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After taking the amplifier world by storm, Dave Friedman has applied his ‘secret sauce’ to a range of electric guitars. Chris Vinnicombe takes a pair of familiar-but-diff erent solidbodies for a spin…

Friedman Vintage-T & Vintage-S £2,299

Friedman guitars come with considerable pedigree. First there’s the name that graces their two-tone headstocks: that of Dave Friedman – acclaimed amp-builder and modifier to the stars with over a quarter of a century’s worth of experience. As it turns out, Friedman isn’t just an amp guy – he knows an awful lot about guitars, too, and has been consulting for and advising guitar manufacturers in a behind-thescenes capacity for years.

Also on board at Friedman’s guitar operation is Grover Jackson – he of Jackson/Charvel fame and one of the key figures in the SoCal hotrod guitar scene of the late 1970s and 1980s.

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