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GuitArlington 2014 Wrap Up

We won’t argue that the average weekend isn’t a glorious event, when it is stacked to the rafters with guitars it is downright fabulous.  It doesn’t get any better than the GuitArlington show held on the weekend of October 18-19.  With thousands, if not tens of thousands, guitars filling the halls of the Arlington, Texas... [Read More]

Celebrating 2014 Bigsby Birthdays

December 12th 2014 marks what would be the 115th birthday of Paul Adelbert Bigsby. When it comes to guitar history, names like Leo Fender, Adolph Rickenbacker, and Les Paul may be more widely known, but their work would not have been possible without the man who designed and built the first solidbody electric guitar. Paul Bigsby A skilled... [Read More]

A fresh perspective on NAMM

A fresh perspective on NAMM

Occasionally, one must take a step back to gain a more clear vision of a situation.  In any industry, people within the field have a different understanding and perspective of those looking in–sometimes vastly different.  The awe inspiring, massive display filled halls that are a trademark of every NAMM show can be overwhelming... [Read More]

Gibson Collector’s Choice #14

Gibson Collector’s Choice #14

Gibson has released the next installment of their Collector’s Choice Series; the fourteenth! This model pays tribute to session ace Waddy Wachtel! Working with a variety of artists including Linda Ronstadt, Warren Zevon, Stevie Nicks, and  The Rolling Stones his original Les Paul can be heard on hundreds of recordings.  Featuring the... [Read More]

GuitArlington 2014!

GuitArlington 2014!

Labor Day has passed, and autumn is just around the corner. While kids are going back to school and leaves are getting ready to change their color, our attention is keenly focused on a singular event—GuitArlington 2014! Each year this is one of, if not the, biggest events celebrating all things guitar.  Again returning to the Arlington,... [Read More]

Value in Old Guitars

Recently, Barron’s online investment magazine ‘PENTA’ posted an article entitled ‘Value in Old Guitars’.  As any regular visitor to this website knows, the Bigsby company is steeped in vintage guitar legend and we attend a number of vintage guitar-based events each year. As we all put our hearts and souls into... [Read More]