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Steel String

NAMM '14 - Martin OM-ECHF Eric Clapton Navy Blues Demo

January 24, 2014
Watch the demo of newest collaboration between Martin and Eric Clapton, the OM-ECHF.
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Ovation Guitars Expands Celebrity Standard Series

January 23, 2014
The new models have a mid-depth Lyrachord cutaway body style and a quartersawn scalloped “X” bracing design.
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Lâg Guitars Releases Dark Series and Occitania Nylon String Series

January 23, 2014
Occitania range guitars are outfitted with a StudioLâg Plus Nylon preamp featuring an onboard tuner or DirectLâg Plus Nylon preamp.
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Washburn Announces 2014 Lineup–Including Ola Englund Signature Model, Idol Series, and Parlor Guitars

January 22, 2014
Originally introduced 15 years ago, the WI64 was the very first Idol model.
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Musicon Valley: The Home of German Lutherie

January 16, 2014
PG’s German correspondent guides us through the storied town of Markneukirchen in the heart of Germany’s “Music Corner,” where centuries-old instrument-making traditions live on.
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Eastman Guitars Announces the 00 Acoustic and “Lil’ Smokey” Thinline Electric

January 15, 2014
Eastman Guitars celebrates their 10th anniversary with the debut of the Eastman 00 and "Lil' Smokey" thinline.
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Larrivée D-40R Review

December 31, 2013
Impressive value, quality and traditional dreadnought sounds with a Larrivée touch.
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Breedlove Guitars Unveils Premier Series

December 18, 2013
The Premier Series includes four body shapes: auditorium, concert, dreadnought, and jumbo.
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Cordoba Guitars Introduces Steel-String Models, New Parlor Guitars, and Updated Crossover Series

December 13, 2013
The Acero series will consist of six steel-string dreadnought models, a first for Córdoba.
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Maestro Guitars Releases Double Top Series of Acoustic Guitars

November 7, 2013
The Double Top series consists of seven different models with two different tonewood combinations.
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Worland Prairie Review

October 15, 2013
Jim Worland’s bare-bones Prairie OM delivers top tones and handmade quality at a relatively affordable price.
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Gibson LG-2 American Eagle Acoustic Guitar Review

July 21, 2013
The LG-2 uses some of the original LG features as a point of departure for a sweet, and relatively affordable modern acoustic-electric.
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Fender Acoustic Custom Shop Tour

May 30, 2013
PG's Charles Saufley is in New Hartford, Connecticut, where he tours the Fender Acoustic Custom Shop to talk with master luthier Tim Shaw, product manager Jim Bryant, and other craftspeople behind these fine flattops.
PG's Charles Saufley is in New Hartford, Connecticut, where he tours the Fender Acoustic Custom Shop to talk with master luthier Tim Shaw, product manager Jim Bryant, and other craftspeople behind these fine flattops.

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Musikmesse '13 - Cordoba D11 Steel String & C12 SP Nylon String Demos

April 18, 2013
Premier Guitar's Shawn Hammond is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where he visits the Cordoba booth for a demo of their D11 Steel String & C12 SP Nylon String guitars.
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