On the Cover


Three to Get Ready . . . .Brandi Carlile and the Hanseroth twins self-produce a powerhouse new CD.

Focus on “Have Guitar, Will Travel”

  • Traveling Hard: Musicians learn the rules of the road in pursuit of their dreams.
  • Keep Calm & Carry On: New rules for flying with an instrument remove mystery for guitarists and airlines.
  • A Buyer’s Guide to Travel Guitars.

Features and Departments

  • Live from the Living Room: Enterprising musicians are taking the house-concert concept to a whole new level.
  • Martin’s Main Man: Archivist Dick Boak provides the institutional memory for CF Martin Guitars.
  • Pickin & Singin: Welcome Trey Hensley, Nashville’s hottest young player.
  • Here’s How: How to find the perfect teacher.

Key Dates

  • Advertising reservations due  by February 13, 2015
  • Advertising materials due by February 20, 2015
  • Issue on sale April 7, 2015