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PTC Guitar Overhaul - Vernon Reid’s S2 Vela!

by PRS Guitars on August 11, 2015

Filed Under Electrics / S2 Series / PTC (PRS Tech Center)

The Paul Reed Smith Tech Center (PTC) is in the business of making your guitar dreams a reality. In addition to standard PRS repairs and maintenance, the PTC specializes in overhauling your guitar to meet your unique needs as a musician. The PTC job we are exploring today features PRS artist Vernon Reid’s newest axe, an S2 Vela with some awesomely unique modifications! Check it out in this blog post!

New #myPRS Stories Added!

by PRS Guitars on August 11, 2015

Filed Under Acoustics / Amplifiers / Electrics

We love hearing the stories of our customers buying their first PRS! For that reason, we started collecting and sharing them publicly. If you have a story to share, we can’t wait for you to tell us. Check out this blog to see how you can submit!

S2 Metallics - Inside The Finish Hall

by PRS Guitars on July 29, 2015

Filed Under Electrics / S2 Series

The new S2 Metallic colors were launched a little less than a month ago. What many people may not realize is that this project has been in the works for over 4 months! Check out this blog post to learn a little more about the new S2 Metallic colors and what’s involved with the process!

Les Schefman: “How I Use PRS Amps to Make A Living”

by PRS Guitars on July 27, 2015

Filed Under Amplifiers / Core Amplifiers / Tips & Education

<p>Les Schefman ELF XI</p>

At PRS we realize not every person using our gear is a rock star with 80,000 Twitter followers, we also care about you: the weekend gig-warrior, the session guy, the late night jam-sesh with friends. Our passion is building guitars and amplifiers that inspire you as much as Carlos Santana, Mark Tremonti, or any other big-name musician. Check out this blog to read a real life story of how a PRS player uses his gear.

Producer’s Thoughts On The Archon Amp In The Studio

by PRS Guitars on July 24, 2015

Filed Under Amplifiers / Core Amplifiers / Tips & Education

<p>PRS Archon Amplifier</p>

When you’re investing in a new amplifier, a few thoughts should be passing through your mind before you drop the cash. Things like: How will this amp perform on stage? How will it track in the studio? Is it versatile or a one-trick pony? Will it handle my different guitars/rigs? All intelligent and important questions. Our engineering team dwelt on these questions during the development of our Archon family of amps and a few noteworthy producers have noticed. Check out this blog to read their thoughts!

Missed Connections: Private Stock Tree of Life Angelus

by PRS Guitars on July 21, 2015

Filed Under Acoustics / Private Stock Acoustics / Missed Connections

Every once in a while on our blog you’ll see a post title labled “missed connections.” It’s our way of making sure you have a chance to see all of the great limited run guitars that we make - often in very small batches! This “missed connection” features the Private Stock Tree of Life Angelus we released a few months ago, take a peek!