Guitar World popped by the Charvel booth during the 2016 NAMM Show, where they checked out the new for 2016 Pro-Mod Series.
Watch the clip below as Charvel’s Peter Wichers explains some of the new features behind this year’s axes …
UK-based guitarist Sam Coulson, who has been touring the last few years with Asia, recently posted a clip on YouTube entitled “Spanking My Plank.”
Plank being his No. 1 Japanese-made Charvel So-Cal with DiMarzio pickups.
“Jamming some rough bluesy stuff in G blues,” he noted. “Always lots of fun.”
Check out the clip below …
For his 2016 NAMM showpiece, Master Builder “Red” Dave Nichols built a San Dimas HH and gave it a ferocious Bengal Yellow paint job.
The custom-shop beauty features select alder wood, a quartersawn maple bolt-on neck, 12-16” compound radius maple fingerboard and a pair of Seymour Duncan® humbucking pickups.
Hear from Red Dave in the quick video below …
When Premier Guitar visited the Charvel booth at NAMM, they caught up with product managers Matt Brown and Peter Wichers for a rundown on the new San Dimas guitar.
Watch below to learn more about what’s “under the hood” of these new 2016 San Dimas guitars, and to hear a quick demo of its various pickup combinations.