Vintage Guitar


Vintage Guitar magazine is an American consumer publication that focuses on vintage and classic fretted instruments, amplifiers, effects, and related gear, as well as notable players from all genres and eras. Founded in September 1986 as The Music Trader.  Name changed to Vintage Guitar in 1989. (wikipedia)

2002 January

Vol. 30 No. 8


Sustaining the Zappa Legacy
By Lisa Sharken



2016 June

Vol. 30 No. 8


Solo Sounds
By Oscar Jordan, p 24

p 8 p 24



2018 March

Vol. 32 No. 5


Frank Zappa: Halloween 77
By Pete Brown, pp 116, 118

p 10 p 116 p 118



2020 October

Vol. 35 No. 1


Zappa For President
By Dan Forte, p 81

  Since Frank Zappa's death in '93, just shy of turning 53, a raft of releases has steadily come out with the blessing and involvement of the Zappa family. The new four-CD box, The Mothers 1970 (as in "Of Invention"), is no exception, produced by son Ahmet and "vaultmeister" Joe Travers. Stuffed with 70 tracks, both live and studio, it clocks in at four and a half hours, with nearly all material previously unreleased. (read more)