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Cort - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about Cort? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
08 Jun 2022 · The new Cort KX700 EverTune has many benefits for modern playing styles. If you need a rock-solid 6-string then this could be your weapon of choice.
25 Apr 2022 · The Cor-Tek Corporation behind Cort Guitars has taken on the Digitech and DOD brands. Could we see new effect designs soon?
19 Jan 2022 · Designed in conjunction with Hedras Ramos, the Fishman Fluence-loaded X700 Duality II is Cort's flagship model and now features a mahogany body.
10 Aug 2021 · Cort's new X500 Menace is a stripped back, all black shredder with plenty of attitude. Announced earlier this year, the guitar is now available to buy.
02 Jul 2021 · The best guitars for under €500! It's a great time to grab a new electric guitar for some sweet summer jams - these 10 guitars should be on your radar.
09 Jun 2021 · Cort's new G280 Select is an HSS S-style guitar with premium features at a price that feels pretty low given the components used here.
09 Feb 2021 · If you thought Cort was only about budget guitars, think again: the G300 Pro has some great specs that put it in competition with brands like Ibanez.
11 Jan 2021 · Designed with prog prodigy Hedras, the new Cort X700 Mutility features a multi-scale design and comes loaded with a set of Fishman Fluence pickups.
30 Oct 2020 · Compiled using cold, hard objective data as well as gut instinct and raw emotion, this list of the Top 10 Signature Guitars is guaranteed to appal some and appeal to others...
04 Jun 2020 · The new Cort KX300 Etched models come loaded with EMG humbuckers that should handle all your classic rock tones and more! And with their sandblasted and etched tops, they look ready for battle!
09 Jan 2020 · The new Cort KX300 blasts onto the guitar scene with a minimal finish and maximum tone. Can these guitars entice players with a combination of a lightweight finish and well-matched components?
07 Dec 2019 · The Best Electric Guitars 2019! What a year it's been for an instrument that's often reported to be dead (or dying). Here is our roundup of the hottest and best value guitars from the past 12 months.
15 Oct 2019 · Cort has a new flagship guitar, the X700 Duality. This "premium" guitar is the company's attempt to break away from the mid-range to budget guitar market. But will it win us over?
21 Aug 2019 · Cort takes on Fender's Jazz Bass with its new GB74 Gig Bass, adding some tonal options that could entice some budget-conscious J-Bass fans to switch to a more cheaper but more versatile instrument.
20 Jun 2019 · Swamp ash, bird's eye maple, splitable humbucker and two gorgeous paint finishes: The G290 FAT has some boutique chops at low prices. Dare we say it: this has some Suhr-like vibes going on...
21 Jan 2019 · Cort has been super-busy getting its 30+ (!) new models ready for NAMM 2019 - among them its first ever 8-string model, the KX508MS, with Fishman Fluence pickups.
25 Nov 2018 · Looking to pick up a cheap 7-string baritone electric guitar? Loaded with EMG RetroActive Super77-7st pickups, the new Cort KX257B seven-string will command your attention.
14 Aug 2018 · Cort has released the new CR300 Singlecut which blends classic American '50s styling with modern day active pickups that it claims give an authentic PAF tone yet at low impedance.
18 May 2018 · The new Cort Sunset TC model combines vintage relic boutique style with a tried and tested pickup combination, yet still manages to bring it all in at well under what you'd expect to pay for such a guitar.
27 Dec 2017 · What a great year 2017 was for budget guitars! This round-up includes our top 5 guitars for under 500 pounds, and each gives plenty of bang for your buck, so won't break the bank!
17 Jun 2017 · Replete in a stunning Aqua Blue finish, this 2017 model bass has been kitted out with some decent hardware and a price tag that many will find tempting.
13 Feb 2017 · A new modern, sleek looking instrument designed by British guitar maker Hugh Manson and with a hint or two of his previous work.
18 Oct 2016 · Stripped back, but not where it counts. Can this budget bass punch above its weight?