Tag archive for ‘acoustic guitar’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Eastman E1P-LTD, E100-LTD & E100SS-LTD

All-solid tonewoods, bone appointments, nitrocellulose finish and Fishman electronics may seem like high-end stuff, but each of these guitars costs under a grand. Huw Price heads east… The idea for this limited More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Larson Bros Prairie State OM Style 2 VS 1900

Swedish brothers Carl and August Larson crafted some of the most sought-after acoustics of the golden era, and now at last their guitars are back in production. Huw Price crosses State lines… In the late 19th More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Lowden S-35 12 Fret Acoustics

The body size and shape may be familiar, but these are some of the very first Lowdens with a 12th fret neck join and re-designed bracing. Huw Price gets the lowdown… These instruments represent a departure More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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Taylor Builder’s Edition K14ce with V-Class bracing

Taylor’s V-Class bracing is a seismic shift in acoustic construction that promises more volume, great tone and improved intonation. Huw Price takes a deep dive… Whether you’re a Taylor Guitars aficionado More...

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...