Entries by Guild Guitars

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, […]

Guild Artist Joana Serrat Interview!

Spanish artist Joana Serrat was recently featured in Cutaway Guitar Magazine! Joanna has recently been writing and touring on a new USA-made M-20. Joanna says that her M-20 “sounds current and old. The wood is wonderful, and gives it that worn sound… I fell in love with that guitar altogether.” Joana has been working on her fourth […]

New Guild Basses for Summer NAMM!

We’ll be in Nashville this week for Summer NAMM, where we’re debuting the latest additions to the Guild line! We’re showing some love to the low end this summer, with a handful of new bass offerings. Keep scrolling to see and hear more from these latest Guild offerings! Starfire Bass II in New Colors We’ve […]

#NameThatColor to Win This Guild!

enter to win a guild starfire iv st! Win this Starfire IV ST! But what color is it? We’ve joined forces with our friends at Chicago Music Exchange to find the most creative guitar fan. If you come up with our favorite color name, this beauty will be yours. Here’s what you gotta do: 1. Re-post […]

Acoustic Guitar Magazine Reviews the M-40 Troubadour

“In a market that is flooded with diminutive guitars, the M-40E stands out for its solid craftsmanship, superior tone, and comfortable playability,” writes Pete Madsen for Acoustic Guitar Magazine. One of the latest guitars to come out of our Oxnard, California factory is another hit with the reviewers! Featuring a solid sitka spruce top, solid […]

Guitar and Bass Magazine Reviews the M-20 & D-20

Guitar and Bass Magazine recently reviewed the first models to come out of our California factory, and they were ready to put the all-solid mahogany guitars to the test! On the M-20: “In terms of sonic character, there’s a lot of charm, with a typically dry and woody all-mahogany directness. There are harmonic overtones aplenty, […]

Acoustic Guitar Magazine Reviews the Guild Jumbo Junior, Martin D Jr. E & Taylor GS Mini E

The new Guild Jumbo Junior may be small, but it’s a force to be reckoned with. “These days, three of the biggest American guitar manufacturers—Martin, Taylor, and Guild—are producing high-quality, scaled-down versions of some of their most popular models,” writes Pete Madsen of Acoustic Guitar Magazine. In the running with the Martin D Jr. E […]

Artist to Watch: Misha Lindes of SadGirl

SadGirl‘s brand of low-fi surf pop is quintessential California, and frontman Misha Lindes is leading the charge. Their DIY sound, aided by a Misha’s Guild Starfires, has been spreading through their hometown of Los Angeles and beyond. Keep reading to learn about how SadGirl got started, Misha’s love affair with Guild, and heir their latest song, “Little […]

Guild at 2017 Winter NAMM

We had another great year at Winter NAMM in Anaheim, California! We introduced new acoustic and electric models to the Guild family at NAMM 2017, including the USA-made M-40 Troubadour, D-40 Traditional and D-55; the T-Bird ST and T-Bird ST P90; and the M-240E Troubadour.  Below are a few behind-the-scenes photos of our booth; keep scrolling […]