07 Dec · 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.
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!
15 Oct · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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?
02 Oct 2016 · Artist associations have come a long way over the years and this year we feel these are the best so far. What do you think?
08 Sep 2016 · Do you need an acoustic bass? Well if so then this new model is perhaps one you should be going to try out.
11 Aug 2016 · For those on a budget, could this new dreadnought acoustic guitar get you closer to those Brazilian rosewood guitar tones of yesteryear?
05 Apr 2016 · New for this years Musikmesse, the Artisan B5 bass range now features an updated Markbass preamp - could this add a touch more control to your bass tone?