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Bluegrass University: Roots Music Meets Academia


A new generation of young pickers is heading to college to hone those down-home chops


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Jason Isbell Finds Fresh Sonic Territories on 'Something More Than Free'


Jason Isbell continues his ascent toward the pantheon of roots-rock songwriters


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Indigo Girls: Tried & True


Emily Saliers—one half of the Indigo Girls—always returns to the guitar for songwriting


News. Folk. Rock. Songwriting.

Four New Martin Guitar Models Unveiled at 2015 Summer NAMM


Martin has released some beautiful new acoustics to coincide with summer NAMM


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Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About DIY Guitar Kits


No matter what your level of ambition, there’s a kit to help you build your own acoustic guitar


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Yonder Mountain String Band Takes a Giant Step Forward on New Album 'Black Sheep'


Revamped, revitalized Yonder Mountain String Band carries the flock forward


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The Quest for Tone: How to Find the Ultimate Guitar Pick


The importance of this tiny—and usually inexpensive—accessory cannot be overstated


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Emmylou Harris: Still the 'Traveling Kind'


On her latest album with longtime collaborator Rodney Crowell, Emmylou Harris turns back to songwriting


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Jerry's Way: A Look at the Grateful Dead Guitarist’s Acoustic Style


This lesson examines the trademarks of Jerry Garcia’s acoustic approach.


News. Bluegrass. Blues. Rock. Technique and Theory.

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The Grateful Dead, Unplugged


How the kings of psychedelia found their acoustic groove 


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Dead Again


AG celebrates the Grateful Dead's acoustic side


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The Gibson Brothers Pay Homage to Brother Duos on 'Brotherhood'


Bluegrass bigwigs deliver heartfelt tribute to close-harmonizing idols


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Maple Byrne Cares for Emmylou Harris’ Guitars . . . and More Than a Few of His Own


Over the past 35 years, Maple Byrne has amassed a trove of vintage fretted instruments—both coveted and obscure


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Dwight Yoakam on his New Album, 'Second Hand Heart,' and Favorite Guitars


Dwight Yoakam rocks on his new album, but his acoustic guitar is always close at hand


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Spirit Family Reunion Enlists Hard Strumming to Great Effect


Hard strumming and passion drive the religious fervor of Spirit Family Reunion’s latest album 


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Why You Should Check out our New Instructional Video Series "The 5-Minute Lesson"


We are thrilled to announce our latest guide series: The 5-Minute Lesson! Get more from your guitar wit this series of brief, insightful videos with tips on warm-up exercises, practicing, gig preparation and other useful topics.


News. Technique and Theory. Beginner. Early Intermediate.

Exclusive: Watch Christopher Paul Stelling’s Haunting New Video for ‘Dear Beast’


The acoustic troubadour fills an abandoned Brooklyn warehouse with song


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A Conversation with the CEO of Martin Guitars


C.F. Martin IV reflects on the company’s legacy and the road ahead


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Watch Garrett Pierce Perform 'Tonight' + Check Out the Lineup for Huichica


Boutique music festival takes place in Sonoma, California from June 12-13.


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Special Focus: Readers' Guitar Lust Revealed


AG asked G.A.S.-suffering readers to share their pain—what acoustic guitar would they own, if money were no object? 


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Win a Cumpiano Steel-String


Legendary luthier William Cumpiano is offering a wonderful handmade steel-string guitar as part of a charity raffle to benefit La Esperanza, a non-profit community health organization.


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Parlor Pickin’: The 2015 Guide to Buying a Parlor Guitar


The humblest of small-body models has risen from its Victorian-era roots to become one of today’s most popular acoustic guitars


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Happy Birthday, Pete Seeger!


Folk legend Pete Seeger would have been 96 on May 3.


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