Bluesman Patrick Sweany was one of the first artists to try out the new Guild Orpheum Slope Shoulder 14-Fret Mahogany Dreadnought acoustic guitar.
Watch as he uses it to perform “Be Your Man,” a track off his 2007 album Every Hour is a Dollar Gone.
Visit Sweany’s website for more information.
The AD-3 dreadnought features Guild’s signature arched-back body design and covers a lot of sonic ground.
Check out this Arcos Series guitar in action with the demo below.
Doyle Dykes’s new Guild Signature Model is an incredibly articulate instrument, with truly stunning headroom and dynamic range.
Watch the fingerstyle master talk about the guitar in the video below.
When Mississippi’s Rosco Bandana stopped by the Guild Lounge to play a song, they picked “Woe Is Me,” a foot-stomping, mandolin-tinged track off their 2012 debut album Time to Begin.
Their soulful performance suggests the spirit of the bayou is truly with the newcomers. Continue reading
Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist Phil Collen recently presented a gift of $20,000 to the Gerson Institute in California, helping to support holistic cancer therapy efforts.
Collen auctioned off a one-of-a-kind guitar that was played on Def Leppard’s Rock of Ages tour for $15,000 and added $5,000 of his own money.
While at the Gerson Institute, Collen performed an acoustic set with Debbi Blackwell-Cook, who is featured on the Manraze single “Take On the World.” Continue reading
When Texas rockers Electric Touch stopped by the Guild Lounge, they offered up two tracks off their 2012 album Never Look Back. Continue reading
Exist Elsewhere recently stopped by the Guild Artist Showroom in Burbank, Calif., to record acoustic versions of two songs off their latest EP, Live on Isle of Wight Radio.
Watch “The Great Beyond” and “Digital Life” in the clips below.
Exist Elsewhere – Noah Benardout, Aaron Dowler, Luke Walton and Brandon Woodward – have a live show Nov. 2 at Tommy’s Place on the University of Southern California campus.
Visit the band’s official website for more information.
Hayley recently stopped by the Guild Lounge to perform “Nothing To Me” on her acoustic guitar. Continue reading
Minneapolis-based indie rockers Now, Now recently stopped by the Guild Lounge to perform two tracks off their 2012 album Threads. Continue reading
Matthew Koma’s vocals are featured in Alesso’s “Years,” and the singer/songwriter recently posted his own version of the song, giving it an acoustic treatment.
Watch the black-and-white clip in the video below, and visit Koma’s website for more information.