Paul Day, also known as ‘The Guitar Guru” has been an authority within the guitar industry for over 40 years. He is widely known for co writing many guitars books himself and alongside Tony Bacon, most famously ‘The Ultimate Guitar Book’ and ‘The Gurus Price Guide’, as well as being a main writer and reviewer for most of the popular guitar magazines. Being a collector of guitars as-well he has owned the most interesting collections we have ever seen, including examples a lot of people will never see!

We are delighted to have acquired Paul’s extensive research archive. The comprehensive academic and commercial archive consists of decades of manufacturers catalogues dating back to the ’50s, press releases, magazine cuttings and other various research materials collated and organised by Paul for over 40 years in the industry. The archive is one of the largest known in the world and has been a vital research tool for many guitar resource books. The archive will further our arsenal of tools to authenticate and evaluate clients guitars and amplification.