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A Special Limited Edition Handcrafted Guitar Celebrating Takamine’s 60th Anniversary
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Takamine Preamp Shootout with Jake Allen
Our pal Jake Allen made this video to show off the unique tones and responsiveness of several of our acclaimed Takamine preamplifiers. Most of our preamp modules can be swapped out to different guitars if you’re looking for a...Read more
How to Restring Your Steel-String Acoustic Guitar
It doesn't matter if you're a beginner or have played acoustic guitar for years and years... there's a right way to most effectively restring your steel-string guitar. Takamine's Tom Watters is here to give you a definitive...Read more
Thinline Series TSP178AC FCB Demo by Jake Allen
Here's acoustic whiz Jake Allen with a demo of the TSP178AC in Faded Cherry Sunburst, part of Takamine's acclaimed Thinline Series guitars. Crafted by hand in Japan, these guitars offer a winning combination of outstanding...Read more
G Series GD35CE PW & GD35CE-12 PW Demo by Jake Allen
Available as both the 6-string GD35CE and 12-string GD35CE-12, these striking pearl white dreadnought cutaways are bold and robust sounding guitars in Takamine's high-value G-Series. Enjoy this demo of both by Jake Allen!...Read more
WInner's Circle: GD51CE Sweepstakes
Thousands of people entered our recent GD51CE Sweepstakes, but there could be only one winner, and it's Harold Pedraza of Brentwood, NY. Harold is going to be one happy camper when he gets his new G Series guitar and...Read more
David Lindley (1944-2023)
Photo credit: Art Brewer It is with real sadness and a sense of great loss that we at Takamine learn of the great David Lindley’s passing. And while we wish to express as much, effectively eulogizing the legendary...Read more
Maddie Rice: From Colbert to SNL with her Takamine
This brilliant young guitarist has already been seen in the house band of two huge TV shows, and will just keep getting better along with her Takamine P6N....
Eagles Announce 2022 Hotel California Extended Tour Dates
The Eagles – Don Henley, Joe Walsh, and Timothy B. Schmit, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill – have extended the Hotel California 2022 Tour with even more concert dates being added. Each show will feature the iconic Hotel...Read more
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The EF381DX starts with arguably one of the most popular 12-string guitars ever made, the EF381SC, and adds beautiful "Deluxe" appointments such as strikingly colorful abalone purfling, abalone rosette, Gotoh tuners with...Read more
This striking pearl white 12-string dreadnought cutaway is a bold and robust sounding guitar in Takamine's high-value G-Series. Finished in elegant gloss pearl white, the guitar features black/white/black binding over the...Read more
The EF381SC 12-string dreadnought is handcrafted in our pro series facility that has been building precision quality instruments over five decades. The versatility of this guitar begins with its solid spruce top that can play...Read more
Takamine's top-line Pro Series P3DC-12 presents rich dreadnought 12-string tone with peerless Takamine style and performance. With resonant tonewoods, elegant appointments, smooth playability and state-of-the-art electronics,...Read more
The EF341SC dreadnought is handcrafted in our pro series facility that has been building precision quality instruments over five decades. This guitar has been the choice of pro musicians of all genres. The versatility of this...Read more
The TC132SC is handcrafted in our pro series facility that has been building precision quality instruments over five decades. This nylon string classical guitar pays homage to traditional classical instruments and follows...Read more
With deluxe appointments, solid-top construction and great performance features including a Venetian-style cutaway and Takamine electronics system, the GD51CE is built to bring your music center stage. Ready for the demands...Read more
With its mighty jumbo body style, solid-top construction, stunning cosmetic features and premium electronics, the GJ72CE is a commanding acoustic/electric guitar that is built to perform. Featuring a solid spruce top and...Read more
In celebration of our historic 60th anniversary, Takamine Guitars brings you “THE 60TH”, a very special limited-edition guitar that will be available at select Takamine dealers. THE 60TH will be a coveted guitar for serious...Read more
60th Anniversary Model
In the early days of Takamine’s 60 year history, there was a model made of Hawaiian koa that adapted the classical body shape to an x-braced concert steel string with a cutaway. LTD2022 takes this early Takamine guitar...