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Recreating Vintage: Bringing the McCarty 594 Instruments to the S2 Lineup

March 4, 2020

Filed Under Electrics / S2 Series / History / Meet The Model

<p>Recreating Vintage PRS S2 McCarty 594</p>

Developing an entirely new guitar, let alone three of them, is no easy task. It takes a village to pull it off paired with a significant amount of communication, dedication, and vision. To help tell the story of bringing our McCarty 594 instruments to the S2 line, we interviewed two key PRS employees who were particularly involved in this project. In this blog we explore the inspiration behind the original PRS McCarty instruments and how we brought the spirit of the McCarty 594 models to our S2 family.

The PRS Riff Contest at EarthQuaker Day 2018!

September 14, 2018

Filed Under Electrics / S2 Series / Events

<p>EarthQuaker Day PRS</p>

Each year, EarthQuaker Devices in Akron, OH throws a one-day shindig they have officially dubbed, “EarthQuaker Day.” This year PRS hosted a riff contest at EarthQuaker Day that resulted in one lucky shredder taking home their very own PRS S2 Standard 22. Read all about it here!

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.

Kids Who Rock

October 11, 2017

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

<p>Kids Who Rock</p>

One of the coolest things about music is that it transcends generations - people of any age have the opportunity to enjoy and create music. The kids we’re highlighting today just so happen to be really good at it and at a really young age. Check out this blog post as we give a shout-out to kids who rock - and rock PRS guitars at that.