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Are You Fan Enough to Get a Tattoo of Your Favorite Guitar Gear Brand ?

Here is an ink fanatic / guitar nerd ! Of course he was going to get a tattoo of his favorite brand ! Which one would you get ? Source

Sweet Things

It's like this guitar is trying to emulate the sound of sizzling fries, I wonder how it will sound for real ! Extra crispy crunch ? Anyway, me hungry ! Bolin Frybox Sweet Things guitar made by John Bolin of Bolin Guitars

Is It a Punk Guitar or S&M Guitar ?

Yeah I know it is supposed to be a punk guitar but come on ! It has spikes, chains, straps and red flashy leather... It's S&M !

Cardboard Stratocaster

Yep... A guitar made of cardboard ! Definitely not a fail but it sure is a whacky funny guitar thingy ! Fender's Custom Shop has partnered with Ernest Packaging to create a cardboard Stratocaster as part of the company's Cardboard Chaos series. The project was a...

Joe Bonamassa BonaByrd

Les Paul bodyshape with Firebird headstock signed and played by Joe Bonamassa ? Haters gonna hate ! Gibson Custom has partnered with blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa to release a limited edition of 100 Bonabyrd guitars, which merge the body of a 1950s Les Paul with...

Now We Know What Really Happened to the Terminator !

Once Sarah Connor blew his robot head off, they made a guitar out of it !

C-3PO Guitar

Ready for Shred Wars ? This is C-3PO action figure carrying case from Star Wars repurposed as a functional electric guitar with a Behringer neck. The case still opens and talks, with C-3PO saying three different phrases. That last feature must be so annoying ! C-3PO's...

Twisted Guitar

If someone has an explanation for this... Update : This twisted guitar was made by Mark Grimbly. The nickname of this guitar - that seems inspired by Hetfields ESP Snakebyte - is Salli as in SALvador DaLI. It makes sense !

The Ultimate Warmoth Custom ?

The ZZ Zulu Warlord is a unique furry monster guitar that was found on Craigslist. The Zulu Warlord guitar is covered in deerskin hide and has steer horns, giving it this wild and ferocious, yet funny appearance. As an added touch, the volume and tone knobs are sheep...

Bizarre Dollar Guitar

There is not much information about this K One Dollar guitar. Kronodale is a French brand co-founded by two designers specialized in guitars with unique designs. One-of-a-kind it is !

Is it a Stratocaster from Outer Space ?

Is it some weird spaceship ? Is it a Stratocaster from outer space ? It looks like a Stratocaster went on a UFO ride and came back with some extra-terrestrial flair. The aliens must have been rockin' out to some Jimi Hendrix before they landed on Earth. No matter...

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What Doorbell ? What we Need is More Cowbell !

Honestly, the world needs more cowbell, and less doorbell. But hey, that's just me ! Too bad Boss themselves didn't came out with this DB-2 Doorbell thing. After all, they've made a Boss pedal mouse in the past. But as of now, it looks like Gear Ant and Acorn...

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Beauty in Imperfection ?

Who needs precision when you have a guitar that's close enough? Looks like the guitar maker ran out of supplies and just said 'Meh ! That's good enough!' The transparent pickguard that showcases the inner workings of the guitar is a good idea. At least, you can see...

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An Ode to Creativity or Fertility ?

I heard that this guitar is really fertile. It's got plenty of seeds for making sweet music. I guess the giant sperm on the guitar represent the creative juices flowing into it. Or maybe it's just a reminder of where good ideas go to die. But, you know what they say :...

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CUSTOM WORKS & REPAIRS

Holy Strat !

This Stratocaster is obviously a reference to the biblical Golgotha. But all this bling makes it look more like a Goldgotha ! Let's not talk about the hill itself that looks like a pile of... Yes, let's not talk about this !

PICKUPS MADNESS

Pickups Win

Welcome to the wheel of pickups fortune ! Look at this wheel filled with glamorous and exciting Seymour Duncan pickups ! There is a fine line between win and fail ! Obviously this one is a win because of it is a good set up to try out different guitar pickups ! But...

STRINGS THEORY

Yet Another Drunk Guitarist !

There must be an explanation for this ! I mean besides being drunk which is the strongest reason to mount the strings that way !

AMPS & EFFECTS

SansTalent TB2 – Talent / Skill Booster

I definitely need one ! Introducing the SansTalent TB2 Talent/Skill Booster pedal! This pedal is perfect for guitar players who want to sound like they have talent and skill without putting in the work. The four knobs labeled "Skill Level," "Passion," "Experience,"...

USELESS JUNK

The Stomp Clock : The Most Useless Piece of Gear Ever?

I guess the Stomp Clock Plus is not far from being the most useless piece of gear ever to populate a pedalboard ! Quote from the website : Are you looking for a way to tell the time and not look at your watch while on stage, then try our Stomp Clock. This utility...

FUNNY STUFF

Legolize it

Marko is a Guitar Fail reader. He built this double neck Lego guitar when he was 12! And he asked us to feature it here...

SIGNS, LABELS & NAMES

Llamahaa Guitar

You know, because Yamaha was not challenging enough to pronounce ! Source

HACKS & GUIT-ART

Guitar Chair

This is the best stupid idea ever ! Not sure how comfortable this chair made of guitars is but it sure would find a place in every guitar nerd's home !

GUITAR FAIL QUOTES

Yamaha Acquires Line 6…

Yamaha acquires Line 6... Motorcycles will never sound the same !Guitar Fail

ADS, CLASSIFIEDS & MEDIA

The Stratocrapper is Back & Available for Sale!

Oh crap ! The strat-o-crapper is back... You can see it on ebay !!

DISASTERS & MASSACRES

I Don’t Wanna Know What Happened Here !

So much pain in one picture...

PERFORMANCES

The Djentstick !!

OMG ! They made it ! Do you remember the fake Ibanez Djent Custom ? Now the Djentstick below isn't fake... Miguel Yepez created a musical instrument called the Djentstick using a piece of wood, an active EMG81 pickup, a string, and other components. All it needed was...

STORIES

This is NOT a Guitar !

Ok ! The simple fact that a quadriplegic man can move his fingers to use a video game controller is awesome news ! But still... This is NOT a guitar, dammit !

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Kirk Hammett’s Awkward Comment is… Very Awkward !

So, on the topic of KHDK guitar pedals he co-founded, Kirk thinks that "it's the first time you'll see a pedal company actually being driven by an actual guitar player." That comment is so awkward unless an "actual guitar player" can only be one who plays in a very...

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