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, Custom Features
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, Latest News
A Guide to Guitar Maintenance for Fall and Winter
Your guitar is made of wood and before it was used to create your prized and beautiful musical instrument, its main purpose was to soak up moisture, nutrients and sunlight. Yes, that’s right. Your guitar was a tree! It is no surprise then, that as the fall and winter seasons approach, your precious guitar is subject to structural change and even damage due to moisture and temperature changes. Therefore, It is vital that you know how to care for your guitar during these transitional...
Nov 17, 2015, Care & Maintenance
Kutless Gives Away Breedlove Guitar in Celebration of Release of Surrender
Kutless is back with another new album entitled Surrender. And to celebrate they are giving their fans a chance to win amazing prizes that include product they use themselves on the road. One of those is a Breedlove Stage series guitar!
Nov 16, 2015, Artist News
Top 6 things to consider when designing a custom guitar
Designing a custom acoustic instrument with the Custom Sound Studio team in Bend, OR is an amazing experience for guitar enthusiasts. Imagine walking into the private design space and having an entire day to learn about all of the custom options, body shapes and details which go into a custom instrument - then working with the design team to pick out all of the specific tonewoods and distinct elements to make your dream instrument.
Nov 03, 2015, Custom Features, Latest News
Frank Viele Talks Finding Your Voice As A Musician
Becoming an artist and releasing music is becoming easier these days with platforms such as; SoundCloud, Bandcamp, as well as iTunes and Spotify. Artists have the capability to create a DIY record where they produce and release their own music into the always-expanding music industry. This all sounds great, but just because it is easier to put music out there doesn’t mean people will hear it. Sonicbids’ blog author, Sam Friedman, caught up with Breedlove artist Frank Viele on the...
Oct 14, 2015, Artist News