Articles about mahogany
There are many mahogany body and spruce top dreadnought guitars in production by many another different company. I've seen few, if any, designed to be as visually appealing as is the Martin D 18GL. Named for Gordon Lightfoot, this mahogany dreadnought features some beautiful solid bear claw or quilted woods, and a lot of abalone inlay.
Jumbo sized guitars are big and beautiful, but they need not always be terribly expensive. The Martin J-15 is a very reasonably priced jumbo instrument well worthy of your consideration.
The Gibson J-45 is a American legend insofar as acoustic guitars are concerned. Koa as a tonewood is something which is becoming increasingly popular in the USA and abroad. Gibson Guitars has now created a brand new J-45 featuring solid Koa wood back and sides.
For under a thousand US dollars the Canadian guitar maker Seagull provides some truly outstanding all solid wood options. The Seagull Maritime SWS guitar is a terrific instrument in every way at a terrific price.
Blueridge makes terrific guitars at a low price. Their instruments are created to be copies of Martin instruments, and seeing as how they are often thought to be just as good at a fraction of the price, this is a good thing indeed for all guitar players. This article is about the Blueridge BR-140, an all solid wood instrument built to specs of the Martin D-18.
Among the most educated and skilled luthiers in the world, Dana Bourgeois and his guitars are often thought to stand head and shoulders above competitors. The Bourgeois Slope D made a splash from its debut, and is still very sought after. Dubbed "the banjo killer," this is a unique guitar.
Elliot Easton is an accomplished guitarist most well known for his work with The Cars. The Gibson SG is one of his primary guitars, and one of the most successful musical instruments in history. This article is about Elliot and his signature series Gibson SG.
The Martin D-19 is a rare guitar, and it's not one you'll likely ever see, and only rarely find for sale. It is a very desirable instrument to own for that reason, and because it is a Martin. The stained spruce top give the instrument the appearance of being made from all mahogany, but it is a spruce top guitar
The Takamine 50th anniversary G series acoustic electric offers amazing utility for a terrific price.
The MTV Unplugged In New York album was the last album by Nirvana, and the only acoustic album they'd ever done. It was the band's swan song, and it was just that lovely. Many people have asked what sort of guitar and equipment did Kurt Cobain use during that concert, and this article seeks to answer those questions. That the music of Nirvana changed the music scene when it became popular in about the year 1993 is unquestionable. ï¿½That Nirvana was most often a heavy hitting electric band full of screaming guitars, vocals, and thumping drum and bass rhythm section is also simply fact. ï¿½The very...