Vintage Guitar Scene: 1962 Gibson ES-175D

February 6, 2018 Martin Cilia

I’d been quietly looking for one of these guitars for years and was very happy to find this one. It’s a great sounding and playing Gibson ES-175D which was made late 1961/early 1962.  It has 2 excellent sounding PAF pickups and is from what is considered the holy grail period of 175s. […]

Vintage Guitar Scene: 1962 Gibson J-200N – Blonde

January 18, 2018 Martin Cilia

I was always in awe of Gibson J200 guitars. I first saw and heard the one that was used on The Shadows version of Apache. That guitar was borrowed from Cliff Richard. Bruce Welch from The Shadows played the great sounding rhythm guitar on Apache  (it was also used on other Shadows & Cliff Richard recordings). Cliff’s guitar has a sunburst finish. […]

Feature Scene: Our top 10 featured articles for 2015

January 26, 2016 Mandy Hall

We had some great features last year, including vintage guitars & amps, recording sessions and memoirs. Read them below: 1. Vintage Guitar Scene: 1963 Fender Stratocaster – Candy Apple Red: http://whatsmyscene.com/vintage-guitar-of-the-month-1963-fender-stratocaster-candy-apple-red/ 2. Rob Snarski – […]

Spirit Scene: Gibson

July 2, 2015 Mary Boukouvalas

GIBSON Source: Cocktails & Rock Tales by Jane Rocca Ingredients: 5-10ml dry vermouth 30ml gin 30ml vodka 2 pearl onions to garnish  Method: Fill mixing glass with ice and stir in vermouth. Discard excess vermouth […]

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