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Acoustic Guitar Magazine December 2018 Issue Preview

**Features Holiday Shopping Guide!** Special Focus: Hawaii and the Guitar We zero in on the history and impact of Hawaiian guitar and how it changed popular music of the 20th century while paving the way for the guitar explosion that swept the United States in the 1920s. Plus, learn how to play a Hawaiian slack-key […]

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Acoustic Guitar Magazine November 2018 Issue Preview

**Features Holiday Shopping Guide!** Special Focus: Next-Generation Fingerstyle Artists A fresh crop of young fingerstyle guitarists—Christie Lenée, Brooks Robertson, Daniel Bachman, Sarah Louise, and Gwenifer Raymond—share their many and varied inspirations and techniques and talk about their gear. Includes exclusive videos, as well as standard notation and tablature.   Features and Departments Guitar Talk: guitarist, […]

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The Results Are In – 2018 Acoustic Guitar Audience Study

We recently reached out to Acoustic Guitar audience members through e-mail and social media to ask them about their musical activities, related media consumption, shopping habits, and other demographics. More than 3,500 guitarists completed the survey! Our audience members are researching and planning their next gear purchases right now – are they considering your products? […]

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Acoustic Guitar Magazine October 2018 Issue Preview

On the Cover: Laurence Juber AG sits down with Laurence Juber, the former Wings sideman, solo guitar virtuoso, and session musician, in his Los Angeles area studio, where he demonstrates the techniques and concepts behind his smart approach to the guitar. Plus, learn Juber’s solo guitar arrangement of the Beatles’ “Day Tripper.”   Features and […]

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Acoustic Guitar Magazine September 2018 Issue Preview

**This issue will receive bonus distribution at Sister’s Folk Festival** On the Cover: Lutherie Shows Custom guitar exhibitions are popping up all over these days. What are they, where are they, and why should you attend?   Special Focus: The Guitar in Spain Many significant developments in guitar design and technique, and many important performers and […]

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Acoustic Guitar Magazine August 2018 Issue Preview

**This issue will receive bonus distribution at Summer NAMM** Special Focus: The Learning Issue—Seeing the Big Picture We delve into the skills acoustic guitarists should learn, but often neglect, in order to improve their musicianship on the whole—including how to find the right teacher, how to develop aural skills, and how specialized guitar notation works.   […]

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