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Takamine GD20-NS

Best known for pioneering acoustic-electric guitars in the late 1970s, Japan’s Takamine has scored a winner with the strictly acoustic GD20-NS dreadnought. It’s... Read More...
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Review: Yamaha LS16 ARE

With its treated Engelmann spruce top, Yamaha’s new LS16 ARE boasts the impressive projection and responsiveness of a guitar that’s been broken in over many dec... Read More...
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Collings 01 12-Fret

Posted by Adam Perlmutter Despite its modest looks, this new Collings makes a strong first impression. A lovely little songbird, the 01 12-Fret is easy to pl... Read More...
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Seagull Merlin

Posted by Greg Olwell Before the angry emails start pouring in, let’s be clear about the Seagull Merlin—it is not a guitar. It’s an instrument that didn’t ev... Read More...
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Taylor 150E 12-String

Posted by Adam Perlmutter Taylor’s new 150e might be the most playable 12-string guitar I’ve ever tried—and I’ve tried a lot of them. Whether strummed or fin... Read More...
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2014 Player’s Choice Awards

When it comes to naming the finest guitars, guitar makers, and guitar accessories, who better to turn to than AG readers—the folks who have their fingers on the... Read More...