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PRS Experience 2016 Recap!

by PRS Guitars on June 9, 2016

Filed Under Events

What a weekend - PRS Experience 2016 was a blast! We celebrated a mutual love of guitars with PRS fans from all over the world and heard some incredible music from our PRS artists. Check out this blog for a full recap of the event!

SE Acoustic Factory Authorized Summer Sale!

by PRS Guitars on June 1, 2016

Filed Under Acoustics / SE Acoustics

Shorts, sandals, and sunlight aren’t the only things to look forward to this summer! We’re excited to announce our SE Acoustic Factory Authorized Summer Sale! From June 1st through July 31st, you can pick up any of the PRS SE acoustic models for an awesome price!

PRS at “The Music Experience!”

by PRS Guitars on May 31, 2016

Filed Under Events

For the past few years, PRS has partnered up with “The Music Experience” at a handful of big music festivals across the country. The Music Experience is a concert tour and playground for musicians to see, feel, and hear the latest gear from PRS. Learn more about it here!

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!

An Inside Look at 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!