September 2014 (Issue No. 261)
Which guitars will be prized in 100 years?
In This Issue
This Far, This Good
Alt-country pioneer John Doe reflects on his solo career
After 40 years, Rodney Crowell isn’t resting on his laurels
A look into the crystal ball to see which of today’s guitars will be tomorrow’s classics
Shovels & Rope dive into the acoustic deep end with ‘Swimmin’ Time’
Tiny Ruins—a big thing in the making?
Get in sync with your singing while playing
Take It Easy
Keep forgetting your capo and spare strings? You need a gig-bag checklist!
Smooth your style with a little acoustic soul
Get out of your I-IV-V chord rut…
It’s just like old times with Willie Watson’s Folk Singer Vol. 1; plus new releases by Glenn Tilbrook, Tattletale Saints, Esme Patterson, Passenger, Jorge Drexler, and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Meet Ear Trumpet’s enchanting new mic: ‘Mabel’…
Review: Martin 000-28K
With ‘Authentic’ replica, you’re gonna party like it’s 1921…
Wood is ‘immaterial’ with this graphite wonder
Review: Acoustic Image Flex System
Give your sound some real muscle…
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