January 2017

Furch | Stonebridge Guitars

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The first guitar to appear with the Furch brand name on the headstock was built in 1981 and was the product of a small unofficial ‘garage’ company, in what was then Czechoslovakia. At that time the communist regime disallowed all private enterprise, but founder František Furch’s insatiable desire for all things musical, forced his pursuits underground…. Read more »

Robert Taylor

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Headquartered in El Cajon, California, Taylor Guitars was founded in 1974 by Bob Taylor and Kurt Listug, and has grown into the leading global builder of premium acoustic guitars. The company employs over 900 people to produce massive amounts of guitars between their two factories in El Cajon, Ca and Baja, Mexico. The company maintains an… Read more »

Relish Guitars

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Relish Guitars are ground breaking instruments.  They were dreamt  up over 7 years ago by the two founders of Relish Guitars, Silvan Kung and Pirman Giger.  Silvan and Pirmin were boyhood friends that both shared a deep love of music which eventually turned into, more specifically, a passion for guitar.  They eventually began playing guitar… Read more »

Rick Turner

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Rick Turner is a living legend.  Building guitars for over 50 years Rick Turner has built and restored instruments for rock stars, musicians, touring pros and tone junkies alike.  His crowning legacy, the Model 1 Guitar has been used by artists such as John Mayer and Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac. Rick Turner Interview: The… Read more »

Matt McPherson

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Matt McPherson: It’s always been more than just putting the parts together. It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and designing a masterpiece. For us, that has meant over 30 years of innovation, starting with the unmistakable shape of our offset soundhole. We agonized over the challenges of inventing a bracing system that goes beyond… Read more »

Lowden Genesis #20,000 Is Here at Heartbreaker Guitars!!!

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This is it!  The George Lowden Genesis, Serial #20,000.  This guitar took 9 months to build and was hand made by George Lowden.  George is a legendary Irish luthier who had come to notoriety through innovative design techniques as well as unmatched craftsmanship.  Respected in the fellowship of Boutique Artisan Luthiers, George Lowden has mastered… Read more »

Lowden Serial #20,000 Genesis Guitar on Sale at Heartbreaker Guitars

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That’s right, the one of a kind Lowden Genesis Guitar, #20000 is on sale now at Heartbreaker Guitars!  This guitar is the most beautiful guitar George Lowden has ever built.  Designed from the ground up by George himself this stunning masterpiece commemorates his 20,000th guitar.  Inlay work done by world famous, Larry Robinson.  Master Grade… Read more »