Spotlight: Courtney Marie Andrews

HAILS FROM: Phoenix, Arizona USA
SOUNDS LIKE: Dreamy, slow-burning crooners
LATEST DROP: Old Flowers (LP out now via Fat Possum)

What’s your current go-to guitar?
My current go-to guitar is a ‘90s Takamine Nylon. I was on the hunt for a mid-priced nylon-stringer, and a friend found this at a small vintage guitar shop in Nashville. They’re very underrated guitars, and a lot of the country guys have them in their arsenal. It has a very warm and balanced sound, and the neck is the perfect size.

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Ellie Robinson
Editor-at-Large, Australian Guitar Magazine

Ellie Robinson is an Australian writer, editor and dog enthusiast with a keen ear for pop-rock and a keen tongue for actual Pop Rocks. Her bylines include music rag staples like NME, BLUNT, Mixdown and, of course, Australian Guitar (where she also serves as Editor-at-Large), but also less expected fare like TV Soap and Snowboarding Australia. Her go-to guitar is a Fender Player Tele, which, controversially, she only picked up after she'd joined the team at Australian Guitar. Before then, Ellie was a keyboardist – thankfully, the AG crew helped her see the light…