Gear Review: Taylor Grand Pacific 717 and 517e Builder’s Editions

From the March/April 2019 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY JAMES ROTONDI (Video by James DePrato) The name Taylor has always evoked a particular sound—articulation and clarity in the top end; plenty of supportive low-end information, top-notch tuning, intonation, and projection; and a bright harmonic richness in the overtones—that’s ideal for thick, overdubbed acoustic rhythms in the studio and detailed, open-sounding … Continue reading Gear Review: Taylor Grand Pacific 717 and 517e Builder’s Editions