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ARTICLES

Tools for the Task: Soprano Ukes Under $300

February 1, 2019
If you haven’t joined the ukulele craze, say “aloha” to these 10 sopranos and let the good times begin.
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NAMM '18 - Alvarez FYM66HD

February 6, 2018
Thanks to a newly discovered stash of 50-year-old wood, the company’s latest model feature some dynamite Honduran mahogany.
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Ani DiFranco: “The Job Is Total Honesty”

June 9, 2017
The acoustic warrior rocks out but sticks to the folksinger’s creed with the honest, heartfelt performances on her new album, Binary. Her tools: smart lyrics, a fleet of worn acoustic guitars, a unique picking approach, and 50 open tunings.
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Alvarez Delta00EDLX/SHB Review

August 11, 2016
A pre-war style blues machine with a modern-leaning sound.
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Alvarez Guitars Releases Artist Series Shadowburst Models

June 15, 2016
Shadowburst is a high-end, edge-burst finish with a rich gradient of balanced color.
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Alvarez Guitars Unveils the Blues 51 and the Delta OO

February 18, 2016
The new models feature an arched rosewood back, V profile necks, back-shifted bracing, and wider finger spacing.
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NAMM '16 - Alvarez AAT34 & Delta00 Demos

February 16, 2016
See and hear two new sub-$1,000 6-strings—a hollowbody electric and a small-bodied acoustic blues machine.
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The Year in Gear 2015

November 24, 2015
Our favorite guitars, basses, amps, effects, and accessories from the last 12 months.
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Alvarez ADA1965 Review

April 21, 2015
This distinctive dread is a sweet player—at a sweet price.
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NAMM 2015: Editors' Picks – Day 3

January 24, 2015
While scouring the NAMM floor we came across a wealth of interesting gear. Here's what caught our ear.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2015 - Day 3

January 24, 2015
The latest and greatest from the third day of NAMM.
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Alvarez Guitars Unveils the Grateful Dead Series

January 19, 2015
The series come in two models, the AFGD65 Flag and Montage.
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Alvarez Unveils the 1965 Series

January 10, 2015
Available in Standard, Slope Shoulder, Dreadnought, OM, and Parlor sizes.
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Alvarez Guitars Announces MDA70

July 25, 2014
The MDA70 features a solid AA grade Sitka spruce top with solid rosewood back and sides.
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Musikmesse '14 - Alvarez Masterworks MGA70E, MGA66ESHB, and Elite BE70C Demos

April 1, 2014
See and hear the company's three newest acoustic models, including an archtop.
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GALLERY: Musikmesse 2014 - Guitars & Basses

March 17, 2014
Check out the most interesting and unusual guitars and basses from Musikmesse 2014.
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Musikmesse 2014 - Editors' Picks

March 17, 2014
Our editors scoured the halls of Europe's biggest gear show for the most interesting guitars, amps, pedals, and more!
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Alvarez Announces Masterworks Series

January 8, 2014
14 new models with five body options and two different choices of wood configurations are available.
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Summer NAMM '13 - Alvarez Yairi DYMR70SB & AD66SB Demos

July 30, 2013
Hear demos of Alvarez's two newest acoustic models -- Yairi DYMR70SB & AD66SB.
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Summer NAMM '11 - Alvarez Guitars Artist Series Demo

August 2, 2011
PG's Rich Osweiler is On Location in Nashville, TN, for the Summer NAMM 2011 Show where he visits the Alvarez booth. In this segment, we get to see and hear a demo of their new Artist Series.
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