Tag archive for ‘Martin’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

DIY Workshop: Martin Kit Build Part Four

At last, the time has come to finish making the body of our acoustic guitar kit. However, things are rarely as straightforward as we hope. Huw Price gets there eventually… When we last left our Martin acoustic More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part 3

Turning our attention back to our Martin kit build, it’s time to look at the all-important top and back bracing. Huw Price has some important decisions to make and takes inspiration from a pre-war design… When More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, April 16th, 2018

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part Two

Our Martin acoustic kit build continues, as we level the kerfing, join the back plates and pop a little something in the oven. Huw Price shapes up… For the first part of our Martin kit build last month, I More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, January 15th, 2018

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part 1

For those who are unafraid to go down the DIY route, Martin Guitar Kits provide an affordable way to own a little slice of Nazareth. But how straightforward is it to build your own acoustic? Huw Price finds out… The More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, May 19th, 2017

The Martin Guitar Bible is on sale now!

There’s no doubt that history is of huge importance in the guitar industry. Buy it here: http://bit.ly/2pROTPB Digital copies: http://bit.ly/2rye8mv Of all the major brands, only CF Martin & Co can trace More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Interview: Hiss Golden Messenger

Hailed widely as one of the best albums of 2016, Heart Like A Levee saw Hiss Golden Messenger receive the critical acclaim that bandleader MC Taylor’s years of musical toil richly deserved. He tells G&B about More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, January 27th, 2017

NAMM 2017: The video highlights from Anaheim

NAMM 2017 delivered another stellar selection of new gear for the G&B team to get excited over. Take a look at our video highlights from Anaheim below. Martin’s Tim Teel talks us through two new unique More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Interview: Eric Johnson on his first acoustic album

Eric Johnson has finally completed what he started a decade ago: his first acoustic album. EJ mixes his own songs and covers, instrumental and sung, and sees the Texan tone maestro take new approaches to his renowned More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

NAMM 2017: Martin to Debut Dwight Yoakam DD28 & D-28 John Prine

The premier manufacturer continues to expand its successful CEO, Authentic and Custom Shop Series with the debut of the CEO 8.2, CS-CFMartinOutlaw-17 and 000-30 Authentic 1919. Nazareth, PA (NAMM, Booth 5454) – January More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Gear Of The Year 2016 – Best Acoustic Guitar

Small, parlour-sized bodies, slot headstocks and Depression Era cosmetics have been major trends in the acoustic guitar world during the last 12 months and show no sign of going away any time soon. Likewise torrefaction. More...