Anyone a Martin Fan? - Jemsite
All Other Guitars (including Prestige) Discussion about other Ibanez Guitars not covered in the above topics. Includes J-Custom, USA-Custom, Prestige subforum.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-22-2007, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
Moderator
 
jemaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 2,848
Reviews: 1
Anyone a Martin Fan?

As much as I love my Ibanez guitars, I am a huge Martin acoustic fan.
I've owned D-28's and 00-series as well as a Clapton Signature.

I recently acquired a Roger McGuinn Signature series HD-7. This is a limited-run D-45 with TWO G-strings! (octave apart)
It's awesome- you can sound like a 12-string, or fingerpick like a regular 6 string. Mine is number 220 and is signed inside by C.F. Martin IV, and by Roger McGuinn (The Byrds).




Anyone else a Martin fan?

-jemaholic
jemaholic is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-22-2007, 01:43 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 659
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

Yup - got me a matching pair of J-15 and J12-15.

Loving the 'hog
bikeman is offline  
post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-22-2007, 03:00 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Illinois
Posts: 53
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

D-35. It is my only acoustic. It is a great sounding guitar, but I hardly ever play it since getting my Jem.
Sybex23 is offline  
post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-22-2007, 03:42 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Mexico city
Posts: 322
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

I love martins too bad they are so expensive..(the ones I like) and also I have to bring them to Mexico ( huge case)
Randy Rhoads is offline  
post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-25-2007, 04:36 AM
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Inverness, UK
Posts: 521
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

I love Martin acoustics... probably the best out there (apart from Gibson acoustics)! A litle dear, though, but the best nonetheless.

Would love a D-28. Gibson J200 tempting too.
Shredder87 is offline  
post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-25-2007, 10:21 AM
 
kennydoe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 3,422
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

Damn. I thought we were going to be Livin' La Vida Loca in this thread
kennydoe is offline  
post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-25-2007, 03:40 PM
Moderator
 
elcid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: chicago
Posts: 9,592
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

Very cool, but bigger pictures please, and yes, Martins are great





elcid is offline  
post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-25-2007, 06:44 PM
 
michblanch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Houston Tx.
Posts: 1,195
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

Sheneneh was pretty dang funny

michblanch is offline  
post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-28-2007, 05:18 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Somerville, MA
Posts: 6,200
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

I'm not a Martin "fan" per se (as I don't prefer them exclusively over another brand, I just happened to fall for my particular guitar), but I'm absolutely in love with mine, a MC-16GTE. The thing, strung up with phosphor bronze Elixirs, sounds gorgeous. I just strum it and I feel happier.
Drew is offline  
post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-28-2007, 09:23 PM
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: NB Canada
Posts: 3,467
Re: Anyone a Martin Fan?

I would love to have a Martin. They are by far my favorite acoustics. I will own one someday.
Rotti is offline  
Reply

Tags
ibanez guitars , sounding guitar

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Martin Acoustic On the Way! jemaholic All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 6 01-03-2007 01:20 PM
FS: Martin D-28 - Beyond Mint Condition TheActuary Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 1 06-03-2006 06:04 PM
FS/T: 2005 Martin D28 - Like new! ecalcagnino Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 2 04-04-2006 04:09 PM
I got the chance to try a Martin D-41 jimbojim All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 10 06-17-2005 12:18 PM
Does anyone have the Parker video? - Martin and PRS videos a Josh Blagg All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 0 05-19-2001 06:18 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome