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Eric Clapton’s New Signature Martin

Martin Guitars unveils limited edition Eric Clapton Crossroads Madagascar model

 

Martin Guitars has unveiled a new limited edition Eric Clapton signature acoustic guitar. The 000-28EC Crossroads Madagascar will be released in a limited run of just 150 instruments and five left-handed models.

 

The Crossroads is made from high-quality materials such as Madagascar Rosewood sourced from Martin’s special reserve, a sitka spruce top,… Read More

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The $10,000 Acoustic Guitar: Gibson Custom Shop

 

 

Check this cool video “The Making of Gibson’s Master Museum Acoustic Guitars” for insights into the construction of hand-crafted custom original Gibson acoustics–these instruments are among the best of the best.

 

The acoustic guitar market is in a very interesting position when compared to the electric guitar.  While a vintage market exists, it has not become nearly as inflated from a price perspective as the electric vintage guitar market.

 

This is interesting because the woods used in very desirable acoustic guitars of the past include… Read More

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