Volume 76 / Summer 2013
Cover Story: All-New, All-Mahogany 500s
We build upon the rich heritage of all-mahogany guitars with new models that fuse vintage character with signature Taylor playability. Also: Mahogany-top 300s.
Play Like You: You've been cribbing from your guitar heroes long enough. Shawn Persinger helps you develop an expressive voice all your own.
Backstage Pass: Allen Stone
The young, dynamic soul singer talks about discovering Stevie Wonder, his love of soul music, and his feeling-based creative approach.
Wet Guitar Woes: While dry conditions can hurt a guitar, long periods of high humidity can also lead to problems. Here are some symptoms and solutions.
Grand Orchestra 718e / 818e: Two new rosewood/spruce models expand the Grand Orchestra family, unleashing a lush sound that’s loaded with sonic detail.