"The Carters are selling some killer instruments" --
Timm Kummer, Facebook, 4/6/13
1-5 pm Sundays
This Flatiron bouzouki has sold, but we have many
more instruments from the Steve Earle
collection, all with a signed letter
J.D. Simo's enjoyment of a super-rare Dumble
Overdrive Deluxe amp on the Carter Vintage YouTube
channel. Also check out guitar videos from Guthrie
Trapp, mandolin videos from Tyler Andal, David
Benedict, and Chris Thile, and banjo videos from
Charlie Cushman, 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
offered by 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 bass.
We offer lessons - former Vince Gill
bandmember Jeff White
has joined our teaching staff. We have a full-line repair
department. And we do appraisals.
It's gettin' loud in here... Visit our Amps page for more
on the Dumble OD Special and super-rare OD
Deluxe owned by Keith Urban. And on
our new Marshalls
page, check out the whitefront, the
offset, the Mini-Bluesbreaker, the
Series 1 Bluesbreaker and more.
|| One of only two petite-bouche
Django style guitars made by John Monteleone,
pre-Norlin J-200s, a prewar L-Century
and L-00, and a Kurt Gisclair, all
new on the CVG
ACOUSTIC PAGE... plus a super clean 1948
D-18 and new prices on our '35 and '38
D-18s .... check 'em out on our MARTIN
in... a Dallas Arbiter Fuzzface, joined by
an original Klon Centaur, and pedals by Jetter,
J. Rockett, Mythos Wampler, and more, all on
EFFECTS PAGE. And don't miss the Gretsch
Playboy Wah and the Ludwig Phase II
9 Loar F-5 heads the list of new arrivals on
MANDOLIN PAGE. It's joined by a new Giacomel,
a Derrington-signed F-5L a new Ellis F,
and the first mandolin to bear the Nugget
The Margaret Boote custom RB-4/Florentine has
sold, but check out our pristine prewar TB-18
on the CVG BANJO
PAGE along with some outstanding Enoch
open-backs and a Gibson RB-3 with
J.D. Crowe's signature on the head.
pair of Scheerhorns join the Paul
McGill resonator guitar (left), the Sho-Bud
Lloyd Green and the ZB Custom D-11
pedal steel.... all new on our page for STEELS, RESOS and UKES.
|| A Vox
Phantom XII - in Stereo, no less -
leads the parade of super cool guitars newly
arrived on the CVG ELECTRIC
PAGE. Check out the Postals, Epis,
Kents, Duesenberg, Teisco and the Hagstrom.
Plus a Fender Match Set in quilted
maple, a near-mint '56 Strat, and
new Bluesman relics.
out the great relic'd basses from Bluesman
Vintage, along with a Fender Bass VI in
Candy Apple Red and a simulated-marble
finish on a Roscoe Fretless, new on
the CVG BASS PAGE.
Michael Lowe lute (sold), a bass viola
da gamba (find another in a guitar store), a
couple of dulcimers, a giant guitar book,
and a stray violin, all on the CVG page for
| 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
| We've got 'em.
Please call or email.
|| STEVE GILCHRIST left a
batch of mandolins with Carter Vintage in Nov.
2014, but they're all gone now. The next batch is
spoken for, too. For pricing info and a place on
the list, please call 615 915-1851 or email.
Carter Vintage T-shirts and ball caps. $20
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