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PRS & Music Education: An Interview with Colin McAllister // The Great Courses

November 30, 2018

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / Tips & Education

<p>Colin McAllister - The Great Courses</p>

Paul Reed Smith and our company believe that guitar building is an ongoing process of discovery. In the same way, we believe guitar playing is an ongoing process of discovery. And of course to be discovering means you need to be learning! In this blog post series, we interview music educators who love PRS and have educated tens of thousands of musicians.

What’s Life Like For Artists on the Vans Warped Tour?

July 14, 2018

Filed Under Acoustics / SE Acoustics / Electrics / Core Electrics / S2 Series / SE Electrics / Events

<p>Vans Warped Tour 2018</p>

For artists and fans alike, the Vans Warped Tour is a bit magical; there is really nothing like it as bands travel together to play in 38 cities in 46 days. As you can imagine, the schedule and sheer effort it takes to pull-off a traveling tour of this magnitude is grueling. We caught up with a few PRS artists on this year’s tour to get the scoop on what it’s really like.

Tyler Larson’s PRS SC245 Overhauled on Phillip McKnight’s “Sharpen My Axe”

April 2, 2018

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / Tips & Education

<p>Sharpen My Axe</p>

Musician, guitar teacher, and YouTuber Tyler Larson (Music Is Win) recently sent his beloved SC245 10-Top to a fellow musician, YouTuber, and former PRS dealer, Phillip McKnight. Phil hosts a cool segment on his YouTube channel called, “Sharpen My Axe” where he overhauls and updates instruments to a new and beautiful working condition.  Check out all the “axe sharpening” in this story!