Vintage Embraces the Past with New Vintage Historic Acoustic Series

Published 8 years ago on February 7, 2013

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Vintage Embraces the Past with New Vintage HistoricAcoustic Series -

The award-winning Vintage acoustic guitars stable has grownfurther, with the release of a trio of Vintage Historic Serieselectro-acoustic.

These three classy instruments may evoke aesthetic times pastwith their beautiful Vintage Burst satin open pore finishes andtheir gently curved body shapes, but they feel, play and sound likemodern classics.

The range includes a guitar for every type of acoustic player,meaning there is a Vintage Historic Series for you if you gentlyfingerpick your melodies or if you prefer to strum with friendsround a campfire at a festival.

Choose from the VE440VB orchestra model, the drop-shoulderdreadnought VE660VB, or the elegant VE880VB parlour.

All feature solid spruce tops with mahogany backs and sides,ivory white binding, mahogany neck and rosewood fingerboard, aNubone nut and saddle, and premium quality, USA-made FishmanSonicore pickups and Acoustic Matrix VT soundhole-mounted preamps(with volume and tone controls) for when you need to plug in.

The Vintage Historic Series guitars are available now, allpriced at an incredibly reasonable £299 UK RRP, so if you want toinject some sophistication into your acoustic playing, give them atry when you're next at your local music store.

Vintage VE660VB


Vintage VE880VB

Vintage Historic Series VE440/VE660/VE880 specs:

  • Top: Solid Spruce
  • Back: Mahogany
  • Side: Mahogany
  • Binding: Ivory White
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Scale: 645mm
  • Nuts/Saddle: Nubone
  • Preamp: Fishman Acoustic Matrix VT with Volume and ToneControl
  • Pickup: Fishman Sonicore
  • Tuners: Open Gear Chrome
  • Strings: High Quality USA Made
  • Finish: Satin Open Pore

Vintage is distributed worldwide by John Hornby Skewes & Co.Ltd. For more information, visit the JHS website.



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