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The latest news about Acoustic Guitars, composite guitars, acoustic guitar players, fingerpicking, flatpicking, fingerstyle.

Epiphone’s New PRO-1 Acoustic Collection

Written on August 2, 2014 at 11:44 am, by Jon

Epiphone have announced a new series of acoustic guitars aimed at beginners, the idea was to create a range that made playing guitar and learning new chords simple using innovative trademark features.

“All of us at Epiphone are guitar players …

Joseph Lukes Guitars launches the ‘Green’ Concert guitar

Written on June 27, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon


Joseph Lukes Guitars produce acoustic guitars of original design in London, England without the use of CNC machines, every guitar is built using skill and dedication to the trade. Only 12 guitars are produced each year ensuring each instrument is …

Composite Acoustics® and Raincatchers Bring Guitars to Haiti

Written on June 18, 2014 at 8:41 am, by Jon


This is an amazing story, please take a moment to watch the video above that explains how a community in Haiti that struggle to even get water daily are being helped out by an organisation called Raincatchers, who not …

Taylor Guitars 816CE Review

Written on June 11, 2014 at 9:00 am, by pappy

byline picby Pappy

I told a friend of mine that Taylor Guitars sent me a freshly-made 816CE from their new generation and when I opened up the case, a new-guitar smell greeted me. The smell of cut wood, glue, and new …

Yamaha Revamps L Series Line of Handcrafted Guitars

Written on May 15, 2014 at 12:15 pm, by Jon

Press release
The L Series, a revered line of handcrafted acoustic guitars known for tonal quality, fine tone woods and impeccable workmanship, now features several innovations that deliver classic quality and value.

All new models now include solid Engelmann spruce …

Ibanez announce the Artwood Vintage Acoustic Series

Written on May 15, 2014 at 11:18 am, by Jon

The “modern approach to acoustic guitar tradition” has long been our moniker for the Ibanez Artwood Series.
So what’s this “Vintage” all about? It’s a return to the roots. Artwood Vintage steps even further back in history, drawing on the

MusikMesse 2014: Freshman Guitars Reveal Songwriter Series

Written on March 13, 2014 at 10:42 am, by Jon

Today at Frankfurt Musikmesse, Freshman Guitars have revealed the new Songwriter Series – an inspiring range of guitars featuring new AER systems and designed with the aspiring musician in mind.

The new Freshman Guitars Songwriter Series comprises of 12 models …

Andy McKee to release new EP ‘Mythmaker’ on April 8

Written on March 7, 2014 at 11:08 am, by Jon

Andy McKee Mythmaker
I look forward to hearing this new EP, Andy McKee is obviously an incredible guitar player but also a truly gifted composer so it will be great to hear Andy playing Piano as well.

Acclaimed acoustic guitar virtuoso Andy McKee

Tosin Abasi Playing a Julien Bergeron 8 String Acoustic Guitar

Written on March 6, 2014 at 10:15 am, by Jon

This amazing guitar was built and designed by Julien Bergeron. I am blown away by the tone, volume and playability of this thing! Shout out to Misha Mansoor for the handy camera work.

Something tells me Julien Bergeron is about …

Freshman Guitars Announce Bone Nut and Saddle Upgrades Across Range

Written on March 4, 2014 at 11:21 am, by Jon

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Freshman Guitars based in Scotland who have won numerous awards from various guitar magazines including Total Guitar for their Acoustic guitar range have announced that they will be upgrading the majority of their guitar range to Bone Nut and Saddles. …