Huge New Larrivee Shipment!

Huge New Larrivee Shipment!
Hello everyone and welcome to another Heartbreaker Guitars blog post where we have some really exciting news for you!  We got in a large shipment of great instruments from our friends over at Larrivee, and man are we excited about them!  Larrivee makes truly incredible instruments at economically friendly prices. Heartbreaker Guitars has been dealing Larrivee Guitars for over 7 years and we are a preferred dealer of these excellent guitars. Our owner, Brendan Smyth, has always been a huge admirer of Larrivee Guitars and has always enjoyed our relationship with this legendary company.  Jean Larrivee has been making guitars since 1967 and that experience comes through in the production value of his guitars. You don't spend over 50 years...

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Taylor Tuesday - Taylor 414ce-R

Taylor Tuesday - Taylor 414ce-R
Hello everyone and welcome back to another Taylor Tuesday Blog post where we get to discuss the fantastic Taylor Guitars that we will help you Fall in Love with! From the people that play Taylors, to the ones who make them, and often the guitars themselves, we really believe that Taylor makes some of the best instruments on the planet. That is why when we get guitars like the one we are talking about today, we get really excited to tell you about them. The guitar we are discussing today is the: Taylor 414ce-R The Taylor 414ce-R is the sort of guitar that you can Fall in Love with without even trying. It brings playing the six-string back to it's...

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Santa Cruz Firefly Custom Redwood
Hello everyone and welcome to another Heartbreaker Guitars blog where we get to discuss the truly fantastic instruments that our luthiers create and that we get to sell. From fantastically built and engineered Lowdens, to the breathtaking tonal beasts that come out of the Rick Turner shop in Santa Cruz, and everything in between. We really believe in the guitars we sell, and we love helping you Fall in Love with them!  Today we have a really special guitar from Santa Cruz Guitar Co. and we can't wait to dive right into it! The guitar is the... Santa Cruz Firefly Custom Redwood So this is it. The Firefly in the flesh... or wood... or whatever! It's HERE! The Firefly from...

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Taylor Tuesday - Taylor Partners With BMI
Hello everyone and welcome back to another Taylor Tuesday blog post where we talk about all things Taylor Guitars. We love this company and the guitars they make. Since they were founded in 1974 they have constantly been breaking new ground not just with the guitars that they build, but also with the way they do business. From their willingness to work with artists across huge musical divides to their ethical ways of doing business like their ebony replanting efforts in Africa. Now, Taylor is announcing a new deal with Broadcast Music, Inc. BMI is a world leader in music rights management and the company has taken special steps to acknowledge the songwriters who power the popular music industry and...

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Taylor Tuesday - The K24 with V-Class Bracing
Hello friends and welcome back to another Taylor Tuesday Blog post where we discuss all things Taylor Guitars, from the exciting news about artists and builders to the amazing guitars that come out of their factory, directly here to your favorite Taylor Guitars Dealer! That is what we are going to discuss today because boy do we have an amazing guitar that came in recently. The Taylor K24 with V-Class Bracing! We have had people asking us about these for months, so lets get into them!    Some Specs... Hawaiian koa top, back, and sides Bracing: V-Class with Relief Rout Venetian cutaway Non-figured pale maple binding Big Leaf maple rosette Tropical mahogany neck with satin finish West African ebony fingerboard...

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New Arrivals!

New Arrivals!
Hello everyone and welcome back to another Heartbreaker Guitars blog post, where we discuss all things Heartbreaker! Today we got some new deliveries and so we want to highlight a few of our favorite new guitars that are now on sale in the Heartbreaker Shop! Paul Reed Smith McCarty 594 10 Top This beautiful tiger-striped sunburst is an absolutely gorgeous 10 Top. It is a tonal work of art every bit as much as an aesthetic one. Not only will it look gorgeous on a stage but it will sound gorgeous on one too. The 10 Top is a legendary PRS line and one of their flagships. Don't miss out on this iconic tone that has been rocked by some...

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Taylor Tuesday - V-Class Bracing Here!
Hello everyone and welcome to another Heartbreaker Guitar's Taylor Tuesday blog post! Today is a really special edition, as we have some really exciting news! We have received our first shipment of V-Class bracing into the shop at Heartbreaker! We have been anticipating their arrival for awhile now, and we are really excited to add them to the collection. We did a whole blog on the V-Class bracing, explaining what it is and why it changes the game which you can find here! Today we are going to be focusing on the two guitars specifically that we just got in that feature the V-Class bracing! That being an 814ce DLX and a 914ce. Taylor 914ce V-Class The 900 series is...

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Heartbreaker Guitars in the Lowden Shop!
Hello everyone and welcome to another Heartbreaker Guitars blog post! Today we have a very special blog, as we are discussing our owner and operator Brendan Smyth's trip to Northern Ireland to see George Lowden and the guys in the shop! "Man, what an experience that trip was!" Brendan said. He got to see a whole lot of England and Ireland, but stopping at the Lowden Shop was the highlight! These guys REALLY know how to build a guitar, and getting to watch the process first hand was absolutely incredible. It really brings a new appreciation to the finished product and craftsmanship that goes into them. The shop is located in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland, an amazing location making the trip...

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Taylor Tuesday - Taylor 214ce DLX ES2
Hello everyone and welcome back to another Taylor Tuesday where we discuss all things Taylor Guitars! Sometimes it's a list of Taylor Guitars under $1000.00, or sometimes we shoot out a great deal on specific guitars, like the best deal on an 814ce, but we are always discussing the fantastic guitars built by Taylor Guitar Co.  Today we are discussing a Taylor that puts the work back in workhorse guitar! We are of course talking about the  Taylor 214ce DLX ES2 This guitar is a Guitar with a capital G. It's got all the quality and bang you would expect in a top of the line Taylor, simply stripped down with less of the frills, so it has a much...

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LR Baggs Reverb Align

LR Baggs Reverb Align
Hello everyone and welcome to another Heartbreaker Guitars blog post where we will be discussing a really cool new product here at Heartbreaker Guitars. For a long time, we have been considering effect pedals as a potential product for us to carry, and, after doing quite a bit of homework, we have decided to partner with LR Baggs for our first line of pedals to carry. We believe their quality and tone perfectly compliment the guitars that we carry, and that their commitment to craftsmanship really fits the spirit we like to foster here at Heartbreaker.     To kick things off, we have decided to start off with absolutely stunning depth and haunting beauty of the LR Baggs Reverb Align....

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