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Furch launches new custom configurator

Furch Guitars has launched a new web-based custom guitar configurator, enabling customers to specify exactly the acoustic guitar they want, with their order handled...

Gordon Giltrap receives MBE at Buckingham Palace

Gordon Giltrap has officially been made a Member of the British Empire for his services to Music and Charity. Attending Buckingham Palace for the...

Augustine ‘Paragon’ offers carbon treble nylon guitar strings

The relatively timeless world of classical guitar strings gets a minor jolt this week with the arrival of US manufacturer Augustine's new ‘Paragon’ Fluorocarbon...

Newmarket gets first guitar show on Sunday 24th March

As exclusively revealed in MIN last year, music entrepreneur Rob Hatschek is bringing his My Classic Guitar Show to Newmarket Racecourse on Sunday 24th...

Furch Guitars backs exotic woods

Furch Guitars has formed a partnership with the Panamanian indigenous community Arimae, dedicated to protecting local tropical forests and cultivation of exotic woods, the...

This weekend’s Birmingham Guitar Show adds new brands and artists

Birmingham's The UK Guitar Show, by some margin the UK 's biggest guitar event, returns to Bingley Hall this coming weekend (23rd and 24th...

Winter NAMM 2019 Roundup: Lowden

Lowden stole its own thunder by launching the new Ed Sheeran range at the show, which inevitably overshadowed several new moelels under its own...

NAMM 2019:Washburn introduces Bella Tono Series

Calling it 'the next great advance in the brand's long history of meaningful innovation', Washburn has used Winter NAMM to introduce its new Bella...

NAMM 2019: Ed Sheeran teams up with Lowden for new guitar...

The phrase ‘surprise launch’ is over-used at trade shows but Winter NAMM has produced a real scorcher this year with the news that diminutive singer-songwriter-superstar...

NAMM 2019: Taylor to debut new model size + V-Class Grand...

Taylor is launching a completely new acoustic guitar style today, on the opening of Winter NAMM 2019 in Anaheim, California. Called The Grand Pacific,...