A Chat with Dick Boak, A Martin Guitar Legend
Our very own Paul Decker (owner of Music Villa) had the pleasure of sitting down with Dick Boak from Martin Guitars as he was in town for a Music Villa event. Dick recently announced his retirement from Martin Guitars and he shares some of his career highlights and most memorable artists he's collaborated with over an expansive career.
Martin D-BOAK Limited Edition Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
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Boak teamed up with Martin to create the unique D-Boak signature Martin Dreadnought. This special Martin highlights the artwork of Boak, depicting the Martin Factory while showing the craftsmanship of the scalloped X bracing, made famous by Martin.
The MV Custom Big Boy Martin Offers Big Tone with Inspiration from 1936.
In 1936 Martin introduced the iconic D-45 dreadnought. During the manufacturing 2 of them, yes only 2, happen to have a larger bout. These extremely rare guitars are the inspiration for Music Villa's collaboration with Martin to create the Martin D-18 & HD-28 "Big Boy" MV Custom.
Did You know? 5 Facts About the Gibson Hummingbird Acoustic Guitar
When it comes to Gibson acoustics, one of the most recognizable models in their extensive history is the Hummingbird. It's ornate pickguard and square shoulders make it instantly recognizable on any stage.
The Hummingbird is one of the most popular Gibson Acoustic models, but did you know?
The New Martin 0X2MAE "0" Body Acoustic Guitar
The New Martin OX2MAE is a small bodied guitar that you will fall in love with. Sporting a "0" size body, the OX2MAE is an HPL (High-Pressure Laminate) guitar that is built to sound great and withstand the abuse of everyday play and gigging.