New Gear That Excites Me: Supro Blues King 8

Supro announced the Blues King 8 on Youtube and their various social medias this morning.  Honestly, just two chords into the promo video above and I was smitten.  (They aren't paying me to say this, in fact I will have to pony up some dough to get one). Street Price: $299 I'll get the specs... Continue Reading →

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Gear Review: Joyo Bantamp AtomiC Amp

Street Price: $139.99-$149.99 Get Your Own Joyo Bantamp AtomiC on Amazon here!  Get Your Own Joyo Bantamp AtomiC on eBay here! OverviewI don't know how these manufacturers do it, but these teeny tiny little amps are getting better and louder with more and more features built in.  I'd been on the hunt for a small... Continue Reading →

S’NAMM 2019: Fender Tonemaster?

Like any jerk on the internet, I'm going to give my thoughts on Fender's new amp release of the Tonemaster range at Summer NAMM 2019 without having actually played the gear.  That's what the internet is here for: uniformed ranting.  This is based on literature I've read as well as the few videos I've seen... Continue Reading →

Gear Review: Firefly FF338 Guitar

They’re in stock again! Matte Black: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Hollowbody-Guitar-Black/dp/B07HQNZRRB/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=5852579bbc0ec2630adf23df4e2329fa&creativeASIN=B07HQNZRRB Walnut/Brown: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Hollowbody-Guitar-Walnut/dp/B07HQFSZLP/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=ecd31f02946784d350bb24d2adbc0e02&creativeASIN=B07HQFSZLP Gold: SOLD OUT Iced Tea: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Semi-Hollowbody-Guitar/dp/B07HQKL7X2/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=1d3887c654d0375a4bcbd4fdef0e92b3&creativeASIN=B07HQKL7X2 Street Price: $139.91 Hey folks!  Here is a follow up to my Firefly FF338 First Impressions post a few weeks ago.  I'll call this a thorough review now that I've spent some time with this guitar.  I'll just cut straight to the... Continue Reading →

The Dark Side Of Counterfeit Guitars

If you buy counterfeit guitars, you are supporting modern day slavery.   Now that I have your attention.  With all of the hullabaloo surrounding Gibson's video threatening to sue "counterfeiters" and urging customers to #playauthentic, I think a major travesty is getting swept under the rug.  Sure, I've had a blast poking fun at Gibson for... Continue Reading →

Guitar Memes, Vol 3

I keep having fun making these, so as long as the inspiration strikes, I'll keep it up.  Here is a dump of a bunch of ones I've made over the past few weeks.                         Cheers, Chuck Support This Blog Each Time You Shop On... Continue Reading →

Firefly FF338 First Impressions

edit: they're in stock again! Matte Black: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Hollowbody-Guitar-Black/dp/B07HQNZRRB/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=5852579bbc0ec2630adf23df4e2329fa&creativeASIN=B07HQNZRRB Walnut/Brown: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Hollowbody-Guitar-Walnut/dp/B07HQFSZLP/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=ecd31f02946784d350bb24d2adbc0e02&creativeASIN=B07HQFSZLP Gold: SOLD OUT Iced Tea: https://www.amazon.com/Firefly-FF338-Semi-Hollowbody-Guitar/dp/B07HQKL7X2/ref=as_sl_pc_tf_til?tag=chucksguitarg-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=1d3887c654d0375a4bcbd4fdef0e92b3&creativeASIN=B07HQKL7X2     Ok, now that I've got that out of the way. I finally decided to see what all the hullabaloo surrounding Firefly guitars is about. All the Facebook posts, message board posts, and videos surrounding these guitars has... Continue Reading →

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