April 2020

Acoustic-Electric

ARTICLES

Mar19-Takamine-FEAT2

Takamine EF360SC TT Review

February 19, 2019
A torrefied top makes this classy and super-playable Takamine a sweet-sounding alternative to vintage.
Read More
Aug18-Trash-FEAT

Trash or Treasure: Epiphone PR7E

July 15, 2018
A reader’s curious preschooler finds an old guitar in a spare room. The reader smartly inquiries about its value before handing it over to a 4-year-old.
Read More
Jericho

Jericho Guitars Debuts Acoustic Guitar Line

July 10, 2018
The long-scale acoustics feature a bone nut, solid sitka spruce top, and sapele back and sides.
Read More
elite

SNAMM '18 - Elite Guitar Products Cling On Quick Attach Pickup Demo

July 3, 2018
An easily installed magnetic contact pickup with built-in volume control yields a variety of flattop sounds at an extremely reasonable price.
Read More
godin

SNAMM '18 - Godin Doyle Dykes Signature Multiac Steel Demo

June 30, 2018
Watch virtuoso Doyle Dykes burn up the frets on his new signature model.
Read More
Jul18-PRS-FEAT

PRS SE Angelus A40E Review

May 30, 2018
Upmarket looks and slinky playability come together in an affordable PRS flattop.
Read More
Veillette

Veillette Releases the Aero Guitar

October 10, 2016
Combining the ruggedness and ergonomics of a solid-body guitar with the response and tonal character of an acoustic instrument.
Read More
Vintage-VEC501MH-FEAT

Vintage Guitars Unveils the V501 and VEC501

February 8, 2016
Both models benefit from the addition of a rosewood bridge with a Graph Tech NuBone saddle.
Read More
Washburn-AG20CE-FEAT

Washburn Presents Apprentice Series Acoustic Guitars

January 29, 2016
Both guitars feature a cutaway for superior upper fret access and a custom Barcus-Berry LX4 pickup system.
Read More
Washburn-Heritage-FEAT

Washburn Introduces the Heritage Series of Acoustic Guitars

January 21, 2016
Washburn Guitars introduces its new Heritage line, splitting it into the 10, 20, 30 and 40 series.
Read More
Framus

Framus Expands Legacy Acoustic Series

November 30, 2015
The new instruments feature solid spruce tops with East Indian rosewood back and sides.
Read More
Sep15-BC-FEAT

B.C. Rich BCR6 Acoustic Review

July 30, 2015
B.C. Rich honors its acoustic origins with a fancy but affordable dreadnought.
Read More
Aug15-LAG-FEAT

Lâg Tramontane Special Edition TSE701ACE Review

July 3, 2015
An extroverted Grand Auditorium—and a smooth-playing fingerstyle machine.
Read More
MAR15_LNU_PRS_ALEXLIFESON_FEAT

PRS Guitars Introduces the SE Alex Lifeson Thinline Acoustic

March 17, 2015
A signature thinline acoustic from the legendary Rush guitarist.
Read More
Lag-FEAT

NAMM '15 - Lâg Guitars Tramontane Snakewood Demo

February 11, 2015
See and hear how the French company updated their most-popular acoustic line with new exquisite tonewood options and Fishman electronics.
Read More
Washburn

Washburn Announces the Woodcraft Series of Acoustic Guitars

January 23, 2015
Striking features of this series are the exotic back and side woods of Zebrawood and Koa with matching headstocks.
Read More
FEAT

Rig Rundown: Tommy Emmanuel, CGP

September 4, 2014
The Australian fingerpicker explains how he uses minimal gear to get maximum tone.
Read More
BLue Note-FEAT

Summer NAMM '14 - Blue Note Woodworks Acousta-Electra “Crossover” Demo

August 11, 2014
Oregon-based luthier shows off his latest piezo-equipped 6-string electric.
Read More
FEAT

Andy McKee: Tapping into New Territory

August 5, 2014
On his new EP, Mythmaker, the acoustic virtuoso introduces surprising new sounds—and a new approach to releasing music.
Read More
faith-feat

Summer NAMM '14 - Faith Guitars Venus Hi-Gloss FVHG Demo

July 24, 2014
The British company introduces a new acoustic model designed by Patrick James Eggle.
Read More