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By On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Summer NAMM 2016: Martin announces updates to Standard, 15 & 17 series

#SummerNAMM2016: Martin has announced news about its Standard, 15 & 17 series. The 17 series has been updated with Fishman Matrix VT Enhance electronics and new models have been introduced to both the 15 & More...

By On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

NAMM 2016: Martin announces new limited edition models

NAMM 2016: Martin Guitar has announced two new limited edition guitars for Winter NAMM 2016 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Martin Dreadnought. The company also unveiled new additions to its Custom Shop More...

By On Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Martin GPCRSGT review

This Mexican-made acoustic offers the illustrious Martin name for less than a grand, but is it ready for the road? Rick Batey finds out Maintaining a busy gigging schedule can be hellish on both body and soul, More...

By On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Private Collection: Martin Harley – Harley’s Street

Martin Harley is a highly-acclaimed lap steel slide player and collector of Weissenborn-style guitars. Lars Mullen pays him a visit… After years of touring the UK and abroad as a solo artist and fronting The More...

By On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Musikmesse 2015: Martin Special Edition Acoustics

Martin are set to unveil two new unique dreadnought models at Musikmesse this year – read on for the full details… Press Release Nazareth, PA (Musikmesse, Hall 3.1 Booth F81) – C. F. Martin & More...

By On Friday, January 16th, 2015

Martin 000-18E Retro Review

Martin aims for the perfect blend of vintage and modern by packing a traditional 000 with the very latest electronics. Review by Huw Price Description: 000-sized electro-acoustic. Made in the USA Price: £2149 More...

By On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Martin 000RS1 Review

The all-mahogany 000-15 reissue became a cult classic in the Martin range, and the 000RS1 is pretty much an economy version with stage-ready electronics as standard. Review by Rick Batey Description: Electro-acoustic More...

By On Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Carl Martin PlexiTone Overdrive Review

The new single-channel version of the old fave PlexiTone pedal covers everything from ’60s blues to liquid leads. Review by Hayden Hewitt Description: Overdrive pedal, like the hi-gain channel of the original More...

By Richard Flynn On Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Martin Announce Ed Sheeran Signature Acoustic

C.F. Martin have teamed up with the award-winning singer-songwriter for a new signature acoustic When C.F. Martin announced their new Artist Series Ed Sheeran signature LX1E acoustic yesterday, a horde of More...

By Richard Flynn On Friday, May 10th, 2013

Martin Reveal Three New Performing Arts Series Models

This sleek new trio of Performing Arts Series acoustic guitars was first shown at Frankfurt Musicmesse C. F. Martin & Co. unveiled three new Performing Artist series models at  Musikmesse this year. This More...