Now the Les Paul centennial is over, Brian looks at the latest crop of Gibson guitars.
Guitar Notes from Brian Baggett
Go behind the scenes to see some of today's most extraordinary acoustic and electric guitars being designed and crafted. Learn what makes an exceptional instrument and discover the history and technology behind the most revered vintage guitars. Join Private Reserve Guitar video presenter Brian Baggett on his explorations of the custom shops operated by Gibson, Fender, Martin, Paul Reed Smith and many more. Learn about tone woods, tunings, scale lengths, and much more—all curated by Brian—a remarkable guitarist in his own right.
Clue: it’s not just about scale length…
Long neglected, this composer and teacher helped shape a meaningful literature for guitar.
The band is back and despite, ahem, certain personality issues, VH is badder than ever.
Learn what it takes to capture everything you, your guitar and your amp are putting out. It’s not as tough or mysterious as you think.
Get an eyeful of the people and processes behind Fender’s finest instruments.
Decoding his 19th century scores reveals what a profound influence Worrall has had on the sound of the steel-string acoustic guitar.
Exploring the skills (and electric skillet) that go into creating the legendary Gibson ES Series.
We got the nickel tour and a whole lot more on our visit to the Holy Grail of acoustic guitars.
Musician’s Friend Private Reserve plays host to a drool-inducing collection of sweet guitars crafted by the Fender Custom Shop.