Fan Fret Guitars at Heartbreaker Guitars
Fan Fret Guitars Fan Fret guitars are one of those innovations in the modern guitar world that we love here at Heartbreaker. Adding a more complex and broad tonal spectrum by giving extra strength to the low ends by extending the scale length and giving guitars more depth. It also, for some, feels more comfortable and adds a greater degree of play-ability. As well as adding an interesting aesthetic appeal. In general, playing a Fan Fret guitar brings a whole new dimension to playing guitar that you cannot replicate with anything else. We cannot recommend owning one of these enough. Having one in your collection will instantly make your collection more complete. There are plenty of Fan Fret guitars on...

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Taylor Tuesday - Lindsey Buckingham (Taylor Artist)
Hello friends and welcome back to our Taylor Tuesday Blog series, where today we will be visiting an old friend from one of our other favorite brands here at Heartbreaker Guitars. We are covering a Taylor artist who was the inspiration for one of the greatest electric guitars ever built. We are, of course, talking about Lindsey Buckingham! Lindsey is the Fleetwood Mac guitar player that pioneered the use of Rick Turner's Model 1 electric guitar. Now this may leave you thinking, "Wow, Lindsey has great taste in guitars, so what type of acoustics does he play?", the answer to that question: one of the brands Lindsey Buckingham turns to for acoustic guitars is Taylor Guitars. Lindsey Buckingham Lindsey was...

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Lowden Serial #20,000 Genesis Guitar on Sale at Heartbreaker Guitars
[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IcALtkQdbpI[/embed] 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 Sinker Redwood over Master African Blackwood with Tasmanian Blackwood binding as well as a Tasmanian Blackwood sound box bevel.  Abalone 38 style body binding.  George paired the woods and designed the guitar to signify the story of Genesis which is depicted in the inlay on the back and does so in a series of 6 stages of Genesis.  The guitar is so tastefully done,...

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Wee Lowdens are on the Way Folks!!!
We have been waiting a long time for these 3 babies!  If you are interested in a Wee Lowden, George Lowden's New Best Selling Guitar, call us for details.  We receive our first one July 3rd!!

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Rick Turner

Rick Turner
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 Model 1 "RT50" Rick Turner Interview: The Redwood Series Limited Model 1 Model 1LB Review: Music Radar Premier Guitar: Father of the Boutique Guitar Active Bass: Review of Renaissance Bass Interview: Rick Turner Santa Cruz Series Limited https://youtu.be/P9Uc2O75z5o https://youtu.be/3efDoxnnc-w https://youtu.be/MEXYBNCoiBM https://youtu.be/GI-5BqqJQ8o

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Wee Lowden Fan Fret now for sale at Heartbreaker Guitars
Yes folks we booked ourselves one of the first Wee Lowden Fan Fret Guitars from George Lowden at the 2016 NAMM Show!  We will offer it for sale now for April delivery.  This little thing is a monster!  Incredible bass response, full range of  sound, unbelievable clarity, and of coarse George Lowden construction.  George is a Legend in the industry and when he built his first Wee Lowden a couple of years ago it was an instant success.  Now with so many people loving the fan fret edition guitar many asked, "why not a Wee Lowden Fan Fret?"  Well, the time has come and they are being built as we speak.  Heartbreaker Guitars will get one of these beauties in...

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Taylor Guitar - Taylor Tuesday - Taylor Announces Taylor Copafera Guitars
Copafera For International Models Recently, Taylor guitars has announced that for some of their 200 Deluxe series International guitars they will be substituting Rosewood with African Copafera wood. This come of the back of stricter regulation by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) on the international import and export of Rosewood. Taylor's hope is that this will enable their customers worldwide to enjoy their fantastic guitars and also allow simpler international sales of their guitars between musicians and retailers. This should be simpler with the Taylor Copafera Guitars. The new CITES regulations took effect on January 2nd, 2017 and effects the import and export of woods under the genus Dalbergia which includes East...

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More African Blackwood from George Lowden!
We have custom ordered a guitar from George Lowden that will deliver on Friday!  This one is very special because we based the specifications on George's favorite wood combinations!  The guitar is an F50 Cutaway with Redwood over African Blackwood.  Figured Mahogany binding and sound box bevel.  The sound hole decorative is made of Tasmanian Oak and Paua Abalone.  This one is gonna be a stunner and will not last!  Call now for details - and look for it on the website on Friday!!!

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And the Model 1's just Keep on Comin'
Yes, they do!  Be on alert folks we have either next week or late this week a custom Big Island Koa Model 1 as well as a Brazilian Rosewood Model 1!  Here at HBG we pride ourselves on being the number one RT dealer in the world so we bring in all the exotics we can from Santa Cruz.  Currently we have an insane Claro Walnut model 1 as well as a So. American Mahogany Burst M1 soon to be coupled with these ones that are en route to Heartbreaker Guitars Las Vegas!  Stay in Tune...

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Rick Turner Santa Cruz Series:  Just 3  Left!!
That's right folks, we've already sold 2 guitars and these last 3 should go fast.  We expect to deliver most of these Turner Masterpieces by January 31st!  Call for more details!

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