If (like us!) you're a guitar obsessive, you likely spend as much time listening to, thinking about and reading about about guitars as you do playing them. And while there's plenty of great content available online, you can't beat a beautifully printed, carefully researched coffee table book for sheer depth of information.
It's not often that a veteran guitar builder introduces an entirely new shape of guitar, but in 2020 that's exactly what Taylor's head luthier Andy Powers designed a small-bodied guitar with the volume and bass resonse of a much larger instrument: The Grand Theater.
Dating back to the 1930's, was honed in the seedy bars of post-WWI Paris by travelling musicians, including the spectacularly talented Django Reinhardt - often thought of as one of the greatest musicians of the 20th century.