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...

1964 Kawai SD2W

I'm trying desperately to keep up with blogs about all these guitars I'm fixing up for the shop so ... This a REALLY nice Kawai SD2W from the earl...

1967 Guyatone LG-350. The Sharp 5

I've already written a bit about Guyatone and how much I love some of their stuff so I won't bore you with details there and instead jump straight ...

1964 Pleasant SEL

Pleasant guitars were another great Japanese brand that shone brightly for a brief period in the early to mid 60's when the pop music boom hit Japa...

1967-69 Honey SG5

Honey were a Japanese manufacturer more well known for amps and effects pedalsĀ and made some awesome fuzz pedals between 1967 and '69, which was th...

1972-74 Greco Les Paul

Everyone knows I'm a fan of Japanese guitars and I've owned and played hundreds, maybe thousands over the years. While I love the weirder and bizar...