Washburn Guitars Announces the New M117SW 2-Point Double Cutaway Mandolin
Oct02

Washburn Guitars Announces the New M117SW 2-Point Double Cutaway Mandolin

Washburn is pleased to introduce the new M117SW 2-point double cutaway mandolin. With its distressed look, the M117SW has a broken in and well played feel. Only premium woods like solid flamed maple and solid spruce have been used in crafting this unique and striking instrument. Lyon & Healy, before incorporating as Washburn, was the first American manufacturer of mandolins until Washburn began making mandolins in 1887. The new...

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Washburn Guitars Adds a New Idol to the Line
Oct02

Washburn Guitars Adds a New Idol to the Line

Washburn Guitars is pleased announce a new addition to its Idol family of solid body guitars, the WI40NM. The Idol series has been a popular line in the Washburn family for over 15 years and the new model builds on the Idol’s solid feature set and sexy looks. The WI40NM features a solid 2 piece mahogany satin finished body with a Canadian maple set neck with recessed heel for upper fret access. The 22 fret ebony fingerboard...

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Taylor Guitars Announces the Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath Sweepstakes
Aug16

Taylor Guitars Announces the Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath Sweepstakes

In celebration of Black Sabbath’s nineteenth studio album, 13, Taylor Guitars is giving one lucky fan the opportunity to celebrate with an ultimate sweepstakes. One winner and a guest will fly from the domestic United States to see lead guitarist and Taylor player Tony Iommi and Black Sabbath perform in Las Vegas on September 1, 2013. Guests will enjoy accommodations at the MGM Grand, a Taylor GS Mini guitar signed by Iommi, a...

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Exotic Ebony and Granadillo Inspire Taylor’s Spring Limited Edition Guitars
Apr11

Exotic Ebony and Granadillo Inspire Taylor’s Spring Limited Edition Guitars

Spring abounds with exotic tonewoods and fresh inspiration in Taylor’s line of Spring Limited Edition guitars. Celebrating the heritage of the 600 and 400 Series, Taylor is offering fresh voicing with the inclusion of two exotic tonewoods to the mix: African ebony and granadillo.   Beautiful sapwood-infused ebony makes a striking impression with two models, the 614ce-LTD and 616ce-LTD. The ebony was sourced from a...

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Taylor Expands the 500 Series with First Edition All-Mahogany Guitars
Apr11

Taylor Expands the 500 Series with First Edition All-Mahogany Guitars

Celebrating the rich musical heritage of mahogany, Taylor Guitars is pleased to expand its popular mahogany 500 Series with several new all-mahogany models. Offered in all five Taylor body shapes, the models are making their debut as part of a special First Edition offering at the Musikmesse trade show in Frankfurt, Germany.   Mahogany has been prized by instrument makers for decades for its beauty and tonal strength, offering...

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Tronical Tune unveiled
Apr05

Tronical Tune unveiled

Tronical announce the highly acclaimed Tronical Tuning Technology to be available for all customers, brands and makes of guitars! With Tronical Tune everyone has access to this amazing self-tuning system as a retro fit kit for his own instrument. Based on the new Min-E-Tune system known from the latest Gibson models Tronical presents Tronical Tune as a retro fit kit to bring perfect tuning to potentially all guitar players –...

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