Tag archive for ‘C.F. Martin & Co.’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part Five

She’s going to be a beauty. But there are still a few steps until we’re strumming away. Huw Price is bound up in dots and slots as he continues work on our Martin guitar kit… While other projects have More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, July 20th, 2018

Martin Guitar History: Once Upon A Time In America

“You know, Martin is a company America should be really proud of. They never compromised, they’ve never done less than their best, they’ve continually made the best instruments in the world…” – David More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Museum Piece: CF Martin Sr Presentation Guitar

(1830 – 1840) Presentation models such as this were used to show the high level of craftsmanship of the maker – in this case Martin’s founder, Christian Frederick Martin Sr. This lovely guitar features More...

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 Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Martin 00-17S Whiskey Sunset Acoustic Guitar Demo

Here we have our demo of the glorious Martin 00-17S in Whiskey Sunset. Read the full review here, along with our review of the DC-18E: https://www.theguitarmagazine.com/reviews/martin00-17sdc-18e/ Here’s More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

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 Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

NAMM 2016: Martin announces new limited edition models

NAMM 2016: Martin Guitar has announced two new limited edition guitars for Winter NAMM 2016 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Martin Dreadnought. The company also unveiled new additions to its Custom Shop More...