'Outstanding tone, superb playability and classic looks make The Hurricane a serious contender' - Guitar.com, October 2020.

Guitar.com 2020 Gear of the Year Badges

'It's beautiful to behold and desirable in the extreme' - Guitarist, Oct 2021

'If the idea of early 1950s Goldtop and late 1950s Burst tones in one compact and convenient package appeals, look no further'.

Guitar.com, October 2020

'Visually and sonically, the Dakota is the most graceful reimagining of Ray Dietrich’s original concept we’ve played so far' - Guitar.com, May 2021


'The Dakota meets expectations and then some. Unplugged it’s loud, balanced, dynamically responsive and has a woody, mellow brightness...the complexity continually surprises and inspires' -Guitar.com, May 2021

Ivison Guitars is a small, boutique electric guitar company based in Worcestershire, UK.

Helmed by Neil Ivison, a guitarist and guitar tech of over 20 years, who retired from international touring in 2018 and set up a busy repair and luthiery shop.


All Ivison guitars are hand built, one at a time, from raw lumber selection to the final hand buffed 'vintage patina' finish using the finest quality materials available and using traditional construction methods and techniques. 


We use Honduran & African Mahogany, Eastern Maple, Indian Rosewood, Celluloid Inlays, Celluloid Binding and Pickguards, Aniline Dyes, Non-Plasticised Nitrocellulose Lacquer and the finest pickups available, hand wound specifically for us here in the UK

Every guitar is meticulously built by hand and available exclusively through ATB Guitars & Coda Music

Ivison Guitars, Worcester, UK. +44 (0) 7977 780901 - Website Background by David Lisbon-Hochenberg - Guitar Portraits by Paul Connop - Designed and Maintained by Ivison Guitars ©2020