On The Road with Ed Gerhard
It’s been a busy year for Ed. He’s been hauling his Breedlove guitars around the world, and says he’s approaching Platinum Status on Delta Airlines again with his 2013 tours through California, Italy, Japan and his performances at the Glastonbury Festival and the Canadian Guitar Festival. We caught up with Ed a few months ago while he was in Japan to get a peek into life on the road with one of our favorite Breedlove artists. BREEDLOVE GUITARS: What’s your...
Dec 18, 2013, Artist News
185 Parks, 3 months, 1 Song: Slater Smith takes his Breedlove “Back O’er Oregon”
Breedlove artist Slater Smith doesn’t know how many miles he drove last summer, but it was a lot. The 23-year-old crisscrossed the state of Oregon with his Breedlove C25/CRe in his mom’s Honda Element (his Bronco II was deemed an unreliable gas hog) to play the same song in nearly 200 Oregon State Parks…
Dec 17, 2013, Artist News
BREEDLOVE ACQUIRES THE WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTION OF LEGAL BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD
When you hear "the most prized tonewood in the world," what comes to mind? If you’re like most luthiers, musicians and collectors, you automatically think of Brazilian rosewood, the universally coveted, exceptionally rare and heavily regulated tonewood. Those fortunate enough to own a guitar made with Brazilian rosewood – and those who have had the opportunity to play one – know this tonewood is something unique and incredible. Brazilian rosewood is hard, stiff, and highly resonant with a chime-like ring that sustains. When cut, it has a delicious floral scent, similar to roses, thus the name.
Nov 25, 2013, Latest News
Introducing Woodstock: Breedlove’s New 10,000 Square-Foot Workshop
November 20, 2013 – Bend, Oregon In 1969, a music festival held on a dairy farm in rural New York changed our world. Woodstock would go down in history books as an event that would alter the course of an entire generation. Artists like Joan Baez, Janis Joplin and the Grateful Dead rocked an audience of half a million very muddy festivalgoers and galvanized a countercultural movement. Here at Breedlove, we’ve been growing exponentially and we're incredibly fortunate to be...
Nov 25, 2013, Latest News
California Guitar Trio on Tour
California Guitar Trio is hitting the road once again. Be sure to check them out!
Nov 11, 2013, Artist News
The Fetter Moment Launches new Website
The Fetter Moment is excited to launch their new website! http://thefettermoment.com/ Breedlove artist Tom Rodriguez is the lead singer/songwriter and guitarist for the Indie alt-rock band The Fetter Moment. Catchy hooks and riffs make every song memorable leaving them stuck in your head and in your heart but the band's main purpose: To be an outpour of honesty through stories of victory, love and love lost, heart wrenching moments, and fears and failures; challenging any...
Nov 05, 2013, Artist News