Breedlove Announces Colin Besancon as Global Sales Manager
Two Old Hippies Stringed Instruments is the builder of Bedell Guitars, Breedlove Stringed Instruments and Weber Fine Acoustic Instruments. Breedlove has been located in Central Oregon for 25 years and Colin Besancon has been a part of the organization for almost 14 of those years. During his tenure here he has held various positions from being a builder of the instruments to the product design and development and has also represented the company in sales. “This new position is a...
Dec 08, 2015, Latest News
Breedlove Announces Legacy Concert Koa LTD
If there’s one series that explores the concept of Distinctively Crafted Sound from the ground up, it’s the Legacy Series. These aspirational models achieve the pinnacle in design and sound for each body shape. Defining the target tonal qualities of each body style, exotic tonewood pairings are selected and construction designed to achieve surprising results. Every element that goes into these instruments is highly calculated, making for heirloom-quality instruments with...
Dec 08, 2015, New & Featured Products
MyMusicRX Presents Bedstock
MyMusicRx is the flagship program of the Children’s Cancer Association. The in-hospital music medicine program features bedside sing-a-longs led by trained music specialists, instrument and iPad lending from mobile music carts, and live concerts from international recording artists. One of their fundraising activities is Bedstock. On December 1st, more than 30 artists, writers, and kids will be performing from their beds to show support for sick kids spending...
Nov 30, 2015, Artist News, Latest News
Collective Soul and Breedlove team up for a Cover Sweepstakes
Collective Soul started in Stockbridge, GA in the early 1990's. Led by Ed Roland, the band also includes Dean Roland, Will Turpin, Johnny Rabb and Jesse Triplett. They saw their first #1 with "Shine" in 1993 which catapulted them to international fame. Since then they have had a total of seven #1 singles.
Nov 28, 2015, Artist News
Custom D22/BCZE Bearclaw Sitka spruce and ziricote acoustic guitar
This stunning new custom instrument was designed by and available at Hotlicks Guitar Shop in MD. The intricate dragon and additional fret marker inlays were based off of the designer’s tattoos. Additional custom elements include a sharp cutaway, Masterclass bloodwood binding, Abalone Top Purfling and it will rock when amplified using the LR Baggs Anthem system. The Breedlove Dreadnought is slightly more rounded than traditional dreadnoughts, producing beautifully full, punchy, and...
Nov 18, 2015, New & Featured Products
Closer Look at Acoustic Guitar Body Shapes
Do you know which guitar body shape is perfect for you and your playing style? Any musician who wants to play and perform to the best of their abilities well will say "yes", which means, knowing about your acoustic guitar body shapes is essential. All guitars are not created equal or crafted the same way and the difference in shapes influence the sound they produce. If you know the sound you want to produce, selecting the perfect body shape is an important part of the decision making process...
Nov 17, 2015, Instrument Insights