Groundbreaking acoustic guitar re-design from Taylor. Brace yourselves…

The Traditional X-bracing has forever been part of the internal structure of an Acoustic guitar. there have been subtle changes in the design over the last 2 centuries, incorporating fanned bracing (See PRS’ New SE range), as well as forward-shifted bracing, (Martins Updated, Re-designed standard series) all with the goal of improving the tonal response, sustain and stability of the Acoustic … Continue reading

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Martin unveil Re-imagined standard line-up in time for NAMM 2018

C.F Martin & Co. is a Guitar company with tradition, innovation, and heritage as part of it’s DNA – It has remained a family-run company, passed down from Father to Son since 1833, and is an icon of Western music and American ideology. When you pick up a Martin, you can hear the company’s history – a company that has … Continue reading

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Brand New Model – Patrick James Eggle Macon Jr ‘Two Pigs’ – Only Three Made

In stock at Sound Affects Premier is a particularly interesting creation from Patrick James Eggle guitars. A brand new model from Patricks bespoke Oswestry workshop, the Macon Jr. is a single cut guitar based on the classic Gibson LP Junior design, but The ‘Two Pigs’ part of the name has a bit of backstory behind it. ‘The Two Pigs’ was the … Continue reading

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Release your inner Guthrie…

Guthrie Govan Signature Model has arrived! And it’s lovely. Whether it’s his Solo work, the Aristocrats, Steven Wilson, Hans Zimmer, Asia or any other project, the majority of the guitar playing world is aware of Guthrie Govan and his talents on the electric guitar. Guthrie has a reputation for being humble and refined, tastefully embellishing his music and that of … Continue reading

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Friedman Vintage-T guitars Inbound

We are eagerly anticipating the arrival of two brand new Friedman Vintage-T’s to Sound Affects Premier! With one Trans Red Vintage-T already sitting proudly in our showroom, we have one in Vintage Blonde, and another in Double Burst coming to keep it company. These guitars were designed by Dave Friedman, in partnership with Grover Jackson, the man behind Jackson Guitars. … Continue reading

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Come and CE what’s just arrived with us from PRS…

Sorry. . . I like puns. . . . Moving on! We’ve had some new arrivals from PRS which have landed in-store. January always prompts the imagination of musicians and gear lovers with the Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, California, which sees the biggest brands in the guitar and technology industry unveiling their exciting and interesting new releases for the … Continue reading