Archives

Gear » Acoustic Guitars »

GIBSON ANNOUNCES LTD-EDITION TOM PETTY SJ-200 WILDFLOWER GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 23, 2021

Gibson is proud to announce it has teamed with the family of world-renowned music icon Tom Petty to create his beloved SJ-200 Wildflower acoustic guitar. Decades in the making, the Tom Petty SJ-200 Wildflower acoustic guitar is handmade by the expert luthiers and artisans of Gibson Acoustic Custom Shop in Bozeman,…

read more >
 
 

FENDER® RELEASES AMERICAN ACOUSTASONIC® JAZZMASTER®

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 17, 2021

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today launched the latest model in the cutting-edge American Acoustasonic® Series, the American Acoustasonic Jazzmaster. Long favored by forward-thinking musicians, the Jazzmaster® guitar is another stake in Fender’s history of sonic innovation. Breathing new life into one of its most iconic models, the Jazzmaster® joins…

read more >
 
 

TAYLOR T5Z HOLLOWBODY GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - March 1, 2021

Like its bigger sibling, the T5, the hollowbody T5z packs a dynamic range of electric and amplified acoustic tones into one guitar. The difference is a more compact body size (closer to a solidbody) and playing features that electric players will love: a 12-inch fretboard radius (compared to 15-inch on…

read more >
 
 

GIBSON TO CELEBRATE MASSIVE EXPANSION OF ACOUSTIC FACILITY THIS WEEK

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - February 28, 2021

Gibson, the iconic, American instrument brand will be opening the doors of their Acoustic facility in Montana  on Wednesday March 3rd, for a one-hour groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the announcement of a massive expansion to the facility in Bozeman, MT. The day will be hosted by by Gibson’s James “JC”…

read more >
 
 

GIBSON ANNOUNCE ORIANTHI SJ-200 ACOUSTIC CUSTOM

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - January 29, 2021

Gibson is proud to officially announce a new partnership with the Australian-born guitarist Orianthi Panagaris, aka Orianthi. “Creating a signature acoustic with the amazing Gibson team was truly an honor! I couldn’t be happier!” says Orianthi. “It’s the same full SJ-200 sound, but it plays much faster with a 345 neck…

read more >
 
 

NEW MODELS ADDED TO TAKAMINE THINLINE SERIES FOR 2021

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - January 27, 2021

Introduced in 2019, Takamine’s Thinline Series has grown to rank among their most popular offerings, combining a streamlined body shape with high quality, hand-built construction and great tone. For 2021, three new guitars are joining the Takamine Thinline Series: the TSP100 VT, the TSP100 DBS, and the TSP178 FCB. The…

read more >
 
 

NEW FROM GUILD GUITARS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - January 24, 2021

NAMM’s Believe in Music Event is in the bag and the new GUILD releases are out! Check out these video demos Guild F-240E JUMBO Our timeless, big-bodied jumbo shape with mahogany back and sides is now available in the Westerly 200 series. Introducing the F-240E. Equipped with a solid spruce top…

read more >
 
 

IBANEZ TEAMS UP WITH JON GOMM TO CREATE THE JGM10

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Gear    //    Post Date - January 20, 2021

Jon Gomm is an English acoustic singer-songwriter with a revolutionary virtuoso guitar style, where he uses a single acoustic guitar to create drum sounds, bass lines and twisting melodies all at the same time. His live shows combine deeply personal, emotive performances and a natural wit, with a once seen,…

read more >
 
 

WATCH: MATON ANNOUNCES 75TH ANNIVERSARY DIAMOND EDITION GUITAR

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Artists, Blog, Gear, Special Features    //    Post Date - January 19, 2021

To celebrate 75 years of continuous guitar production in Melbourne, Australia Maton has decided to produce a guitar that showcased the best design and construction that they could bring to a guitar, as well as to celebrate the tonewoods they love and cherish. In recent times, Maton has produced a…

read more >
 
 

EPIPHONE: INSPIRED BY GIBSON UNVEILS ORIGINAL ES + ACOUSTIC COLLECTIONS

Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Blog, Electric Guitars, Gear    //    Post Date - December 1, 2020

Epiphone is proud to premiere Epiphone’s Inspired by Gibson™ collection which offers fans classic Gibson acoustic and electric guitars at an accessible price. Designed from the original Gibson blueprints, Epiphone’s Inspired by Gibson Collection has unveiled the new Original ES and Acoustic Collections, now available worldwide. “The Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Collection consists of some of the most iconic guitar designs ever…

read more >