For Fans of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine
I'm from and living in Texas - and I'm a rabid internet writer or "scribbler" if you prefer; and besides writing about music and guitars - I like to write about Texas. There's not a better combination of the three subjects than Collings Guitars that I can think of, and besides, I shook Bill…Continue
Added by Wesman Todd Shaw on September 27, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
If you play a D18-GE you must try out the Martin SP strings on it. I used D'Addario EJ17's for years. Richard Starkey (Nashville Martin guru) recommended that I try a set of the SPs after tweaking my Martin one day. He recently switched after years of playing EJ17s. They stay fresh longer, are more balanced, slightly brighter and the high end is silkier (to me anyway)...peace!
Added by Mark Stultz on September 2, 2011 at 8:25am — No Comments
I just read on the www.elderly.com site that CF Martin IV's signature is on the underside of the top of the Martin D18-GE's, so I checked mine with a mirror and light and it was there. Nice touch.
Added by Mark Stultz on September 2, 2011 at 8:24am — No Comments