Have you tried out Martin’s “180 Years of Music Tradition?” It’s an interactive tool for music enthusiasts that highlights Martin’s vast musical influence. Users can click and zoom through a variety of artists and see how Martin Guitar was essential in creating history’s most influential sounds.
Here at Martin, we believe that the strings are the vocal cords of the guitar and should not be looked at as merely an accessory. We pour the same care and compassion into our strings as we do our fine acoustic instruments. Martin’s resident pro and manager of customer repair, Dave Doll, gives viewers insight on how Martin strings are made.
Among the great variety of instruments that Martin Guitar makes, it’s safe to say none has enjoyed more popularity than the Dreadnought or D-size guitar. Today the Dreadnought is ubiquitous and found in every style of acoustic music. To learn the Dreadnought Story, click here.
Martin Guitar will be packing up and hitting the road beginning in February 2015 to bring #MartinPride to a festival near you! Stop by the Martin tent to chat with a Martin employee and try out some of our iconic guitars.
On December 6, 2014, SURFER Magazine will host the 44th Annual SURFER Poll Awards on the North Shore of Oahu. The night is a celebration of surfing! Martin Guitar will be on hand as a sponsor of the evening.
The Nature Conservancy in Africa kicked off "20,000 Elephants" this month with a goal to collect 20,000 original images of elephants called elegrams! Why 20,000? It's one elegram for every elephant being born this year into the worst poaching crisis in history.