"Just purchased a 2013 MD70, solid sitka spruce top with solid rosewood sides and back, guitar. I love everything about it. It looks beautiful and sounds magnificent. I really am surprised that Alvarez is not better known."
"I also believe that Alvarez's bridge design is an excellent one in that it imparts a stronger string break on the strings at the saddle because of the lowered string pins position compared to most acoustic guitar designs. Stronger string break…"
"I recently bought an Alvarez AF75 and it is an extremely nice instrument for a solid western red cedar top and all rosewood laminated back and sides.
According to Tom at St. Louis music customer service it has a 15" radius which is a bit out of…"
"Just saw Jake Shimabukuro last night ... man does that guy ROCK! I talked with him after the show (briefly ... thanks Mister Security Dude) and told him he put the lie to the "use your index finger to strum rule" I've been…"
"Just wanted to say I've spent a lot of time over the last few weeks playing a batch of Alvarez "Artist Series" guitars at their new showroom. Some nice instruments there for sure. I ended up taking the AP66SB mahogany parlour home…"