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Acoustic Gear Showcase 2016

Check out this year's Acoustic Gear Showcase!


Batson Guitars


The New Batson Acoustics are design-built to replicate the looks, sound, and feel of the more expensive handmade Batson custom acoustic guitars known among professional players for their exceptional voicing and versatility. Batson’s signature voice and design allow players to extract a wide array of sonic tones and textures from the guitars ranging from finger-style folk and soft, sultry jazz licks to full-tilt bluegrass flat-picking and driving rhythms.

Custom features include:

Custom armrest bevel
Sonic side-soundport
Proprietary Tailpiece Bridge
Cantilevered Fretboard
Hybrid Lattice Bracing
All solid wood construction
Flamed Maple Binding and Bevel
Venetian Cutaway
1.75” Bone nut and saddle
Batson Clear Voice UST Piezo Electronics
21:1 Gear Ratio Tuning Machines
Deluxe Hard Shell Case

The Troubadour
Our New Singer-Songwriter guitar
Sitka Spruce top
East Indian Rosewood sides and back

MSRP: $2,430, intro price $1,699

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With so many great products now available for acoustic players, we've added a special section to PG's annual acoustic issue. Check out some new and noteworthy gear with detailed specs, video links, and more!