Acoustic Guitar Community

Welcome to the Acoustic Guitar Community.


Martin Owners

For those who own one or more Martin guitars, those who want to own a Martin, or those who just like talking about Martins

Members: 503
Latest Activity: Oct 24

Discussion Forum

My first and probably last Martin! - DCPA5K 27 Replies

Started by Tony K.. Last reply by Sheldon Migwans Aug 25.

What's in a name? DX1 ? 63 Replies

Started by Ron Lane. Last reply by Ron Khoo Jul 3.

New life for my J40 4 Replies

Started by Steve Widmeyer. Last reply by Steve Widmeyer Mar 29.

Comment Wall


You need to be a member of Martin Owners to add comments!

Comment by Edward Sparks on November 15, 2011 at 3:16pm

Guy, I just went to the site with the three pictures and those two protesters holding the Martins you are refferring to are none other than two of my musical heros, David Crosby and Graham Nash of C,S,N & sometimes Y!!!  Very cool, but then if two Martins players are going to show up at a protest, I would expect it to be them!  Thanks so much for the link!!!  Edwawrd 

Comment by Guy Carlsen on November 15, 2011 at 11:19am

@Michael  I stand corrected, two Martin guitars were carried to the site by their owners (though I have no proof that they actually owned those specific guitars).

Comment by Michael S. Jackson on November 15, 2011 at 10:32am

With any due respect, I don't believe "Martin guitars have joined the protest" is accurate or at the very least - misleading. I have not seen anything from Martin regarding their support of the mobs. I suspect if it was true there would be a lot of people no longer supporting Martin.

Or did you mean there have been people photographed at the mobs who were playing Martin guitars?

Comment by Guy Carlsen on November 15, 2011 at 6:28am
Comment by Guy Carlsen on November 15, 2011 at 6:28am

@ Edward, here's a link to three pictures that nicely show off the guitars and the players.  Enjoy.

Comment by Edward Sparks on November 15, 2011 at 4:20am

Hey Guy, can you provide us a link to the picture?  Thanks!  Edward

Comment by Guy Carlsen on November 14, 2011 at 9:44pm

Just saw a picture of Crosby and Nash playing for the Occupy Wall Street crowd. Martin guitars have joined the protest.

Comment by Edward Sparks on November 14, 2011 at 8:12am

Hey Adriaan,

Over the years I don't even think Martin has kept their models straight...and if you think they are confused, you should study Gibson model history!!!!  You are among friends here!  

Comment by Adriaan N Roggeveen on November 13, 2011 at 5:45pm

Martin has more models than 5th Avenue NY...though I do appreciate the latitude. Most groups would have brought out the horses and the ropes. I suppose that we actually do have a very special "fellowship" the most inclusive and non-discriminatory way. I have no idea what a "gender neutral" term is correct. In my generation that meant "pain and no fun after." But my mind usual...:-) Thanks friend, I needed the reassurance..<.:-)

Comment by Jud Hair on November 13, 2011 at 4:30pm

Nick --- 00 ... 0 ...what's one little "0" among friends? 


Members (503)


Check Out the Latest in Acoustic Guitar

Free e-newsletter!

Sign up for Acoustic Guitar Weekly—the weekly e-mail newsletter that delivers coverage of players and gear, lessons and technique tips, and advice about performing and recording. Get it now!




Be alerted to the latest articles on, including lessons, CD, guitar, and gear reviews, how-to tips, and player profiles.

© 2015   Created by Acoustic Guitar.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service