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Behind The Scenes: Vans Warped Tour Artists

June 29, 2017

Filed Under Amplifiers / Electrics / Core Electrics / S2 Series

<p>Warped Tour PRS</p>

The Vans Warped Tour presented by Journeys is the nation’s largest traveling music festival and has been connecting fans with their favorite bands since 1995! For the musicians on the tour, Warped is one of the most aggressive touring schedules one can experience, typically spanning 41 cities in 50 days. We took the time to chat with a few artists playing PRS on this year’s tour, and learn about their favorite parts of Warped, the gear they’re using, and more!

PTC Guitar Overhaul - Artist V Model

May 22, 2017

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / PTC (PRS Tech Center)

<p>PRS Artist V Refinish</p>

The Paul Reed Smith Tech Center (PTC) is in the business of making your guitar dreams a reality. In addition to standard PRS repairs and maintenance, the PTC specializes in making unique modifications to your guitar to meet your needs as a musician. The PTC job we are exploring today features an older limited-edition PRS model called the “Artist V.” Check out the work done by the PTC below!

Missed Connections: CE 24 Standard Satin

February 7, 2017

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / Missed Connections

<p>CE 24 Standard Satin</p>

“Missed Connections” are our way of making sure you have a second chance to see all of the great limited run guitars that we make - often in small batches! This missed connection features a unique limited order-window guitar released last year, the “CE 24 Standard Satin” Check out this blog to get a closer look at this limited run and find a dealer who still has one in stock!

513 vs 408 - How Are They Different?

August 10, 2016

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics

Our 513 and 408 models both fall into a sort of “specialty” category here at PRS. While both instruments are 22 fret models with our custom body shape, they become strikingly different when you break down their electronics layout. Check out this blog post to gain some insight into how each model works and what makes them beautifully unique.

Missed Connections: 58/15 Limited Edition Custom 24

July 27, 2016

Filed Under Electrics / Core Electrics / Missed Connections

“Missed Connections” are 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 a unique limited edition guitar released last year, the “58/15 Custom 24.” Check out this blog to get a closer look at this limited run and find a dealer who still has one in stock!