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New Kiesel Crescent Series Carved Top Standard and Multiscale Guitars

The Kiesel Crescent Series guitars are the newest carved-top models to come out of the Custom Shop in a number of years, and represent an exciting new direction for our carved-top lineup. In addition to standard 6 and 7 string … Continue reading

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New Kiesel Semi-Hollow Carved Top Guitars

For years, Kiesel Guitars players and fans have been asking for a semi-hollow version of our popular California Carved Top guitars, and we’re happy to respond with the all-new SH6 and SH7 Semi-Hollow California Carved Top guitars. The SH6 takes … Continue reading

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Kiesel Guitars Puts the “Custom” in “Custom Shop”

You already know that the Kiesel Guitars USA Custom Shop offers hundreds of options on our guitars and basses, allowing endless combinations to make your perfect instrument. But did you know there are all sorts of things we can do … Continue reading

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How to Clean Maple Guitar Fingerboards with Jeff Kiesel

Maple fingerboards have a great classic look, but they get dirty. Jeff Kiesel walks you through how to make your maple fingerboard look like new in this video on YouTube. A clean fingerboard can breathe fresh life into your guitar … Continue reading

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Chris Letchford CL7 Play-Through Video

Just in time for Multiscale May, check out world-renown prog guitarist and Kiesel Guitars signature artist Chris Letchford playing his CL7 headless multiscale guitar on this play-through video for his new song “Royal Orphan”, from his band Scale the Summit’s … Continue reading

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Allan Holdsworth: 1946 – 2017

The entire Kiesel Guitars family is shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden passing of our great friend and legendary guitarist Allan Holdsworth. Allan passed away unexpectedly on Saturday at his home in Vista, California. Allan has been a … Continue reading

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New Solo Series Standard & Multiscale Guitars

The Kiesel Guitars USA Custom Shop is excited to debut our newest guitar series, the Solo Series standard and multiscale bolt-neck guitars. These guitars are based on the popular TL60 and TL70 neck-through models, but with bolt-on neck construction, and … Continue reading

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Kiesel-Designed Hipshot Tremolo Added to Select Custom Shop Models

The Custom Shop has added the new Kiesel-designed Hipshot™ tremolo as an available option to a number of Custom Shop models. This new tremolo replaces the Wilkinson tremolo, which is being phased out on all models. You can now order … Continue reading

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New for 2017: Greg Howe Signature GH3 Classic 24-Fret Bolt-Neck Guitar

The new Greg Howe GH3 Signature Classic 24-fret bolt-neck guitar is our second model with Greg, and the Custom Shop is pleased to offer this new take on our long-running Bolt guitar. While the GH3 is based on the Bolt, … Continue reading

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New for 2017: Amos Williams AW5 5-String Headless Bass

Kiesel Guitars has teamed up with TesseracT bassist Amos Williams to design and build the Vader AW5 Amos Williams Signature headless bass. Amos is well known, especially in prog circles, and in his native UK, having toured extensively with the … Continue reading

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