Entries by Guild Guitars

Guild at SXSW with She Shreds Magazine

We were so excited to take part in SXSW, last week’s film, tech and music festival in Austin, Texas. When our friends at She Shreds asked us to help out at their annual showcase, it was a no-brainer to send a Jetstar. She Shreds always puts together a killer line-up and we couldn’t wait to see what […]

NAMM 2018 Recap!

We started 2018 off with a bang at the Winter NAMM show in Anaheim. Electrics, acoustics, basses–we had something new for every type of player in our new, expanded booth space. One of the biggest buzz-makers was the newly reissued Jetstar, available in Seafoam Green, Black, and Vintage White. On the acoustic side, we also […]

Now Hiring: Finishing Department Manager

We have an open position at the Guild factory in Oxnard, CA! The Finishing Department Manager is responsible for leading the Finishing Department (staff and functions) in the manufacturing of Guild guitars. This position includes leading the Finishing Staff and processes including preparation, grain fill, sealer, level sanding and paint processes. This Manager will also […]

New 2018 Guilds!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year–we’re launching new Guild guitars! From USA-made acoustics to groovy electric reissues, we’ve got something for everyone. Keep scrolling to see all of our new products for 2018, and click here to see the full Guild catalog. It’s shaping up to be a great year! F-55 The jumbo […]

Vintage Guitar Magazine Reviews the D-55

It’s another ringing endorsement from the team over at Vintage Guitar magazine: “The D-55 is surprisingly loud even for a dreadnought. And, it’s not just loud, but big-sounding–there’s plenty of bass without sacrificing chime. Chords are clear and balanced even when digging in, and the neck is very comfortable. Overall, the D-55 is an impressive […]

Grand Gtrs Reviews Westerly Collection Jumbos

  Grand Gtrs Magazine recently reviewed both the Guild F-150 and F-1512, and writer Peter Hirsch seemed quite impressed by the quality and value of the Westerly Collection. For our German fans, keep scrolling to read the whole review; for our English speakers–a few highlights below! Tonally, the F-150 offers everything you would expect from […]

Vintage Guitar Mag on the Bluesbird: “Effortless”

Vintage Guitar Magazine recently reviewed the Guild Bluesbird, and it sounds like they’re hooked. When asked how the Bluesbird plays, reviewer Bob Cianci writes, ‘Effortless’ comes to mind immediately. This is a very resonant instrument that sounds bright and lively unplugged. Single-string riffing was a breeze, the intonation was right on target, and plugged in, […]