Entries by Guild Guitars

“Gitarre und Bass” Reviews the New Jetstar

When it’s right, it’s right. And that’s how Gitarre und Bass magazine felt about the newly released Guild Jetstar. From the impressive sustain to the top notch workmanship, reviewer Franz Holtmann is clearly impressed by our latest solid body reissue! “Apart from the 1960s retro design, the Guild Jetstar is adapted to modern needs,” he […]

Artist to Watch: Dan Sadin

If you’ve been to a festival in the last two years, or if you’ve listened to the radio at all, then you’ve probably heard Dan Sadin. He’s been hitting the road hard on tour with LA duo Frenship, adding those punches of electric guitar you hear on hits like “Capsize” and “1000 Nights.” Dan–or Danny, […]

Guild Artist Shane Alexander Records LR Baggs Session

We already knew that singer/songwriter Shane Alexander is a musical force to be reckoned with–he recently recorded a killer demo for the new California-made F-512 at Guild HQ. We weren’t surprised, then, when he showed off the LR Baggs Anthem SL pickup for a live session at their studio in Nashville. Shane is playing his 1966 Guild […]

Acoustic Guitar Magazine Reviews the F-512

Have you heard the news? Acoustic Guitar Magazine is helping us shout it from the mountain tops–the F-512 is back! “This is the third guitar I have played from the Oxnard plant and, as I’ve come to expect, the quality is top notch,” reviewer Pete Madsen starts off. “From the choice of woods to the […]

You Could Win an F-40!

Giveaway alert! We’ve partnered with Acoustic Guitar Magazine to offer a rare giveaway of a new California-made Guild F-40. What’s so special about this jumbo-sized guitar? Hearing it is really all of the evidence you need: Featuring a solid Sitka spruce top and solid African mahogany back and sides, this jumbo acoustic checks all the boxes […]

Our Summer NAMM Launches are Here!

We’re bursting with pride over the latest additions to the Guild line! After a 3 year hiatus, the F-512 is finally back in production in the United States. That, alone, would be enough of an accomplishment, but we didn’t stop there. Keep reading to check out all of the newest additions to the Guild line-up […]

John Oates’ Guild Guitar Has an Inspirational Past

Vintage Guitar Magazine‘s July issue features an interview with John Oates of Hall & Oates, in which he talks about his vintage Guild. But this isn’t just any vintage Guild. Oates owns Mississippi John Hurt’s Guild ’64 F-30! Oates, who cites Hurt as one of his biggest influences, recently released a new album, Arkansas, which […]

Designer Scott Sternberg Talks His Prized Guild

We get stories all the time about how customers and artists came to own their Guild guitar. Sometimes it’s a family heirloom, passed down from generation to generation. Sometimes it’s dumb luck, stumbled upon in a pawn shop in the middle of nowhere. Clothing designer Scott Sternberg recently told his own story to the New […]

The Music Experience

The Music Experience is a pop-up music store that travels with music festivals all around the United States. This spring, Guild was at “Welcome to Rockville” in Jacksonville, FL (Headliners: Ozzy Osbourne and Foo Fighters), “Carolina Rebellion” in Concord, NC (Headliner: Alice in Chains and Shinedown) and “Rock on the Range” in Columbus , OH […]