|| Wednesday, Feb. 4, folk music legend Tom
Paxton (left) premiers songs from his new CD
onstage at Carter Vintage, along with songwriters
John Vezner and Don Henry, plus
virtuoso Celtic guitarist/mandolinist Robin
|Friday Feb. 6, extraordinary
mandolin music from the all-star staff of
Nashville Mandolin Camp. 7 pm
Our YouTube channel features new videos from
Guthrie Trapp, J.D. Simo, mandolin videos from
Tyler Andal, David Benedict, and Chris Thile, plus
our favorite duo - Mr. and Mrs. Dawg. Also check
video listings by artist and
||Janis Ian stopped in for one last visit
the Janis Ian collection that
are now available from Carter Vintage. The
two-time Grammy winner is lightening her
arsenal to help fund future artistic
projects as well as the Pearl Foundation,
and our offering of instruments is as
eclectic as her career, with acoustic and
electric guitars, plus a bass.
Steve Gilchrist took a minute for a family portrait
with his latest batch of instruments. Only one guitar
is still unsold. Call or EMAIL for
pricing and a place in the spring 2015 batch. We offer lessons
- former Vince Gill bandmember Jeff White has
just joined our teaching staff. We have a full-line repair
department. And we do appraisals. email Christie
or email Walter.
Click here for a list of
instruments not yet photographed.
Signed and numbered
prints of Allen Messer's iconic SRV photo,
plus Messer's photos of Johnny Cash; James A.
Willis's guitars; and Lamar Sorrento's
portraits. All on the CVG
|| A Loar
L-5, formerly owned by Zac Brown,
plus a rare maple banner-head J-45, new on
ACOUSTIC PAGE. Meanwhile on our MARTIN
PAGE, a D-45 Deluxe and an HD-28
CTB have just arrived.
special mandolin from revered guitar maker John
Zeidler, new prices on the Feb.
18, 1924 Loar and the Smart/Stern
mandolin and mandola, plus 2 from Craig Wilson,
and Martin's fanciest mandolin ever, all
new on the CVG
Red Firebird III has flown, leaving behind a
super-clean '66 Strat, a Gibson Johnny
A, and Gilchrist solidbody electrics,
all on the CVG
Check out the bizarre Ludwig
Phase II synth, new on the CVG AMPS AND EFFECTS
PAGE. plus pedal gear from Analog Alien,
Moorer, Lotus, Pedaltrain and Calton.
| Frank Neat's
tribute to Dr. Ralph, new Hubers,
even a GTR, all new on CVG BANJO PAGE,
plus two Gibson Style 6 conversions.
big time... with a rare Franklin S12,
a Sho-Bud Lloyd Green (sold), a Gibson
Console Grand, and a Harlin Bros....
all new on our page for STEELS, RESOS and UKES.
| Not a
Dali-effect from Photoshop but a cool Rocket
Science 5-string, plus a Kay S-9,
and a Sandberg lefty, all new on the CVG BASS PAGE.
| A Waddy Wachtel
Collectors Choice '60 reissue, killer-top R9s,
flamey R8s, an L-5CES, and a Les
Paul Special '56 in TV Yellow, from Gibson's
Custom Shop. Can't tell you anymore
unless you call or email.
Carter Vintage T-shirts and ball caps. $20
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