Victorian era futuristic chic meets modern rock

By: Andrew Sztein - Published: Dec 11, 2012 • References: steampunkworkshop & musicradar
For those who want to rock out while celebrating the unique aesthetics of steampunk, these guitars are for you.

No one will notice that you're clumsily strumming the introduction to Smoke on the Water, or flawlessly soaring through the epic guitar solo of Freebird when you're rocking a guitar that seems to be equal parts gears, brass, and g-strings.

Music at its core is the artist expressing themselves, so it only makes sense that these guitar owners would express themselves visually while expressing themselves sonically.Most of the guitars shown were personally made by musicians who are fans of both the unique retro/futuristic chic of Steampunk. Stats for Steampunk Guitars Trending: Older & Chilly
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