Muse frontman Matt Bellamy has officially announced his purchase of Manson Guitar Works, becoming the majority shareholder of the company that has made custom signature guitars from him for the better part of the past two decades. Bellamy stated in a press release, “I’m excited to be taking ownership of Manson Guitar Works and developing its potential in the future. Having played Manson Guitars since I was able to co-design my first custom guitar, I have the best insight into the products.” The announcement added that instrument maker and namesake Hugh Manson will remain at the company as a consultant.