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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Taylor Guitars Seeks Stories from Players and Fans
Oct17

Taylor Guitars Seeks Stories from Players and Fans

Every guitar has a story and Taylor Guitars wants to hear it. On the heels of the company’s 38th anniversary, Taylor is inviting fans and owners to share their Taylor tales through a new online platform called, appropriately, Taylor Stories. Located on the Taylor Guitars website, the feature enables fans to submit their Taylor anecdotes, upload a photo, and include a link to a video. Among the first round of stories is an...

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Washburn Introduces the New Paul Stanley PS12 Starfire Guitar
Sep25

Washburn Introduces the New Paul Stanley PS12 Starfire Guitar

Designed in conjunction with Kiss’ Paul Stanley and based on his USA Washburn PS2012 model, Washburn Guitars is proud to introduce the affordable Washburn PS12 Starfire. The PS12 is a sleek, classically inspired design that features a carved “raised center” solid mahogany body and mahogany neck for warm tone and lots of sustain. A bound ebony fingerboard is fitted with 22 easy playing jumbo frets and features stunning...

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FENDER® AMERICAN VINTAGE SERIES GUITARS FEATURE “1ST 46” UNITS
Sep09

FENDER® AMERICAN VINTAGE SERIES GUITARS FEATURE “1ST 46” UNITS

First 46 guitars of each model year are numbered, representing first of their kind for increased collectability. Fender is proud to announce the release of a limited number of the popular American Vintage Series instruments featuring “1st 46” neck plates, a designation given to the first 46 instruments of each model year. These neck plates commemorate the fact that Fender was founded in 1946, as well as the fact that Fender is...

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