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LISTEN: Beck Mines Acoustic Vibe on "Blue Moon"


On Morning Phase, his first new album in six years, Beck resumes his relationship with the acoustic guitar. 


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Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss Announce Co-Headlining Tour Dates for 2014


Willie Nelson & Family and Alison Krauss & Union Station Featuring Jerry Douglas to embark on tour of eastern and southern US this Spring.


Video. News. Bluegrass. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

John Butler Trio Announces Initial Summer Tour Dates


The John Butler Trio announces their first three summer tour dates, releases new album.


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

VIDEO: Noah Gundersen Records "Poor Man's Son" for His Debut LP


The singer-songwriter gives a sneak peek into the recording session for his debut LP, 'Ledges', and streams album on Spin.


Video. News. Blues. Folk. Rock.

Broken Bells Pay Tribute to the Beatles on 'Late Show'


Broken Bells cover "And I Love Her" during David Letterman's week-long tribute to the Beatles.


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Band of Horses live

Band of Horses Premiere 'Acoustic at the Ryman'


The South Carolina band streams their new acoustic live album on Rolling Stone.


News. Bluegrass. Country. Fingerstyle. Flatpicking. Folk. Rock.

Daisy Rock Releases Pixie Cupid Red Hot Luv Acoustic Guitar


Daisy Rock founder Tish Ciravolo shows off the company's new Pixie Cupid Red Hot Luv acoustic guitar, which, like the rest of their line, is marketed to girls. 


Video. News. Country. Folk. Rock.

Martin Shows Off Spiffy New CS-00S-14


Chris Thomas, the senior artist relations manager at C.F. Martin & Co., showed Acoustic Guitar a spate of stunning instruments at the Winter NAMM in Anaheim, CA, including this gorgeous CS-00S-14.


Video. Songs. Country. Folk. Rock.

Gibson Debuts New Versions of the J-15 and Hummingbird


Acoustic Guitar caught up with Gibson product specialist Don Ruffatto at the Winter NAMM in Anaheim, CA. He gave us the lowdown on brand new, 2014 versions of two classic guitars – Gibson’s ever-popular J-15 and Hummingbird.


Video. News. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

Lee Ritenour's Six String Theory Competition Open to Acoustic Guitarists


The global music competition is accepting applications from acoustic guitarists for 2014.


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NAMM guitar sales picture

High-End Acoustic Guitar Sales Up 39% Since 2009


With just one week until the 2014 NAMM show in Anaheim, California, the outlook for high-end guitar sales is looking decidedly rosy. In a press release, NAMM noted the trend line for custom, handmade guitars. 


News. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

Martin exhibit

Metropolitan Museum of Art to Display 35 Rare Martin Guitars in New Exhibit


Thirty-five rare Martin guitars will go on display at the Met.


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LISTEN: Britt Daniel Covers 1960s Pop Singer Shelley Fabares


Spoon/Divine Fits member Britt Daniel does a lo-fi, raw rendition of Shelley Fabares "Love Letters" for Rookie magazine.


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

Band of Horses to Release Acoustic Live Album


Band of Horses' Acoustic at the Ryman to be released on February 11.


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LISTEN: Beck Covers John Lennon's "Love" for Starbucks Valentine's Day Compilation


Hear Beck's acoustic cover of John Lennon's "Love," the teaser track to Starbucks' Sweetheart compilation.


Video. News. Fingerstyle. Flatpicking. Folk. Jazz. Rock.

VIDEO: The Lone Bellow to Kick Off Tour to Support Debut Album


The acoustic Brooklyn, New York, trio The Lone Bellow will begin a 22-date tour in support of their self-titled debut record on January 17. 


Video. News. Country. Folk. Rock.

VIDEO: Lily Allen and Chris Martin Perform Acoustic Version of "The Fear" at Charity Concert


Chris Martin of Coldplay accompanies Lily Allen on acoustic guitar at the Under 1 Roof benefit concert.


Video. News. Fingerstyle. Jazz. Rock.

Cat Stevens, AKA Yusuf Islam, to Attend Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies


Cat Stevens, the folk-rock mega star who converted to Islam in 1978 and walked away from a successful career, will attend the ceremonies to his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the singer tells Rolling Stone. 


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Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson and Blake Shelton to Share Stage at Grammy Awards


Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson and Blake Shelton will perform together at the Grammy Awards on January 26th. 


Video. News. Country. Folk. Rock.

Keith Richards Turns 70


By God, he made it!


Video. News. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

VIDEO: Gregg Allman, the National, and Stephen Colbert Perform "Silver Bells"


Gregg Allman and members of the National joined Stephen Colbert on December 16 in his new segment "Christmas Carol Week" to perform their rendition of "Silver Bells."


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

The Wild Feathers Announce Winter Tour Dates


The Nashville five-piece group the Wild Feathers will start the new year on the road, touring to support their self-titled debut album. 


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VIDEO: Iron & Wine, Calexico, and Kathleen Edwards Cover the Pogues' "Fairytale of New York"


Watch an acoustic-driven performance of the Pogues' holiday classic.


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SUNDAY SHOWCASE: Ryley Walker - "The West Wind"


Emerging artist Ryley Walker draws heavily on psych-folk from decades past.


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

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