Groundbreaking acoustic guitar re-design from Taylor. Brace yourselves…

The Traditional X-bracing has forever been part of the internal structure of an Acoustic guitar. there have been subtle changes in the design over the last 2 centuries, incorporating fanned bracing (See PRS’ New SE range), as well as forward-shifted bracing, (Martins Updated, Re-designed standard series) all with the goal of improving the tonal response, sustain and stability of the Acoustic … Continue reading

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NAMM 2018 PRS Announcements!

There have been some huge announcements from PRS in the run-up to the NAMM show, covering both production and private stock electric guitars, SE acoustics, and amplifiers. We are known for our PRS collection here at Sound Affects, so naturally, we feel obligated to share these announcements with you. let’s take a look… PRS SE Angelus and Tonare PRS launched a … Continue reading

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Brand New Model – Patrick James Eggle Macon Jr ‘Two Pigs’ – Only Three Made

In stock at Sound Affects Premier is a particularly interesting creation from Patrick James Eggle guitars. A brand new model from Patricks bespoke Oswestry workshop, the Macon Jr. is a single cut guitar based on the classic Gibson LP Junior design, but The ‘Two Pigs’ part of the name has a bit of backstory behind it. ‘The Two Pigs’ was the … Continue reading

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New Richie Kotzen Signature RK50 Victory Amplifier Released!

Initially teased in February 2017 by a sneaky picture on his Instagram (below), the guitar/vocal powerhouse has finally released his long awaited new signature amplifier and boy is it cool! The Victory RK50 came about through Richie’s longstanding friendship with Victory Amplifier Designer Martin Kidd (who originally designed Richie’s old Cornford Signature Amp way back when) and it packs lots … Continue reading

Release your inner Guthrie…

Guthrie Govan Signature Model has arrived! And it’s lovely. Whether it’s his Solo work, the Aristocrats, Steven Wilson, Hans Zimmer, Asia or any other project, the majority of the guitar playing world is aware of Guthrie Govan and his talents on the electric guitar. Guthrie has a reputation for being humble and refined, tastefully embellishing his music and that of … Continue reading

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Friedman Vintage-T guitars Inbound

We are eagerly anticipating the arrival of two brand new Friedman Vintage-T’s to Sound Affects Premier! With one Trans Red Vintage-T already sitting proudly in our showroom, we have one in Vintage Blonde, and another in Double Burst coming to keep it company. These guitars were designed by Dave Friedman, in partnership with Grover Jackson, the man behind Jackson Guitars. … Continue reading

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NAMM 2017: The All-New Taylor Academy Series / GS Mini Bass

With Winter NAMM 2017 now under way, we’re poised and at the ready for news of new and exciting releases coming from brands far and wide. Right away, Taylor Guitars have unveiled their new series of Academy Series Acoustics alongside an addition to their popular GS Mini family – The GS Mini E Bass. The Academy Series will become available … Continue reading

A New Page at Sound Affects Premier…

Well, well. Look at what’s just arrived with us here at Sound Affects Premier. We’re excited to announce the arrival of three new John Page Ashburn Classic models from the John Page brand of guitars. We’ve been extremely impressed with these guitars since putting them on our walls a few weeks ago, and we think that these will pique your … Continue reading