Ask the Expert: What’s the History Behind Solid Headstocks and Banjo Tuners on Guitars?

From the January/February 2021 issue of Acoustic Guitar | By George Gruhn Q: Having seen the 1930 Martin 000-45 Deluxe in the September/October 2020 issue, I’m curious about a few things: Why and when did Martin switch to a solid headstock, and was Martin the first to use this design? What was the deal with the banjo tuners on the … Continue reading Ask the Expert: What’s the History Behind Solid Headstocks and Banjo Tuners on Guitars?