When it comes to steel-bodied resonator guitars, the original National Triolian is an icon. This particular example at Greenwoods Music in Liverpool matches the year and look of the Triolian used famously by Rory Gallagher, and exemplifies everything we love about the model. Produced from tothe Triolian was built with a wood body for its first two years of production before the switch to steel in
Private vintage guitar collector. Pictures, history for Dobro metal body resonator vintage guitars from to The Dobro is a single cone resonator guitar that is easily confused at first glace with the single cone National guitars.
Washburn Revival Series Resonator. Parlor body, distressed bronze hardware; Washburn pre-war detailing. Hardshell case included.
I've just picked up the November issue of the magazine and am chuffed to see JJ of Kaleo praising his Runes and 16 Marrakech resonators, and their contribution to the Kaleo sound. Buy the magazine to see the full article! Pete Turner is one of the UK's top specialist custom guitar builders. Here you will find information about his range of custom, handbuilt resonator guitars, electric guitars and acoustic guitars.
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A resonator guitar or resophonic guitar is an acoustic guitar that produces sound by conducting string vibrations through the bridge to one or more spun metal cones resonatorsinstead of to the guitar's sounding board top. Resonator guitars were originally designed to be louder than regular acoustic guitars, which were overwhelmed by horns and percussion instruments in dance orchestras. They became prized for their distinctive tone, however, and found life with bluegrass music and the blues well after electric amplification solved the problem of inadequate volume.
Internal wood bracing gives the guitar durability without compromising its hollow body sound, and a through-body neck design ensures a stable playing…. Colour: Vintage Brown. Each body is hand painted to capture the look of the originals. Its contructed with a maple neck, bound ebony fretboard, and nickel-plated brass body which is capped by the distinctive "chicken foot" coverplate.