Samick Motherlode

December 2014


Inside the Martin Factory and Museum

June 11, 2008
We take you step-by-step through the process of building a Martin guitar. Also, see and hear famous Martins in the company''s museum
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175...and Counting: Martin's 175th Anniversary

June 10, 2008
When Christian Frederick Martin established his stringed-instrument company in 1833, there were only 24 states in the U.S. Most of the Louisiana Purchase was still just a mass of
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Martin Guitars at GearFest

June 4, 2008
Check out these C.F. Martin & Company guitars. The Lawrence Juber Signature, the D-45V and the Crosby, Stills and Nash Tollman Tribute guitars at GearFest 2008.

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History Faces The Future: Martin & Co. brings alternatives to an audience expecting tradition

June 13, 2007
Chris Martin, CEO of Martin & Co., heads a company with the most celebrated history in the landscape of luthiery.
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New Woods on the Block: Exploring Alternative Tonewoods

June 12, 2007
Though there are many, many factors that contribute to the sound of an individual guitar besides the wood, the woods used in a guitar are probably the most discussed component of the instrument, and they are probably the most misunderstood.
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