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Taylor Academy Series: Great Tone, Great Price

The Taylor Academy Series of guitars offer excellent sound and playability at a modest price.

The Martin 15 Series

Martins 15 Series of mahogany guitars are the plainest instruments they make, but they pack a sonic wallop.

Custom Taylor Guitars Made from Gryphon's Aged Maple

In the early 1970s, a lot of Gryphon's business was crafting five-string banjo necks. Gibson wasn't offering a wide variety of vintage-style five-s...

Martin Road Series Guitars

Martin's Road Series uses modern building techniques to create great sounding affordable guitars.

Eastman Mandolins: An Affordable Alternative

We mandolin pickers all love the idea of owning a vintage mandolin, but one has to admit, the price tag can be difficult to accept. Happily, in rec...

Telecasters. Lots of Telecasters.

The Telecaster is one of our favorite electric guitars. While many people think of it as the ultimate twangy country electric guitar, which it is, ...

New Nash Guitars and Basses In Stock!

We’ve stocked Nash Guitars for over 15 years and we are always excited to open one of their shipments. 

Huss and Dalton Guitar Company

The story of the Huss and Dalton Guitar Company began when Jeff Huss moved from North Dakota to Virginia in 1984 in search of good bluegrass music....

Restoring Judy Collins' Guild 12-String

“If I buy this guitar, can you restore it for me?” Now, there’s a question that ordinarily strikes fear and panic into this old heart of mine as I ...

Scheerhorn Mahogany L-Body Resonator Guitar

Tim Scheerhorn built his first resonator guitar in 1989 and almost immediately he earned a reputation for making incredible sounding guitars. This ...

Why We Buy Multiple Guitars

Richard Johnston-(Published in Premier Guitar Magazine, April 2018)This article was inspired by a conversation with a long time friend of the shop,...

Taylor’s New “V-Class” Top Bracing

We are very excited to announce the arrival of Taylor’s new V-Class series of guitars here at Gryphon. Named for the distinctive shape of the new b...