Player’s Choice Awards: Archtop

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The jazz-age classic gets its name from the arched top and back, and its smooth sound from violin-style F-shaped sound holes—but no matter how you shape it, our PCA award winners are a veritable arc de triomphe of archtops:

GOLD: D’Angelico

SILVER: Washburn


For more 2014 Player’s Choice Award winners, check out We’ll be adding winners in select categories throughout the month, culminating July 1 with our… drumroll, please… Guitar of the Year award!

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