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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Matt McPherson

Matt McPherson
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 structure to actually deliver vibration. And we created a cantilevered neck that is unwavering and stable. Most of all, we listened to the musicians. A great song stands the test of time. A great guitar does the same. We believe in a unity among the artisans who create the instruments and the artists who create the music. Just like the singer who tries to reach...

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PRS John Mayer Guitar - The Silver Sky!
The John Mayer Signature - The Silver Sky! Hello friends! Big news! We have been a PRS Dealer for a few months now and the response has been incredibly positive from our Heartbreaker Community, with several already sold and many more on order. Another great benefit of being a Paul Reed Smith Dealer is getting to talk about any news that comes out on these Heartbreakers, and recently we have gotten some incredible news from our friends over at PRS!  The PRS team has been partnering with notable singer/songwriter/guitarist John Mayer to develop a new masterpiece! Based off of classic single coil guitars from the early sixties, the Silver Sky is the result of that collaboration!    This guitar features...

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Bushmills X Lowden Black Bush Edition
Hello everyone! This is just in, Heartbreaker guitars has THREE Bushmills X Lowden Black Bush Edition guitars on the way! These guitars are a real treasure to celebrate the rich cultural history that these two Northern Irish Companies represent. The craftsmanship on display from Lowden is truly spectacular, and it is creatively powered by the wonderful influence of Bushmills! Lowden and Bushmills have a long working relationship, having done the Bushmills Signature about a year ago, and working as two of Northern Ireland's more famous exporters. Both companies have long histories, with Bushmills going back for hundreds of years. Both have a reputation for excellence that is legendary in their respective fields.  The Bushmills X Lowden Black Bush Edition is...

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Taylor Guitar - Taylor Tuesday - Taylor 710e Western Sunburst
Taylor 710e Western Sunburst Hello friends and welcome to another edition of Taylor Tuesday! This week we have a pretty unique Taylor in our inventory. It is the Taylor 710e Western Sunburst, which is the only Taylor Dreadnought in our inventory. This guitar has a nice vintage look with an uniquely Taylor take on the classic Dreadnought tone. The Features The Taylor 710e Western Sunburst features a Lutz Spruce Top over Indian Rosewood Back and Sides. This wood combination not only lends itself to the vintage look, but also the vintage tone of this guitar. In general it this guitar gives you the best of both worlds. It looks and sounds like something built in the heyday of the classic Western Guitar...

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