Guitarist Ola Englund, a member of notable Swedish metal groups The Haunted and Feared, has announced the launch of his new company, Solar Guitars. Solar Guitars majors on utilizing Ola’s extensive knowledge and experience, and will focus on the needs of the rock/metal touring and home recording guitar player as well as beginner and guitar enthusiasts in general.
The Solar Guitars line consists of four different Types currently totaling 15 different models. Type A and S are both double cutaway guitars, Type V and E are aggressive shaped metal guitars.
“It has always been all about designing a modern, sleek and simply elegant guitar that is easy to play and sound absolutely awesome with any gear or studio recording being thrown at me. I finally created what, for me, has become the ultimate songwriting and touring companion,” says Ola Englund.
Solar guitars are loaded with a collection of unique features depending on type and model. Features include full access set neck joint, Evertune bridge, Floyd Rose bridge, tremolo spring silencers, 34 mm brass block tremolo, Grover 18:1 tuners, Duncan Solar pickups, super jumbo frets, D’Addario NYXL strings etc.