|| Mar. 28, Masterful
fingerpicking from Jonathan Brown, 7:30 pm
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.
|| A half-dozen Collings
guitars, 3 from Jimmy Edmonds and 2
from Ken Hooper, plus a pair of flat-tops
from Mark Lacey, newly arrived on the
PAGE. Meanwhile on our MARTIN
PAGE, check out the shade-top
prewar D-18, Brazilian D-45VS, Babyface
and Clapton Madagascar.
10-string fan-fret has been joined by a 1923
Loar F-5 (aka "Tiger"), along with a Randy
Wood 2-point, and 3 Gibson H-1 mandolas,
all on the CVG
MANDOLIN PAGE. Plus a new Gibson F-5G.
price on our '61 Les Paul Custom (Black Beauty),
a near-mint '56 Strat and a refinished
'60 Strat, a blond ES-175 and dot-neck
ES-330, new price on our blond ES-225,
plus Keith Urban's '58 Les Paul goldotp, all
new on the CVG
Michael Lowe Lute (sold), a bass viola
da gamba (find another in a guitar store), a
couple of dulcimers, a giant book, and a
stray violin, all on the CVG page for
|A Paul McGill resonator
guitar, a Sho-Bud Lloyd Green and a ZB
Custom D-11 pedal steel.... all new on our
page for STEELS,
RESOS and UKES.
Trainwreck named "Kitty" plus the bizarre Ludwig
Phase II synth, and new pedal gear on the CVG AMPS AND EFFECTS
| A converted
Style 5 with 40-hole archtop ring, a Nechville
Diamond Joe, Frank Neat's tribute to Dr.
Ralph, a pair of Gibson Style 6
conversions, plus new Hubers, all on
the CVG BANJO PAGE.
| It has
six strings but it's a bass - a Fender Bass VI
in custom Candy Apple Red, plus a simulated-marble
Roscoe fretless owned by Garry Tallent
of the E Street Band, a Postal Crossroad,
and a Teisco,... check 'em out on
the CVG BASS PAGE.
| 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 GuitarArt
| Killer-top R9s,
flamey R8s, an L-5CES, and a Les
Paul Custom nickel-plated, from Gibson's
Custom Shop. Can't tell you any more
unless you call or email.
|| STEVE GILCHRIST left a
batch of mandolins with Carter Vintage in Nov.
2015, but they're all gone except for one guitar.
The next batch is filling up fast. For a spot,
please call 615 915 1851 or email.
Carter Vintage T-shirts and ball caps. $20
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