7 Reasons not to miss the Liverpool Guitar Show!

On Sunday 14th October, the Liverpool Guitar Show takes place from 10:30am – 4pm in the Park Hotel in Netherton, Aintree. It promises to be a brand new guitar event that the North West of the UK has yet to see. With most guitar shows focusing on independent traders and local shops to fill up their stands, we have decided … Continue reading

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The LIVERPOOL GUITAR EXPERIENCE – Brought to you by Sound Affects

On Sunday 14th October, we will present the first annual Liverpool Guitar Experience at the Park Hotel in Aintree, Netherton, L30 6YN. The experience will play host to some of the biggest brands in the guitar industry, who will be there presenting you with their latest and greatest products at specially discounted prices – for one day only!. Product demonstrators, brand representatives and live performers will … Continue reading

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The Top 10 New Arrivals in April!

This month is drawing to a close, and we have had another exciting month of gear both new and old – Here are the 10 best new arrivals for this month! 1. Our Taylor Custom Builds We posted a blog about these guitars at the beginning of January so we’ll be quick here: Sound Affects Turns 10 this year, and to … Continue reading

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Silver Sky Drop-in Event, Saturday 14th April

This Saturday at our Ormskirk store, we will be hosting a Silver Sky drop-in event, accessible to anyone who wishes to attend – no need to book. From 9 am until 2 pm, the PRS Silver Sky will be in-store for you to try out for yourself. It is a guitar that has caused a lot of controversy and mixed … Continue reading

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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

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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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