Jake Allen's 'Affirmation Day' Pre-Save Giveaway

Jake Allen's 'Affirmation Day' Pre-Save Giveaway

A great new album from an outstanding player... and a chance to win a brand new Takamine!

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Franck Philippo and the Hirade TH90

Franck Philippo and the Hirade TH90

Another example of the warm, detailed, and articulate sound of Takamine's Classical and Hirade guitars.

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Congratulations to Timothy Weaver, Winner of our Thinline Sweepstakes

Congratulations to Timothy Weaver, Winner of our Thinline Sweepstakes

He chose the TSP158C-12 in See Thru Black!

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Jerry Garcia’s Takamine

Jerry Garcia’s Takamine

One of the world's most iconic and beloved guitarists turned to Takamine for acoustic performances and recordings.

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EF407 Giveaway from Premier Guitar

EF407 Giveaway from Premier Guitar

Everyone loves the EF407 all-koa guitar form our Legacy Series. Some lucky reader of Premier Guitar is going to win one.

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A Big Win for a Kenny Chesney Fan

A Big Win for a Kenny Chesney Fan

Sweepstakes winners are chosen at random, but this one seemed chosen by destiny.

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Takamine NAMM Show 2020 Preview

Takamine NAMM Show 2020 Preview

Heading to Anaheim next month? Takamine will be there with plenty of great things to see in booth 208A/B!

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Takamine’s New Thinline Series

Takamine’s New Thinline Series

With a comfortable streamlined shape and an amazing sound, there's something for everyone with the new Thinline Series.

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Takamine 12-String Setup - Requinto-Style

Takamine 12-String Setup - Requinto-Style

This musical style is muy caliente, but make sure you're using the right kind of strings and your Takamine guitar is set up the right way to avoid damage!

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Congrats to Steven Smith, Thinline Sweepstakes Winner

Congrats to Steven Smith, Thinline Sweepstakes Winner

This guy has a great new guitar heading his way soon!

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Congratulations Daniel Childs, Winner of our EF360SC TT Sweepstakes

Congratulations Daniel Childs, Winner of our EF360SC TT Sweepstakes

A worthy winner gets an amazing guitar.

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Congrats to David Chapa, GN11MCE Sweepstakes Winner

Congrats to David Chapa, GN11MCE Sweepstakes Winner

Someone's getting a sweet all-mahogany guitar. Who's next?

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Dreadnought: The Iconic Acoustic Guitar

Dreadnought: The Iconic Acoustic Guitar

Over the past 55+ years, Takamine has become one of the world leaders in dreadnought acoustic guitars. Learn more about this most classic guitar shape!

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Congratulations to Mike Yarger, Winner of the EF381DX Sweepstakes!

Congratulations to Mike Yarger, Winner of the EF381DX Sweepstakes!

This guy gets one of the finest 12-string guitars you can imagine.

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Understanding Takamine's Split-Saddle Design

Understanding Takamine's Split-Saddle Design

Learn more about one of the hallmarks of Takamine's guitar designs.

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Artist Spotlight: Kyshona

Artist Spotlight: Kyshona

This performing singer-songwriter uses her music as paths toward healing and peace.

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Humidity: Your Takamine’s Friend

Humidity: Your Takamine’s Friend

It's the time of year for dry weather to be detrimental to your acoustic guitar. Learn the steps to save it!

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Congrats to Ryan Skolasinski, our P1DC Sweepstakes Winner

Congrats to Ryan Skolasinski, our P1DC Sweepstakes Winner

This guy is going to be one happy Takamine player.

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12-Fret vs. 14-Fret Guitar Styles: Which Is Right for You?

12-Fret vs. 14-Fret Guitar Styles: Which Is Right for You?

Is there a difference between acoustics with 12 frets clear of the body versus 14? You betcha. Learn and listen, and choose what's right for you.

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The Takamine NEX Body Shape

The Takamine NEX Body Shape

Do you like the best aspects of dreadnought and jumbo-shaped guitars (except the ungainly size)? The NEX style gives it to you, in a compact and supremely playable form.

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