Custom Instrument Feature: Exotic Cocobolo & Sinker Redwood Acoustic Guitar
This concert body guitar features standard body depth crafted with exotic cocobolo and sinker redwood. With a soft cutaway to access the higher notes, it is bound in red bloodwood and features a linear fusion inlay and spoked abalone rosette. This stunning cocobolo custom instrument was designed and built for Bullfrog Music. The Concert Body Shape: The Concert is our most popular body shape, favored by players because it is well-balanced, compact, comfortable to play, and offers all the...
Apr 28, 2017, Instrument Insights
Musicians Fox and Bones Perform on PBS Music City Roots
Breedlove endorsed musicians, Fox and Bones, recently performed "You're So Easy" live at Music City Roots outside Nashville, TN. Fox and Bones is a conceptual folk collaboration between American songwriters Scott Gilmore and Sarah Vitort. Based in Portland, Oregon, the duo combines lush two part harmonies and a complex, heartwarming lyrical landscape with soft-spoken yet rich musical accompaniment. Fox and Bones has been named "One of Portland's best duo's" by Luke Neill of Sounds of...
Apr 21, 2017, Artist News
Three and Twenty Band Joins Breedlove Artist Roster
Staying true to their country roots, their writing is influenced by legendary artists like Hank Williams Jr., Johnny Cash, Alabama, and Lynyrd Skynyrd; combine that with hip hop influences like Bone Thugs N Harmony and Dr.Dre, then add soulful harmonies inspired by Boyz II Men and Brian McKnight and you’ll appreciate the eclectic, good ol' boy, rowdy back-road realism with a touch of “southern swang” (southern swagger with a twang) that makes 3 and Twenty appealing to all...
Apr 17, 2017, Artist News
Musician & Engineer Luke Basile Describes Benefits of Concerto Body Shape
About the Concerto Body Shape When we set out to create a guitar that would surpass the classic big body sound of the dreadnought, we didn’t just want it to be loud. We sought to bring out more tonal complexity, and to offer a much more comfortable playing experience, too. Introducing the new Breedlove Concerto, a new guitar shape created to elicit more volume than a classic dreadnought, and more lush, complex tonal resonance in a comfortable body shape that feels just right. Loud,...
Apr 13, 2017, Latest News, New & Featured Products
Breedlove Musician Isaac Turner Releases “Lies” Video
In the past few years, Breedlove artist Isaac Turner has been playing lots of shows, gaining fans and selling a few CD’s here and there. Things were good, but he wanted to get music out to a larger audience than the local scene he has had success in. The plan for 2017 was to release the new album, “Give You Love,” and do a west coast tour at a minimum. However, while he was out playing shows, he was watching how other singers and bands were getting their music out. Many...
Apr 11, 2017, Artist News
Central Oregon Daily’s Breedlove TV Spot
Central Oregon Daily’s Mackenzie Wilson recently toured the acoustic guitar factory in Bend, OR for a first-hand look at how our acoustic guitars are crafted. While we are not able to embed this video, you can view the full interview and TV spot by clicking here.
Apr 04, 2017, Latest News