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Taylor 150e Review

November 17, 2014
This entry-level 12-string is multifaceted and finessed.
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Tone Tips: A Working Guitarist’s Arsenal

November 12, 2014
Being a well-rounded sideman and session player requires more than just a couple of guitars.
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Taylor T5z Review

October 7, 2014
Combining elements of acoustic and electric guitar design, this hybrid will appeal to players seeking sonic versatility.
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Taylor 814ce Review

February 4, 2014
A re-imagined, re-braced Taylor classic delivers super balance and power
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NAMM '14 - Taylor 814ce Demo

January 26, 2014
Watch a clip on Taylor's revoiced 800 series acoustic model.
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Taylor Guitars Releases the T5z

January 25, 2014
For 2014, both the T5z and T5 will be released in a series of four models, each distinguished by the top wood.
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NAMM 2014 Editors' Picks: Day 2

January 24, 2014

PG Editors pick their top gear from the second day of NAMM.


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GALLERY: 2014 NAMM Day 2

January 24, 2014
Check out the latest and greatest gear from the second day of the 2014 Winter NAMM show.
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Taylor Guitars Celebrates 40th Anniversary with New 800 Series

January 23, 2014
Each of the new 800 Series models features a unique new bracing design to bring out greater warmth, midrange, balance and sustain.
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Summer NAMM '13 - Taylor 718e and 818e Grand Orchestra Demos

August 10, 2013
Check out Taylor's 718e and 818e Grand Orchestra guitars!
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How to Convert a Flattop into a High-Strung Guitar

June 11, 2013
In this step-by-step tutorial, Nashville guitar tech John Levan shows you how to convert a standard acoustic flattop into a high-strung guitar. He also offers valuable tips on checking neck relief and action, carving a bone string nut and filing nut slots, and carving and a bone saddle. Bonus! Want to hear a high-strung guitar in action? Check out the short demo following this how-to video.
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Taylor 518E Acoustic Guitar Review

May 11, 2013
For players who use a dynamic and generally light fingerstyle approach, the Taylor 518e is a wonderland of color, overtones, and rich, low-end throb that can make a solo composition sound massive and lend body to a spare band mix.
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Taylor Guitars Mahogany 500 Series, 2013 Spring Limited Series, and Koa Grand Orchestra Demos

April 23, 2013
PG's Shawn Hammond is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where he visits the Taylor booth for a demo of their Mahogany 500 Series, 2013 Spring Limited Series, and Koa Grand Orchestra guitars.
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Taylor Guitars Pledges 300 Guitars to Little Kids Rock

April 23, 2013
Taylor Guitars, a leading manufacturer of acoustic and electric guitars, has announced a donation pledge of 300 guitars to Little Kids Rock, the leading provider of music education and free instruments to public school children in under-served communities across the United States.
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Taylor Expands the 500 Series with First Edition All-Mahogany Guitars

April 12, 2013
Celebrating the rich musical heritage of mahogany, Taylor Guitars is pleased to expand its popular mahogany 500 Series with several new all-mahogany models.
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Taylor Debuts All-Koa Grand Orchestra K28e

April 10, 2013
As part of a year-long rollout, Taylor is pleased to introduce the latest Grand Orchestra model, the all-koa K28e, at the Musikmesse trade show in Frankfurt, Germany.
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Taylor Guitars Announces New Road Show Dates

March 12, 2013
Taylor Guitars is hitting the road with a whole slew of domestic and international Road Show dates.
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NAMM '13 - Taylor Guitars Grand Orchestra Demo

January 25, 2013
PG's Shawn Hammond is On Location in Anaheim, California, for the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Taylor Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of Taylor's newest acoustic body style -- the Grand Orchestra.

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Taylor Guitars Releases Grand Orchestra Models

January 23, 2013
Taylor Guitars is unveiling the next body shape in the evolution of the company’s guitars: the Grand Orchestra. The new model, which makes its official debut at the NAMM Show, boasts Taylor’s boldest, richest voice, one that manages to blend low-end power with surprising balance and responsiveness for a big guitar.
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