Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Quirky Vintage: 1963 Guild S-200 Thunderbird

Some guitars just appeal to you. Others don’t, and some controversial designs inspire either lifelong devotion or immediate scorn amongst players and collectors. Such...

MIJ TeleStar 5002 Electric

This month’s quirky guitar was originally a mystery, now solved. Your author consulted “History Of Japanese Electric Guitars”, the informative and recent book by...

1957 Supro “60” Solidbody

Old Supro guitars have proven themselves to be favorites for years now, primarily by collectors and players with a taste for the offbeat and...

Kay 4144 Sizzler “Nick Blade”

Every time I’ve gone into Buzzy Levine’s Lark Street Music in Teaneck, New Jersey in recent months, I have been taken with a solidbody...

Circa ’63 National Glenwood 99

In the world of oddball vintage guitars, there are few that deserve the term “quirky” more than the infamous National Res-O-Glas map guitars of...