Tag archive for ‘acoustic guitar’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Lowden S50 Sinker Redwood

To celebrate three decades in business, Coda Music commissioned a limited run of 30 Lowden acoustics. Huw Price tests one of the Downpatrick company’s finest… There is something undeniably organic about More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Art & Lutherie Roadhouse Review

This new parlour guitar blends tone and playability with a vintage vibe and bargain price. James Stevens gets his blues on… Small-bodied guitars are cool. Their portability, sweet dynamic range, and comfortable-to-play More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Taylor 712e 12-Fret

Taylor has updated its popular 700 Series acoustics, refining the range’s looks and tweaking the designs for a more powerful, roots-focused voice. Huw Price saddles up the 12-Fret model… Taylor brands its More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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Eastman E10OOSS/V

Eastman’s Antique Varnish electrics have caused a stir in these parts of late. Huw Price finds out if the company’s acoustics offer a similar blend of great tone, vibe and value…             Last More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Taylor Guitars Factory Visit – Taylor Made

G&B heads into Mexico to see the state-of-the-art factory in which Taylor’s affordable new Academy Series models are manufactured. Story Chris Vinnicombe | Photography Eleanor Jane When we were first More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
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Epiphone Masterbilt Century Olympic, Zenith & De Luxe Classic

After a hiatus of about 70 years, Epiphone is back in the quality acoustic-archtop business. They may look like relics of the Jazz Age, but these Masterbilt Century models combine deference to the past with modern More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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The Money Shot: Mule Resophonic Single Cone Resonator

Mule Resophonic instruments are hand-built by former Huss & Dalton luthier Matt Eich in Saginaw, Michigan. His beautiful, 1930s-inspired creations are achingly cool, and this Single Cone Resonator is no exception.     A More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
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How To Buy An Acoustic Guitar

Has your cheap and cheerless acoustic been gathering dust in the corner for years? Maybe it’s time to move up to something better. Or perhaps you are a primarily electric player looking for inspiration or a fresh More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, July 4th, 2016
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Faith Naked Venus Cut review

The Venus is an all-solid mahogany cutaway with onboard electronics. Huw Price is out of the blue and into the brown… There’s no doubt about it, Faith makes an awful lot of guitars. The range is divided More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
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Forsyth Music showcases Atkin ‘The White Rice’ dreadnought acoustic guitar

Forsyth Music recently acquired a very special Alister Atkin ‘The White Rice’ dreadnought as part of a sale designed to highlight hand-made British guitars. The guitar is a very limited replica of More...