Barr Brothers.) Gretsch’s G9201 Honey Dipper resonator guitar might be a modern instrument, ... Read More...

Recording King RP1-16C

Posted by Adam Perlmutter At first blush, Recording King’s RP1-16C sounds astonishingly good for a $500 guitar. Inspired by 1930s Gibson flattops, this sweet... Read More...