A Martin acoustic guitar is the beloved instrument of millions of fans and famous players worldwide. Starting with the early days in New York circa 1833, this fabled story comes to life in the long-awaited revision of the seminal Martin History book.
These videos and audio files are bonus content related to the October 2014 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now or at the Guitar World Online Store.
During Winter NAMM 2014, Martin Guitar introduced a new take on an old favorite-Martin Retro Strings. The strings are crafted from monel, a long-lasting, nickel-based alloy blend. The unique formula mellows quickly to a warm, vintage tone that brings out your guitar’s natural, woody sounds.