Remember when Mick and Dan went to the Martin factory in Pennsylvania last year and designed their own Custom Shop guitars? Dan designed a custom dreadnought and it just arrived today.
A stunning example of Martin tone and workmanship, this guitar needs to be heard to be believed! This is a complete one-off, entirely handmade from Martin's finest luthiers. The full list of specs is as folows:
Construction: Hide Glue. Top: Adirondack Spruce. Bracing: Adirondack Scalloped Forward Shifted (GE Style). Back & Sides: Hand Selected 300 year-old Belize Sinker Mahogany w/ a Quilted Mahogany wedge. Neck: Genuine Mahogany Performing Artist Profile. Nut width: 1 3/4. Binding: Grained Ivoroid. Headplate: Old Style Silver logo. Fingerboard Inlay: MOP Diamonds and Squares (GE Style). Fingerboard Material: Ebony. Machine Heads: Gotoh Teflon Coated Open Geared. Bridge: Vintage Belly Ebony. Case: C545EC Vintage Geib Style. AC price: $11,250.
Buy it for yourself, or for Dan. Either way everybody wins!
Our customer of the day is Ellie Elsayed. Ellie is proud as punch because she's just stepped up to her first full-size guitar. She came in today with her family to see what she liked and this lovely sunburst Yamaha APX500 caught her eye. These guitars are fantastic value for money and we reckon Ellie has nailed it. Thank you Ellie...congratulations!
New to stock...an exceptional preowned Collings D3MRA. Mark this down as the most highly spec'd Collings we've ever had. Features include an Adirondack Spruce top with Madagascan Rosewood back and sides, along with Collings' famed alkyd resin-based varnish finish upgrade. The result is a dreadnought with exceptional depth, volume and sustain. $6,995.
Well here it is folks our newest arrival from National Resophonic guitars in California. The M1 Tricone is National's most popular model and after playing this beautiful instrument it"s not hard to understand why. Light weight and overflowing with tone, this guitar won't hang around long. We love it. $4,899 in National case or take home today for $54 a week on on our rental program. http://www.acousticcentre.com.au/products/m1-tricone-wcase