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Missed Connections // 30th Anniversary “Vine” McCarty & Custom 22

by PRS Guitars on May 24, 2016

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / Missed Connections

Every once in a while on our blog you’ll see a post titled “missed connections.” It’s our way of making sure you have a second chance to see all of the great limited run guitars that we make - often in very small batches! This “missed connection” features two special guitars we made for our 30th Anniversary, the “Vine” McCarty & Custom 22. Get a closer look here!

Behind-The-Scenes: PRS Body Sanding

by PRS Guitars on May 6, 2016

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics

A vast amount of work goes into the production of a PRS guitar, but today we are going to focus in on just one step in the process, body sanding. If you’ve ever wondered how we do it and why there’s so much attention to detail, hopefully this blog will provide some answers!

PRS Collection Series - A Retrospective

by PRS Guitars on April 29, 2016

Filed Under Acoustics / Electrics / History

When most people think of the pinnacle of PRS quality, they think of our Private Stock department - a small team of luthiers in our Maryland shop crafting build-to-order instruments for individual customers. When Paul Reed Smith assumed direct leadership over Private Stock in 2009, he conceptualized a unique idea for the department. Paul’s idea was to create the Collection Series, a limited set of instruments built with the best of the best Private Stock materials and with specifications laboriously designed by Paul himself. Read more about the collection series in this blog post!

Meet The Dealer - GoDpsMusic!

by PRS Guitars on April 27, 2016

Filed Under Meet The Dealer

Our dealer network is important to us here at PRS Guitars! After all, they’re the folks taking care of our guitars after we make them and before they get into our customer’s hands! We started “Meet the Dealer” so you can get an inside peek at some of the shops that sell PRS Guitars. In this blog, check out our interview with GoDpsMusic in Newbury Park, California!

Missed Connections // Private Stock 30th Anniversary Custom 24

by PRS Guitars on April 22, 2016

Filed Under Electrics / Private Stock Electrics

Every once in a while on our blog you’ll see a post titled “missed connections.” It’s our way of making sure you have a second chance to see all of the great limited run guitars that we make - often in very small batches! This “missed connection” features the Private Stock 30th Anniversary Custom 24 - a small batch run of only 60 pieces worldwide! Get a closer look in this blog post and see where they’re still available!

Meet the Family of PRS SE Acoustic Guitars!

by PRS Guitars on April 20, 2016

Filed Under Acoustics / SE Acoustics

If you’re a guitarist, having a reliable, smooth playing, and awesome sounding acoustic is a must. Acoustic guitars have an unmistakable voicing that goes great with bonfires on the beach, jam sessions at home, and camping with your friends. We believe there’s an acoustic for everyone, all you need to do is find your perfect fit. PRS offers four acoustic models, all beautiful sounding, yet uniquely different. Check them out in this blog post!