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.
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 , and our offering of instruments
is as eclectic as her career, with
acoustic and electric guitars, plus a
One man's trash... Mason Williams' plexiglass
guitar and Bill Monroe's mandolin fingerboard were headed
for the dumpster when they were rescued. Click on the
photos for links to more pics and the rest of the story.
|| Three Heidens
and an Altman have just arrived, joining a
Smart 10-string fan-fret mandolin/mandola,
a Randy Wood 2-point, and a pair of Gibson
mandolas, all on the CVG MANDOLIN
PAGE. Plus a new price on our Gilchrist.
simulated marble Roscoe fretless, owned by
Garry Tallent of the E Street Band, plus a
Rich Mockingbird, a Postal Crossroad,
a Teisco, and a couple of Gibson
basses, all new on the CVG BASS PAGE.
Trainwreck named "Kitty" plus the bizarre Ludwig
Phase II synth, and new pedal gear on the CVG AMPS AND EFFECTS
Evans String Pull (an early B-bender), plus
Keith Urban's '58 Les Paul goldotp, Gretsch
Duo-Jet and Rick Combo 800, all new on the CVG ELECTRIC
PAGE. Plus a new price on our ES-225N.
|A Paul McGill resonator
guitar, a Scheerhorn L, a Dobro lap,
Melobar, a Bakelite Rick, and four
lap steels, .... all new on our page
for STEELS, RESOS
|| STEVE GILCHRIST left
a batch of mandolins with Carter Vintage in Nov.
2015, but they're all gone except for one guitar.
For an instrument from the next batch, please call
615 915 1851 or email.
| Frank Neat's
tribute to Dr. Ralph, new Hubers,
even a GTR, all new on CVG BANJO PAGE,
plus two Gibson Style 6 conversions.
Altmans, a Henderson, and Zac
Brown's Loar L-5, newly arrived on the CVG ACOUSTIC
PAGE. Meanwhile on our MARTIN
PAGE, a powerful 1934 D-18 has just
arrived, along with a D-45 Deluxe.
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 GuitarArt
| 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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