Thirty-five rare guitars that illustrate the early history of the instrument in America are on display at The Metropolitan Museum of Art until December 7, 2014. Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C.F. Martin traces the birth of the Martin guitar by shedding light on the contributions of Christian Frederick Martin.
Made Right Here is a product of four friends who banded together to document America’s finest craftspeople. Thanks to Maxwell House and AOL, they are able to share the stories of hardworking people who get up every morning and make good things, right here in America.
Valerie’s “organic moonshine roots” music has captivated audiences. Her 2013 album Pushin’ Against A Stone, produced by Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys, has won glowing reviews and earned Valerie a nomination for ‘Best New Artist Debut’ at the Blues Music Awards.
C.F. Martin & Co. – Images of America is the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of America series. The book boasts over 200 vintage images, many of which have never been published, and chronicles the evolution of the iconic Martin guitar.