Epiphone's new Muse series are affordable versions of classic designs like the Les Paul and SG, but with modern pickup switching, and in a range of metallic colours.
Fender is about to release the Squier FSR Classic Vibe '70s Jaguar in two new limited edition finishes, Shell Pink and Daphne Blue, along with some (as yet elusive) '70s Mustang models.
Godin Guitars' latest Session HT model offers a high-quality, affordable hard-tail guitar with plenty of great tonal options and features for the money. Who needs trems, anyway?
Epiphone has launched the Vivian Campbell Holy Diver Les Paul Outfit, based on the guitar Mr Campbell used on the Dio album of the same name. The specs look promising given the reasonable price...
If you're on a budget and looking for something a bit different that stands out from the crowd, check out this new Active Jazzmaster HH ST model from Squier.
J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr fame has his signature model Fender Squier Jazzmaster updated to meet CITES regulations worldwide, but will it affect it's sound?