Issue 488

SUMMER 2022

ROBERT

KING CRIMSON

FR IPP

AL DI MEOLA

ON HIS LEGENDARY GIGS WITH PACO

& McLAUGHLIN

Page 32

16 NEW GEAR REVIEWS

Including

GUI L D SURFLINER MANSON ORYX VI BLACKSTAR ST JAMES

& More!

THE DEFINITIVE INTERVIEW

PLUS INSIDE THE KING CR I MSON GUITAR

COLLECTION

THE STRAT 1954 TO ’62 Four Fenders that reveal

how an icon was born

JOHN PETRUCCI On the guitars that

changed his life

GUIDE TO ACOUSTIC BODY STYLES

PLUS

GRETSCH DUO-JETS!

TAYLOR 724CE KOA

TAYLOR 724CE KOA

GRETSCH DUO-JETS!

TOM BUKOVAC The Nashville session

legend talks gear