Gibson J-200 The untold history of this iconic acoustic

Graham nash On Neil Young, Joni and the magic of old Martins

tube treasure How to pick out vintage valves that sound stellar

Issue 442

February 2019

“It wasn’t working and not fun, all at the same time, in a very short period...”

j oe Bonamassa

plus! Bonamassa’s golden era


p. 7 2

on Burnout, ’Bursts & the secrets

to great guitar tone


Steve lukather Master Steve’s

classy soloing

style inside

NEW FENDERS! first review of sub-£1K American performer series