Mitchell MS450 Modern guitar review – The best electric guitar under $300 (seriously!)

This is the most complete unbiased review of the MS450 you will find, and includes an accompanying 12 minute video guitar review. I won’t keep you waiting. For the price, this is the best guitar you can buy. For beginners. For intermediate players. For seasoned vets who want a decent 2nd or 14th guitar. The …

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Squier Classic Vibe ’60s Jazzmaster guitar review (the unbiased TRUTH about these offsets)

Last updated April 12, 2022 This is the most comprehensive Squier Classic Vibe ’60s Jazzmaster review online and also includes 30+ minutes of video footage. I will, of course, answer whether I think you should or should not buy a CV Jazzmaster or not. But it’s not an easy answer and depends a lot on …

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This Week in Guitar #20 – Review updates, cigar box guitars, Top 10 Black Sabbath Riffs

I’m thinking about updating the Art of Shred reviews with a “salability score.” Certain guitars hold value better than others and my hunch is you’d want to see my real world results from churning the guitars I buy, review, and get rid of to fund other guitars to buy and review. Right now this is …

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This Week in Guitar #18 – Yvette Young’s hilarious ad, a super-modded $150 Bullet Mustang, and more …

My goal with TWiG is to bring you unique or maybe not widely shared stories and information. Some weeks there’s almost too much to choose from, but for the past couple of weeks there has been a lot less. I assume it’s due to the holidays and the whole industry being focused on holiday sales …

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This Week in Guitar #17 – my missed ’56 Les Paul, Tele-Strat hybrid, and more …

I hope you got through Black Friday week relatively unscathed. There weren’t any deals worth a damn as far as I was concerned, except for effects pedals. But considering the state of the guitar market that’s not too surprising. (I did re-up my JamPlay membership, though, because it’s got a lot of fun lessons.) “Fun” …

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This Week in Guitar #16 – Glarry GTL review, best selling guitars of 2021, Billie Joe signature Epiphone, and more …

Happy Monday! I posted a new review last week. The Glarry GTL got the Art of Shred in-depth written and video review treatment. If you’ve been thinking about buying basically the cheapest guitar you can buy then you really need to read and watch the review first. What else did I find interesting this week? …

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