Martin & Co have been creating the finest guitars for over 180 years, they have years of development poured into them which then creates the finest guitars. One of the world’s leading acoustic instrument makers, Martin guitars are hand-made by skilled craftsmen and women, who use a combination of new design and techniques, along with those introduced by the company founder. Martin guitars are a favourite of musicians all over the world and have been for decades!
Martin are responsible for the development of many design features and techniques that have now become standards in acoustic guitar design. The classic dreadnought guitar shape was originally a Martin development as was the 14th fret neck joint and the X Frame bracing pattern. Martin Guitars' mission today is the same as it was 183 years ago, to create the finest instruments possible.
Martin acoustic guitars have been used by almost every famous guitar player ever! Notable artists include Ben Howard, Colbie Caillat, Ed Sheeran, Jake Bugg, Seth Lakeman and Tommy Emmanuel to name a few.
Ed Sheeran plays the Martin LX1E Electro Acoustic Guitar in Natural and has always played on Martin guitars, you can see this throughout many of his performances. And if you want to sound as good as Ed Sheeran, then a Martin guitar is for you!
Martin guitars and Martin strings are the instruments and strings of choice for musicians around the world, from the icons of rock, pop, country, folk and bluegrass to those just beginning their careers. They can be seen across all segments of pop culture, from television to movies, Broadway, books, online, and gracing the covers of popular magazines on newsstands everywhere.
The rich tone associated with Martin guitars mean they’re a favourite of solo musicians the world over. Folk, Jazz, Pop and Rock musicians have favoured Martin for decades.
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