Welcome to the SOLAR GUITARS website !

We are a guitar brand founded by and for the bedroom, studio and touring guitar player. Our objective is to create outstanding, high-quality guitars that offer premium features and construction, all at a fair price. We strongly believe in innovation; that is why we have chosen to add features like the Evertune Bridge to several of our models.

We will build your guitar according to the highest possible standards so you can concentrate on what’s important to you: creating and performing the music you love.

Grab a coffee, compare our different models and their features and check out our artist videos. In other words, “stay a while and listen”!

Ola Englund


SOLAR GUITARS Unleashes the New Type E Bass: The Most Brutal Bass Ever Crafted.

The new Solar Type E Basses represent a bold statement engineered to satisfy the most discerning metal bass player. No longer do metal bassists have to suffer a lack of extreme modern shapes while guitarists enjoy a multitude of options. The Solar Type E Basses deliver what players have been…

SOLAR GUITARS Announces Signature Model for Marcus Siepen of Blind Guardian

Marcus Siepen has been a defining figure in the German metal scene since the mid-1980s as the rhythm guitarist for Blind Guardian. Marcus has been a vital part of the band’s evolution into one of the most revered metal groups in the world. With his precise playing and melodic sensibilities, Siepen…

SOLAR GUITARS Announces New Signature Model for Kirk Windstein of Crowbar and Down

Kirk Windstein has been a staple of the American Metal scene since 1989. Hailing from New Orleans, he has played in a number of influential and successful bands, most notably his own band Crowbar and as a founding member of the heavy metal supergroup, Down. After Kirk using Solar Guitars…