Tag Archives: Telecaster
In the late 1970s and early 1980s Fender was facing competition from lower priced and some would say better made Japanese guitars. The lower priced Fender guitars were made in America and could not compete with the lower prices of Japanese made Fender knock offs.

SMG Review: Squier Vintage Modified Stratocaster Electric Guitar

In the late 1970s and early 1980s Fender was facing competition from lower priced and some would say better made Japanese guitars. The lower priced Fender guitars were made in America and could not compete with the lower prices of Japanese made Fender knock offs.

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Innovative products are often conceived when seeking to improve upon an existing design. In the case of Thomas Wnorowski, he recognized that the tonal possibilities residing within his Strat copy fell far short of their potential, so he set out to do something about it.

SMG Review: AweSome Musical Instruments’ Telecaster
Hyper-Mod™ Control Plate

Innovative products are often conceived when seeking to improve upon an existing design. In the case of Thomas Wnorowski, he recognized that the tonal possibilities residing within his Strat copy fell far short of their potential, so he set out to do something about it.

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We've come a long way since the days of pitch pipes and tuning forks when we had to, God forbid, use our ears to tune our instruments....

Review: Snark Clip-on Guitar Tuner

We’ve come a long way since the days of pitch pipes and tuning forks when we had to, God forbid, use our ears to tune our instruments….

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Acme Guitar Works, Inc. started as a hobby shop back in 1993 for George Ellison and his friends to work on their guitars....

REVIEW: Acme Guitar Works ToneShaper for Telecaster

Acme Guitar Works, Inc. started as a hobby shop back in 1993 for George Ellison and his friends to work on their guitars….

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A little over seven years ago, guitarist Jeff Shepherd faced a dilemma, no matter how many guitars he tried, he just couldn't find that elusive "TONE"....

REVIEW: Sheptone Pickups for Telecaster

A little over seven years ago, guitarist Jeff Shepherd faced a dilemma, no matter how many guitars he tried, he just couldn’t find that elusive “TONE”….

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