Faith Legacy Mars, Earth & Neptune

Paying homage to three Patrick James Eggle models, Faith Guitars launch the Legacy Series, comprising of three special electros. James Stevens takes a look… Patrick James Eggle is without doubt one of the most respected guitar-builders in the UK, if not the world. Although producing guitars under his own name for some 30-plus years, he has long More...

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By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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PRS SE T40E

PRS launches an all-new series of affordable SE electros in an effort to offer something for everyone – and the no-nonsense SE T40E could be an electro for all seasons, as James Stevens reports… With all More...

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 Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Breedlove Frontier Concerto E

Breedlove’s Concerto body shape was designed to match the tonal punch of a dreadnought, but be more comfortable to play. James Stevens explores an all-mahogany version. There was a time – and it was only More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Art & Lutherie Legacy Tennessee Red

Combining believable vintage looks with modern production techniques, this mid-sized acoustic offers the best of both worlds. James Stevens investigates… The seemingly unending stream of new mid-priced acoustics 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 Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Best Acoustic Over £1,000

There’s a simple joy in playing a fine acoustic guitar, and 2017 found us in no short supply of top-end charmers from boutique builders and the big boys alike. It was also the year that artificial ageing in the More...