Looking for a great acoustic guitar, at a great value? Whether for your own musical journey or as a gift this holiday season, these guitars are some of the best we have to offer.

Michael Kelly Forte Exotic JE Acoustic-Electric Guitar

The Michael Kelly Forte Port Exotic is an exceptionally unique acoustic-electric, offered at an ultra-affordable price. The body is made of okume and satin-finished. The mahogany neck is also satin-finished and shaped in Modern “C” profile for even more comfort. Michael Kelly’s Port technology utilizes an offset soundhole for enhanced resonance and an extreme cutaway delivers extra comfort. Discrete Fishman electronics make the Forte Exotic a gig-ready instrument.

 

 

Ibanez AEWC11 Acoustic-Electric Guitar

Get a lot of bang for your buck with this incredible acoustic-electric guitar from Ibanez! If you’re a beginner guitarist looking for your first instrument, this guitar’s spruce top and sapele back and sides will give you a beautiful even tone. Thanks to the included Fisman Sonicore pickup and Ibanez AEQ-SP1 preamp, you can plug this guitar into your interface or PA to record and play at louder volumes, as well as detail your tone to your liking! Sound aside, this guitar looks stunning whether you choose the natural browned burst high gloss or transparent charcoal burst. Lastly, restringing this guitar is a breeze thanks to the top loading bridge so you never have to worry about pesky bridge pins!

 

 

 

Epiphone Performer PR-5E Acoustic-Electric Guitar

As the old adage goes, “don’t fix what ain’t broke”! Epiphone took that in stride seeing as this guitar has existed for 20 years and keeps on ticking! It the perfect guitar for anyone who loves playing chords thanks to the large lower bout which projects wonderful bass and mid-range. Whether you have this beauty plugged in or not, it’s sound is stellar thanks in part to the select spruce top, hand-scalloped x-bracing, mahogany back and sides, as well as a select mahogany neck. Should you decide to plug this guitar in, it’s built-in Fishman electronics will help get the job done with style and ease!

 

 

Yamaha F325D Acoustic Guitar

If you’re looking for a guitar that gives you a ton of bang for your buck, look no further than the F325D from Yamaha! Between the laminated spruce top, sapele back and sides, nato neck, and matching rosewood fingerboard and bridge, you’re getting wood appointments that are found on guitars 3 and 4 times it’s price! All of those woods combined gives you a guitar that not only sounds great but feels excellent! Additionally, although this guitar is targeted towards beginners, it can very easily be a guitar that lasts you a lifetime and will only sound and play better over the years!

 

 

Carlo Robelli P505 Travel Acoustic Guitar

Carlo Robelli P505 Travel Acoustic GuitarIf you’re looking for a guitar that you can bring to a party or campfire without worrying about anything happening to your absolute pride-and-joy acoustic, then it’s worth having the P505 in your collection. At an incredibly affordable price, you can still have a blast playing your favorite songs and having them sound good thanks to Carlo Robelli’s’ craftsmanship. Although it has a small form factor, it’s solid sitka spruce top and walnut back and sides make this sound like a canon! Not only does it small body make it incredibly comfortable to hold regardless of the guitarist but the nato neck’s smaller 23.5″ scale length makes it easy to play whether you’re doing simple chords or banging out your favorite riffs! Best of all, it comes with a padded gig bag so you can take it wherever you please with safety and ease!

 

 

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