1960's Astrotone

If you're into vintage Japanese guitars of just into the weird and wonderful you'll probably know what this is. Or, maybe not ... This is a mid 60...

60's-70's Guyatone LG-127Ts

Yep, another Guyatone story. There's more coming too ... Growing up as a young punk wanting to play a Mosrite in Australia these were one of our on...

Mid 60's "no name" baritone

One of the things I love about vintage Japanese guitars is that things keep popping into your world that throw you a slightly curved ball. It's the...

1968-69 Guyatone EB-6

You all know how much I love Guyatone. I've written a few blogs on them and I won't re-do the history again as I covered it pretty well in this blo...

1966 Teisco WG-4L

Following on from the earlier version blog before this slightly later version of the great WG-4L features the striped aluminium scratchplate which ...

1967-68 First man S2A

First man are one of my favourite Japanese manufacturers even though they only lasted a couple years under that name. They made a bunch of REALLY c...